DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table
In accordance with the DOT Hazardous Materials Regulations 49 CFR Part 172 Subpart H.
“This HMT short course is a good quick training which helped me to brush up by knowledge and refresh my memory of the DOT’s rules.”
Zane Johns, Transportation Supervisor, Hazardous Chemicals
“This course was well detailed and helped me add to my knowledge about the Hazardous Material Tables and how to use them.”
David Seers, Hazmat Operations
"I was able to take this course online at my convenience and the importance of the Hazmat table was well explained to make it easy to understand."
Amanda Cains, Supply Chain Supervisor
"Recently I enrolled in this Hazmat training to keep updated on safety hazards. It was well created."
Jesse Bryan, Warehouse Trainee
Our DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table course is designed for hazmat employers and hazmat employees who require in-depth knowledge of the Hazardous Materials Table (HMT) in order to ensure compliance with federal regulations.
The process of complying with the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) centers on the HMT.
The HMT indicates the requirements for preparing hazardous materials for transportation, including identification, packaging, labeling, and other requirements specific to different modes of transportation.
This function specific training will broaden the learner’s knowledge of the HMT acquired during the DOT Hazmat Transportation: General Awareness Training.
Some of the benefits of HAZWOPER OSHA Online Training
Once the required study time of the DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table training has been completed, you can take the final exam. When you pass the final exam, you will receive an electronic course completion certificate that will be emailed to you immediately.
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- Email: info@HAZWOPER-OSHA.com
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This course is taken entirely online, and the material can be accessed anywhere, anytime from a computer, iPad®, iPhone®, or an Android® device of your choice. All you need is a fast internet connection and access to a web browser. All of our courses are built using HTML 5, making them more compatible with the browser on your mobile device (e.g., smartphone or tablet).
Our Learning Management System tracks your progress, allowing you to switch between your computer and mobile device without retaking any training content.
The core objective of the DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table course is to familiarize workers with the function specific training requirements of 49 CFR Part 172 Subpart H.
After completion of the DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table course the learner will be able to:
- Understand the purpose and applicability of the Hazardous Materials Regulations;
- Discuss the applicability of the Hazardous Materials Table to different groups of people
- Identify and interpret the information found in Columns 1 through 10 of the Hazardous Materials Table;
- Define materials classified as hazardous substances and marine pollutants; and
- Understand how Appendices A and B to 49 CFR Section 172.101 can be used to prepare packages for transportation.
2 Hour DOT Training: The Hazmat Table Course Syllabus
This course consists of 2 modules broken down into 3 lessons. Students are required to take each lesson in sequential order as listed below.
DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training - The Hazmat Table: Introduction
Module 1: Hazardous Materials Regulations
- Lesson 1: Regulatory Overview
Module 2: Hazardous Materials Table
- Lesson 2: Hazardous Materials Table – Part 1
- Lesson 3: Hazardous Materials Table – Part 2
This course is designed by OSHA Certified Outreach Trainers and is updated and reviewed as soon as new requirements or regulations are issued by OSHA, DOT, and other regulatory agencies. The course meets the compliance requirements of the United States Department of Transportation Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR; 49 CFR Parts 171-180).
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Once the course is completed, you will immediately be able to download, save, or print your Course Completion Certificate in PDF format.
A Final Note
In order to ensure compliance with federal regulations, always consult a current copy of the HMR and any subsequent final rules published in the Federal Register.
It is important to remember that attending a training course on its own will not make a worker competent. Competence is developed over time by implementing the knowledge acquired through a training course to on-the-job work processes. Therefore, in addition to this online course it is important that you receive additional on-site training from your employer.
As an employer, do you want to train your employees as a team? Do your employees want to learn from a qualified instructor?
HAZWOPER OSHA offers customized group instructor-led training (ILT). We facilitate virtual training for groups of all sizes, led by OSHA-authorized trainers who guide individuals through the key topics of the DOT Hazmat Function Specific The Hazmat Table (HMT) Training as per the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) 49 CFR Part 172 Subpart B.
We can customize this DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table course with your workplace-specific requirements so you can quickly and easily meet your workplace safety and health training goals.
Rates for the ILT course depends on the number of participants and changes required (if any) to the course content.
- Course(s) of your choice,
- Preferred date for scheduling the training, and
- Number of employees expected to be trained.
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In-Person Group Training
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- Preferred date(s) for the training,
- Location for the training, and
- Number of expected participants.
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As experts in the field of safety training, we at HAZWOPER OSHA Training are aware of the various methods employers use to train their employees. Therefore, we are prepared to develop customized SCORM packages to suit your organization’s safety training needs. As such, we can convert this online DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table course into a SCORM package to enable you to train your employees using your company’s LMS, making training accessible and hassle-free.
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The process of complying with the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR; 49 CFR Parts 171-180 centers on the Hazardous Materials Table (HMT). The HMT indicates the requirements for preparing hazardous materials for transportation, including identification, packaging, labeling, and other requirements specific to different modes of transportation. Therefore, hazmat employers and hazmat employees must be thoroughly familiar with the information set forth in the HMT in order to ensure compliance with federal regulations.
Hazmat training requirements are outlined in Subpart H of Part 172 of the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR).
This particular DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table course will enable employees to gain a more in-depth understanding of the various packaging, labeling, marking and other specific requirements for the transportation of hazardous materials as recommended by the Hazardous Materials Table (HMT).
Hence, all hazmat employers and employees who prepare hazardous materials for shipment or engage in the actual commercial transportation of hazardous materials must receive adequate training to understand and interpret the requirements set forth in the HMT.
This DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table course is specifically suited to:
- To broaden the knowledge of individuals who have completed our 4-hour DOT Hazmat Transportation: General Awareness Training course.
- Workers involved in the design, manufacture, inspection, maintenance, reconditioning, repair, or testing of a package, container, or packaging component that is used for the storage and transportation of hazardous materials in commerce;
- Employees handling hazardous materials packages at any point in the transportation value chain; and
- Personnel who package and indicate by labeling and marking that a hazardous material being transported in commerce is present in a package.
The DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table course is in compliance with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) of and specifically includes guidance pertaining to 49 CFR Part 172 Subpart B
For both general and function specific guidance on the U.S. DOT’s hazmat regulations, enroll for our 10-Hour DOT Hazmat Transportation: Advanced General Awareness Training course.
Yes. Employees whose job function directly affects the safe transportation of hazardous materials must receive training within 90 days after employment or a change in job function.
Hazmat employees must receive recurrent training at least once every three years. For employees involved in the transportation of hazardous materials by air, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requires recurrent training once every two years.
In addition, according to 49 CFR 172.702(b), the DOT Hazmat Function Specific Training: The Hazmat Table Training certification must also be updated whenever the DOT issues a new regulation or revises any existing regulations. No employee can perform any activities under the new or revised DOT regulations unless he/she has undergone training which incorporate the new and/or revised rules and regulations.