December Hazmat Training in Chicago, St. Louis, & more!
See the schedule for complete DOT (ground), IATA (air), and IMDG (ocean) hazmat shipper training here.
Questions about who needs hazmat training? Watch the video here.
With 2017 only weeks away, shippers face changing 49 CFR hazmat regulations—including major updates finalized by PHMSA this year. Hazmat shipping mistakes are now more costly than ever: PHMSA raised its penalties for hazmat shipping violations this year from $75,000 per day, per violation to $77,114 per day, per violation.
Failure to provide hazmat training for employee is now punishable by a $463 fine per employee, per day.
Led by an expert, full-time Lion instructor, the two-day 49 CFR (DOT ground) hazmat shipper workshop, DOT Hazmat Ground Shipper Certification comes to the Midwest on the following dates:
Cleveland December 1-2
Pittsburgh December 5-6
St. Louis December 7-8
Chicago December 12-14
IATA DGR Air Shipper Training
Compliance with IATA’s 58th Edition Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) is mandatory as of January 1, 2017. Following the two-day ground shipper workshop, stay for one day of training on the 2017 IATA/ICAO air shipping requirements in Pittsburgh on December 7, St. Louis on December 9, and Chicago on December 14. Build on your 49 CFR expertise and learn the latest IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (2017) to ensure the safe transport of dangerous goods by air.
IMDG Code Training for Ocean Shippers
Learn the latest unique IMDG Code rules for hazmat ocean shipments—including container stowage and segregation requirements, rules for marine pollutants, and more. A one-day workshop on the unique IMDG Code rules for dangerous goods ocean shippers comes to Pittsburgh on December 8 and Chicago on December 15.
Find out more about the full four-day hazmat shipper program for ground, air, and vessel shippers here. See the full workshop agendas, CEUs offered, and more.
Why Shippers Choose Lion for Hazmat Training
Every year, thousands of DG shippers—from new hires to seasoned hazmat professionals—choose Lion Technology for engaging, effective hazmat training for many reasons:
- Expert instructors who teach the real-world meaning of the hazmat rules
- Course content and resources that are always up to date
- Collaboration, discussion, and exercises that drive home critical concepts
- Students earn CEU’s and maintain professional certifications (IHMM, ABIH, NEHA, REHS, and more)
- Full year of Membership for ongoing compliance support and updates, including the Finder Q&A service
- Training Certificate recognized by DOT inspectors nationwide
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Lion is at the top of the industry in compliance training. Course content and structure are updated frequently to make annual re-training enjoyable. I like that Lion has experts that I can contact for 1 year after the training.
Very good. I have always appreciated the way Lion Tech develops, presents and provides training and materials.
The exercises in the DOT hazardous materials management course are especially helpful in evaluating your understanding of course information.
Principal Industrial Hygienist
I think LION does an excellent job of any training they do. Materials provided are very useful to my day-to-day work activities.
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Supply Chain Director
Having the tutorial buttons for additional information was extremely beneficial.
The course was very informative and presented in a way that was easily understood and remembered. I would recommend this course.
Hazmat Shipping Professional
I like Lion's workshops the best because they really dig into the information you need to have when you leave the workshop.
Tom Bush, Jr.
The instructor was energetic and made learning fun compared to dry instructors from other training providers.
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