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Hazmat & Waste Ground Shipper Certification (DOT)

Course Code: HMT 301


This online course provides DOT hazmat training required to ship hazardous materials and hazardous waste by ground. The course covers a step-by-step approach to ensure full compliance with the latest 49 CFR Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) and how to properly complete the Hazardous Waste Manifest.

This online training combines the curriculum from two Lion courses: 

Hazmat Ground Shipper Certification (DOT) (HMT 300)
Introduction to the Hazardous Waste Manifest (RCRA 303)

$499 each





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Course Details
Key Learning Objectives
  • Develop expertise to navigate and implement DOT hazardous materials regulations for bulk or non-bulk ground shipments
  • Classify, name, prepare, and offer hazardous materials shipments and certify overall compliance on hazmat shipping papers or the Hazardous Waste Manifest
  • Earn CEU's and certification maintenance points toward IHMM, ABIH, NEHA, and REHS credentials 

Training Topics

  • What is a DOT hazardous material
  • Lion's 10 Steps for Hazmat Transportation
  • Recognizing and responding to security threats
  • Classifying hazardous materials
  • Using the 49 CFR 172.101 table and selecting shipping names
  • General packaging requirements
  • Selecting authorized packaging (non-bulk, bulk, excepted)
  • Packaging specification, filling and closing packages
  • Preparing shipping papers and manifests
  • Placarding requirements
  • Loading, unloading, and segregation rules
  • Recordkeeping and training mandates
  • Reporting hazmat incidents and emergencies
  • Regulatory reliefs and special permits
  • Filling out and signing the Hazardous Waste Manifest
Train with Lion to receive unmatched resources and reference materials to help you navigate and apply complex regulations to real world situations at your site. 
digital access to online training resources
  • Digital Compliance Reference
  • Virtual tutorials and exercises
  • Digital flow charts and key info exhibits
  • Online access to relevant regulations
  • Certification of Achievement (PDF)
  • Lion Membership (Details in sidebar)
Included with every EH&S training, Lion Membership gives you access to ongoing support services, regulatory updates, and exclusive resources, including:   
  • The Finder Service. Submit questions and Lion will guide you to specific requirements and answers about the regulations covered in your training.

  • My Resources. Find the valuable compliance materials included with your training—regulations, exercise answers, regulatory FAQ, and more. 

  • My Regulations. View and download updates to the US DOT, EPA, OSHA, and/or state hazardous waste regulations included with your training. 

  • Member Bulletins. Stay informed of significant regulatory activity and news, including a monthly summary of rulemakings that may impact you. 

  • New Rules & Updates. Make you aware of new regulations that are relevant to the training and materials you received from Lion.

  • State Tools. Access Lion's unique State Hazardous Waste Summaries to review unique hazardous waste requirements for all 50 states. 

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Online Training Features

Train anytime, from any internet connection and pause or resume as needed to fit training into your work schedule. Online courses are organized into individual lessons, so you build expertise step-by-step and can make progress even when time is short.  
    Desktop, tablet, and mobile compatible 
         online hazmat training iata dgr ask the instructor      Ask the Instructor feature connects you to subject matter experts  
  closed captions on online training   Optional closed captions aid comprehension
  Interactive exercises hazmat training   Interactive exercises boost retention
  Flexible online hazmat training   Flexible access helps you fit training into your schedule
  Flexible online hazmat training   Online training support is available 7 days/week
  Flexible online hazmat training   Instant Certificate access when training is complete

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Professionals choose Lion’s online training because Lion courses are more detailed and more up-to-date than other training available. Hazardous materials, environmental, and safety professionals rely on Lion for:
  • Courses developed and supported by credentialed, experienced trainers.
  • Materials updated continuously to keep pace with changing regulations.
  • Unrivaled training resources to simplify compliance and inform decision making.
  • Flexible, convenient solutions to fit any schedule or learning style.
  • Ongoing compliance support, including the Lion Finder Service
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