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Oct. 12-14|Optimized for Eastern/Central | HMW-605 Classifying Hazardous Materials | Webinar

Oct 12, 2022 09:00am -
Oct 14, 2022 06:00pm

Event Description

Classifying Hazardous Materials for Transportation - 3 Days

This 3-day course focuses on obtaining and applying information necessary to classify hazardous materials for transportation. It will include a detailed discussion of each hazard class and division (other than Classes 1, 6.2 and 7).

Meets applicable requirements for initial and recurrent training.

Regulations Covered:



(with reference to various international regulations such as the ICAO TI, IATA DGR, IMDG Code, GHS, and especially, the UN Model Regulations and Manual of Tests and Criteria)



  • "HMR" means U.S. DOT's (49 CFR) Hazardous Materials Regulations



Materials Provided:


  • A Copy of the HMR

  • A Course Textbook

  • Various handouts


Materials Provided by the Student:

  • None

Class hours:


Varies According to Time Zone: (You may sign up for either webinar regardless of your time zone)

HMW- 605 Optimized for Eastern and Central Time Zones

9 AM – 6 PM Eastern Time Daily

8 AM – 5 PM Central Time Daily

7 AM – 4 PM Mountain Time Daily

6 AM – 3 PM Pacific Time Daily

HMW-605 Optimized for Mountain and Pacific Time Zone

11 AM – 8 PM Eastern Time Daily

10 AM – 7 PM Central Time Daily

9 AM – 6 PM Mountain Time Daily

8 AM – 5 PM Pacific Time Daily

 Note: There will be a one-hour lunch break after approximately four hours of class time each day. Breaks will be taken during morning and afternoon sessions.


Material Covered:


  • Definition and Classification of Hazardous Materials

  • Hazard Classes/Divisions

  • Packing Groups and Hazard Zones

  • Precedence of Hazards for Multiple-Class Materials

  • Combustible Liquids

  • Hazardous Substances

  • Marine Pollutants

  • Elevated Temperature Materials

  • Materials Toxic by Inhalation (TIH Materials)

  • Proper Shipping Name Selection


Event Type:Training
Early registration ends on May 01, 2022.
Regular registration starts on May 02, 2022 and ends on Oct 06, 2022.
Late registration starts on Oct 07, 2022.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)


Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 HMW- 605 | Classifying Hazardous Materials | Oct.13-15, 2021
Member Fee: $795.00$795.00$795.00
Non-Member Fee: $895.00$895.00$895.00