DOT Hazmat: Hazard Classes and Divisions
Who Should take this course?
This DOT Hazmat: Function Specific - Hazard Classes and Divisions course will familiarize students with each of the 9 DOT classes and their divisions.
These classes are used in the Hazardous Materials Table to identify the types of hazards a material presents. The class of a hazardous material can determine a number of things, including how a material is handled, packaged, stored, and transported. It is important to understand that some hazardous materials fit into more than one class, which can alter their handling and packaging needs.