DOT Class 7 – Land, Air and Sea Transportation

16 hour Course

The purpose of this course is to familiarize the participant with the proper transportation procedures when offering radioactive materials for transportation by ground, sea, or air. This course is ideal for both beginners and those with more experience.

The course covers the following topics:

I. Regulatory Structure and Application
II. Radioactive Materials Classifications
III. Packaging Requirements for Radioactive Materials
IV. Requirements for Marks and Labels
V. Shipping Paper and Documentation Preparation
VI. Transportation Security
VII. Emergency Response
VIII. Regulatory Requirements

  1. The U.S. Department of Transportation (49 CFR)
  2. The International Air Transport Association (IATA)
  3. The International Maritime Organization (IMO)

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