6-Hour DOT/RCRA Combo
This is a distinctive DOT-RCRA hybrid "refresher" course that is intended for individuals who are unfamiliar with both RCRA and DOT requirements. It includes an overview of hazardous waste management laws and regulations, a guide to complying with hazardous waste regulations. Course elements include identifying hazardous wastes, how to manage waste correctly, how to label and mark waste containers, how to prepare shipments for transport to treatment, storage and disposal facilities (TSDF), and how to maintain the proper records for compliance and enforcement.
This course reviews DOT's regulations for shipping hazardous materials, including the Hazardous Materials Table (HMT, 172.101), proper shipping name, hazard classes, marking and labeling, shipping papers, packing groups, and security.
The course is designed to help meet the EPA’s annual training requirements for generators of hazardous waste generators (40 CFR 262 -254) and the DOT’s training requirements (49 CFR 172 Subpart H).
Who Should Attend?
This course is designed for managers, supervisors or anyone who sign hazardous waste manifests.
What You Will Learn:
This course will provide the attendee with an understanding of the DOT and RCRA requirements for shipping of hazardous materials and waste. Topics covered include:
- Hazardous Materials Table
- Shipping paper completion
- Determining the proper shipping names
- Emergency information and contacts
- Packaging and transportation requirements
- Required labeling
- Hazardous waste determination
- Generator categories
- EPA hazardous waste codes
- Universal waste handling
- Proper waste manifesting
- Storage requirements
- Emergency contingency plans
Continuing Education Points for this Course:
NJ Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors Credits – 6
CHMM Certification Maintenance Points – 0.25
ABIH Certification Maintenance Points – 6 hours IH, 0.25 hours Safety