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DOT Training for Drivers of HAZMAT Shipments


The goal of this lesson is to provide basic HAZMAT training for drivers plus the highway-specific training in pre-trip safety inspections, general vehicle operation information, vehicle attendance requirements, and safe loading and unloading.


  • State the basic aspects of DOT training for drivers of hazardous materials.
  • Identify the different hazardous materials classes and divisions.
  • Use the Hazardous Materials Table and its appendices to properly name, label, and placard hazardous materials shipments.
  • Follow proper procedures for driving a vehicle containing hazardous materials, including actions like inspecting, loading, and parking.
  • Employ the best responses to different hazardous materials emergencies.

Minimum Time to Complete: 4 Hours