Infectious Substances Shipping Guidelines

Infectious Substances Shipping Guidelines


Self-paced online training, Live webinar, classroom and on-site courses available. This course is ideal for candidates that are involved with the shipping, handling and preparation of packages or shipping papers for shipments of infectious substances. This training will cover the regulations for the transport of Infectious Substances by Road and Air..

Product Description

This course is ideal for candidates that are involved with the shipping, handling and preparation of packages or shipping papers for shipments of infectious substances. This training will cover the regulations for the transport of Infectious Substances by Road and Air.
Topics Covered in Training

  • Responsibilities and training requirements
  • Compliance to the 49 CFR and IATA DGR
  • State and operator variations
  • Classifications of infectious substances
  • Assigning proper shipping names
  • Correct packing, marking and labeling of infectious substance shipments
  • Correct completion of documentation
  • Security and emergency response information

Who Should Attend This Training Course?
This training course has been specifically designed for Shippers, such as laboratories, pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, medical practitioners, and infectious disease doctors. As well as air carriers, trucking companies and vessel operators, freight forwarders, and emergency services.

Course Duration

Approximately 5 Hours

  • Self-Paced Online Training
  • Instructor-led Live Webinar Training
  • Classroom based Training
  • On-Site Training

Have Questions?

Need help selecting the right hazmat training course for you? Please don’t hesitate to contact us at 281-821-0500 and we’ll be glad to help you!

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