DGI's Materials of Trade program is a short course in complying with the US DOT “Materials of Trade” regulations which are exceptions to the normal HazMat/DG rules for transportation by ground, by a person or business where the primary activity is not transportation for hire. For example, a landscaping company needs to transport gasoline for their equipment, or a plumbing service vehicle is equipped with corrosive cleaners, or flammable liquids.
Read more about the Materials of Trade Exception.
Who should take this course? Persons engaged in transporting HazMat/DG under the Materials of Trade exceptions. Drivers, repair and service personnel, supervisors, personnel who load vehicles with Materials of Trade.
Materials Required: When beginning the course follow onscreen prompts to download and print the student workbook. No regulations are required.
Are any additional training courses required? None.
Please note: Prepayment is required for Online Training. Usernames and passwords are emailed once payment is received.