What training is required to ship hazardous materials?
General Awareness and/or Function Specific training depending on the individual’s role in the transportation of hazardous materials. Additionally you are required to complete safety training, which is met by completing your department’s workplace safety training. This required training provides the employee with an understanding of the risks associated with their workplace including the safe handling and safety process for hazardous materials present. You are also required to complete a level of security plan training. 5. I’m a supervisor at UCB and some of my employees are considered hazardous materials employees. Do I also need training? Yes. As a management representative of UCB, a hazardous materials employer, you are responsible to ensure that your employees who are considered hazardous materials employees complete the appropriate regulatory compliance training. As such, you need to be knowledgeable about the regulations. Check the EH&S web site or call for specific information. 6