This course is designed for those individuals who are tasked with transporting dry ice. In this course you will learn the basics of dry ice, the hazards associated with dry ice and tips for handling and transporting dry ice.
This high-level course is for people who handle and transport dry ice. It includes the basics of dry ice, its hazards and the best practices around handling and transporting it. It will also outline the regulations around packing and transporting dry ice, and what to do in case of an incident.
Upon completion of this course, you'll be able to:
Describe the characteristics and hazards of dry ice
Explain how to handle dry ice safely
Recognize hazardous situations involving dry ice
Identify the steps to pack and transport dry ice safely
Recall the transportation regulations around dry ice for ground, air, and marine
Summarize the classification process
Describe the shipping documents and their required content to ship dry ice
Name the required safety markings for dry ice
State consignor and carrier responsibilities
Explain the requirements for training those handling or transporting dry ice
List emergency reporting details
This course takes approximately 45 minutes to complete
Course Pass Mark
A passing grade of 80% or higher required. Up to 3 attempts are provided.
A certificate will be provided upon the successful completion of this course.