Shipping Hazardous Materials Webinar

3 hours
Course Cost: 
Course mode: 
Instructor-led online

Intended audience

This course is required for University personnel who prepare or ship hazardous materials. Retraining is required every two (2) years.


This course teaches the different classes of hazardous materials, container and outer packaging requirements, proper documentation, and labeling requirements for shipment. It focuses on Department of Transportation (DOT) and International Air Transportation Association (IATA) regulations.

Regulations and resources

WAC 173-303-190

Code of Federal Regulations 49, Parts 100 to 185

Shipping Hazardous Materials

Accommodations and language services

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodations to individuals who need them.

  • To request a disability accommodation, please contact the UW Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 (V), 206-543-6452(TTY), or email at
  • To request safety training in a language other than English, please contact EH&S training at and notify your supervisor. EH&S will work with you and your supervisor to arrange for interpretation or translation services.
  • For other accommodation requests, please contact EH&S Training at


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201