This high-level course is for people who handle and transport dry ice. It includes the basics of dry ice, it’s 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 was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.
Average Completion Time
Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 45 minutes.
Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided 3 opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.
Certificate of Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.