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DOT Announces the 2016 Guidelines for Hazardous Materials Response, Planning and Prevention/Mitigation Training

2016 Guidelines for Hazardous Materials Response, Planning and Prevention/Mitigation Training

              Hazmat Guidelines for Hazardous Materials Response, Planning and Prevention/Mitigation Training

About 2016 Guidelines for Hazardous Materials Response, Planning and Prevention/Mitigation Training

  • These Guidelines are designed to be used as a working reference manual by public sector managers of hazardous materials training.
  • Planning: The Planning Curriculum Guidelines are intended to assist public sector training managers and employers to understand the requirements for training public sector personnel involved in planning for hazardous materials and terrorist emergencies.
  • Prevention/Mitigation: The Prevention/Mitigation Guidelines are intended to improve safety in hazardous materials operations, thereby reducing the probability and severity of accidents and exposures.
  • Response: The Response Guidelines are intended to assist public sector training managers and employers to understand the training requirements for public sector response personnel to hazardous materials emergencies.
Updated: Thursday, March 9, 2017