Course Name: Shipping Biological Substances, Cat. B and Dry Ice
Class Description: Training covers DOT regulations and IATA requirements to transport Biological Samples and Dry Ice. This training is required for researchers shipping samples and includes general awareness and function specific sections.
Key topics covered in this course are:
Classification, handling, packaging, labeling, and documentation, procedures for shipping biological substances
Proper completion of the Shipper’s Declaration for Infectious Substances to ensure shipment compliance with Dangerous Goods Legislation
Discussions of key issues involved in the shipping of infectious substances
Date: June 5, 2014
Start Time: 9:30am
Stop Time: 12:00pm
Credit Hours: 2.5
Instructor: Francine Rogers
Location: Safety Office Van Vleet Bldg.