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: September 10, 2014
Duration: 3.0 hrs.
Start Time: 1:30 pm
Stop Time: 4:30 pm
Credit Hours: 3.0
Instructor: Francine Rogers
Location: Cancer Research Bldg. Auditorium