When it comes to transport certification, most people don’t think about working with hazardous wastes. However, it’s a large field within the transportation industry. Of the 11 billion tons shipped by freight truck annually, more than 3 billion tons are considered hazardous materials. In addition, almost all of the daily shipments of those materials require a truck. So if you decide to go through with the DOT hazardous materials training, you certainly won’t be out of work. If you’re still not convinced, consider the following reasons to get your certification today.
The training, mandated by the OSHA and administered by the Department of Transportation, may only take up to 40 hours before you can start transporting. You can even get licenses in specific states if you feel so inclined. You’ll learn a lot of different things from the Continue Reading No Comments