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Mon, Sep 18


Hyatt House

Sep 2023 - Explosives Shipping Classification DOT Ex-Number Training & Workshop

Course Registration Fee: $2,100 Please join Safety Management Services, Inc. (SMS), one of the U.S. DOT’s premier examining agencies, for an exciting and insightful look into the hazards classification process for Class 1 materials.

Sep 2023 - Explosives Shipping Classification DOT Ex-Number Training & Workshop

Time & Location

Sep 18, 8:00 AM MDT – Sep 22, 3:00 PM MDT

Hyatt House, 9685 Monroe St, Sandy, UT 84070, USA

About the Event

Course Registration Fee:  $2,100

We added a second course for 2023 due to overwhelming demand.

Course Content

Day 1 & 2:  Hazards Classification Procedures

  • Identify the hazards presented by Class 1 materials in transportation
  • Select the tests required to properly classify the hazards of Class 1 materials for transportation
  • Discover the purpose of each test, along with key parameters/objectives and indicators for assessing test results

Day 3:  Hazards Classification Testing Workshop at SMS’s Test Site (Toole Army Depot)

  • Gain invaluable classroom and hands-on experience with each test’s setup and representative pass/fail results at SMS’s Test Site (Tooele Army Depot)

Day 4 & 5:  Using Your Approval in a Hazardous Material Shipment

  • Overview of the governing regulation:  49 CFR Subchapter C Hazardous Regulations (HMR)
  • Learn about the various Approvals (EX numbers, Special Permits, and Competent Authority letters) and the hazardous materials’ shipment process.


  • 56 hours

    Day 1 & 3 Hazards Classification Procedures

  • 9 hours

    Day 2: Hazards Classification Testing Workshop at SMS's Test Site (Toole Army Depot)

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