The purpose of the GHM training is to provide instruction on the laws and the organizations responsible for the regulation of the transportation of hazardous materials (HM). The course is designed to train personnel to inspect HM shipments for compliance with Hazardous Materials Regulations. Upon completion of the course, graduates understand the operational use of the Hazardous Materials Table as well as shipping paper and placarding requirements. The program is five instructional days and consists of 40 hours of instruction..
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration