Defense Ammunition Center at Fort Carson - HazMat Transportation
Course Information

AMMO 62 –


Technical Transportation of Hazardous Materials
Navy Course Identification Number (CIN):
Course Data Processing Code (CDP): 02RR

Description: This course satisfies the mandatory training for persons who certify hazardous materials and conduct function-specific training for subordinate personnel as specified in the Defense Transportation Regulation (DOD 4500.9-R). Course covers the transportation of hazardous materials by all modes (i.e., land, vessel, and commercial/military air). International regulations covered include the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code and the International Commercial Air Transport Associations Dangerous Goods Regulations. United States regulations covered include the Department of Transportation (DOT) 49 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and U.S. military regulations. Course materials include emphasis on shipping papers, marking, labeling, placarding, packaging, compatibility, and emergency response information.

Length: 2 Weeks

Audience: Personnel who perform duties in the transportation of hazardous materials including preparation, packaging, marking, labeling, and documentation.

Availability: Ammo-62 is available as an instructor-led course. Admission to the course is by nomination from the prospective student's command. If the nominating command has access to ATRRS, the submission must be made via ATRRS.

College Credit: ACE recommendations for college credit for this course include credit in the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 4 semester hours in Hazardous Materials Transportation.

ACE Course Number: USAM-0002

Tuition: Fees will not be assessed to military personnel or civilian employees of DOD agencies; however, all contractors and civilian employees of non-DOD agencies requesting training are obligated to pay tuition at the rate of $2,000 per student. Tuition payments may be mailed to the DAC Training Directorate in the form of check or by credit card via a phone call to our Registrar. Questions regarding tuition may also be addressed to our Registrar by calling DSN 956-8967, Commercial (918) 420-8967.

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