Laboratory Training and Workshops
Infectious Substance Packing and Shipping Resources and Guidance
NEW! PHMSA Notice of Enforcement Policy Regarding International Standards - November 2022
- DOT (Ground) Classification Job Aid
- IATA (FedEx, UPS) Classification Job Aid
- Packing Category A, and B, and Exempt Human or Exempt Animal Specimens Job Aid
- Labeling, Marking, and Documenting Requirements Job Aid
- Shipping Papers Job Aid
Infectious Substance Training Guidance
NEW! IATA Dangerous Goods Training Guidance Effective 1/2023
Infectious Substance Packing and Shipping Training
The Safe Transport of Division 6.2 Infectious Substances, Biological Specimens, Dry Ice & Related Materials
Delivered by Saf-T-Pak and supported by the Association of Public Health Laboratories
Participants in Saf-T-Pak’s one-day virtual seminars receive the comprehensive Saf-T-Pak Training Reference Manual and take part in hands-on exercises to correctly pack, mark, label and document a shipment using actual UN-specification packaging. The training meets the requirements outlined by IATA, ICAO and US DOT 49 CFR regulations.
This virtual seminar is designed for laboratorians who package, ship and transport Division 6.2 hazardous materials. Limited seats available.
TRAINING DATES Multiple dates and times are available
Saf-T-Pak is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Program. Participants who successfully complete this program will be awarded 8 contact hours.
Packing and Shipping Dangerous Goods: What the Laboratory Staff Must Know (CDC Lab Training)
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