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Free Hazmat Training Courses

National Voluntary Outreach Provides Free Hazmat Training to Communities

More than 99.99% of hazardous materials are loaded, shipped, transported, and unloaded safely. But it’s critical for emergency responders to train for the unexpected. TRANSCAER® conducts a variety of different emergency response training and exercise opportunities to communities and emergency responders. All of our training is brought to you by our Sponsors and Partners.

Training Events

Our free training is available in a classroom environment with hands-on activities led by an instructor. Classroom training takes place throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.

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Online Training Videos

Additionally, we offer multiple self-paced online video series on a range of topics. This allows you to choose which training method works best for you and your team.

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TRANSCAER has developed several resources to assist with exercises that focus on specific commodities and/or modes of transportation.

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Augmented Reality App

TRANSCAER has designed an Augmented Reality (AR) application to create an interactive experience by combining the local real-world environment and computer-generated content within one interface on the device. 

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Types of Hazmat Training Events

Transportation Related:
• Highway Cargo Tank
• Railroads
• Steel Drum

Substance Related:
• Anhydrous Ammonia
• Chlorine
• Crude Oil
• Ethanol
• Natural Gas
• Petroleum

Sponsors & Partners

Learn more about the organizations that provide free, quality training for emergency responders. 

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Get Involved

Interested in getting involved with the TRANSCAER mission in your own community? Consider applying to become a regional or state coordinator.

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If you want to know more about TRANSCAER, find the answers to our most frequently asked questions.

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