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Level VI Certification Course - San Diego, CA - July 29-August 1, 2024

Monday, July 29, 2024 - Thursday, August 1, 2024

If you are a CVSA-certified inspector interested in becoming certified to conduct Level VI Inspections, CVSA is offering a four-day Level VI Inspection Certification Course.

A Level VI Inspection is a strict inspection standard that must be met for shipments of spent nuclear fuel, high-level radioactive waste and transuranic waste. Only commercial motor vehicle law enforcement personnel specially trained and certified by CVSA may conduct Level VI Inspections.

Students who attend and complete the course and pass the final exam with a score of 90% or above will receive a Level VI Certificate of Proficiency and will be certified and permitted to conduct Level VI Inspections.
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2024 North American Inspectors Championship

Tuesday, August 20, 2024 - Saturday, August 24, 2024
Indianapolis, IN
The North American Inspectors Championship (NAIC), the only event recognizes and rewards in commercial vehicle inspector excellence. By participating, you will have the chance to not only compete against other inspectors from jurisdictions all across North America, but also the opportunity to get training on the latest CMV safety trends, technologies, standards and inspection procedures while sharing insights, ideas, techniques and experiences with other inspectors. Plan now to participate in the 2024 NAIC!
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COHMED Regional Training on Class 3 Flammable and Combustible Liquids – Billings, MT – August 27-28, 2024

Tuesday, August 27, 2024 - Wednesday, August 28, 2024
Billings, MT
The focus of the training will be Class 3 (flammable liquids) and combustible liquid hazardous materials. The course is designed as an advanced course, which builds on the General Hazardous Materials, Other Bulk and Cargo Tank Inspection courses inspectors have already attended.
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Shipping Lithium Batteries – Virtual – August 29, 2024

Thursday, August 29, 2024 (9:00 AM-1:30 PM)

The use of lithium batteries continues to increase, which means more lithium batteries are being transported in commerce, including initial-use lithium batteries and used batteries for recycling.

This virtual training course will introduce the hazardous materials employee instructor to:

Types of lithium batteries and common uses
Lithium battery chemistry and safety
Lithium battery classification in §173.185, including exceptions
Shipping papers, when required
Marking, labeling and placarding
Emergency response and incident investigation
Undeclared lithium battery shipments

The course also includes case studies that will show the participant examples of lithium batteries and the step-by-step process to use when shipping lithium batteries.
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Hazardous Materials Instructor Training Overview – Virtual – September 4, 2024

Wednesday, September 4, 2024 (9:00 AM-5:30 PM)

This virtual course is designed to give the hazardous materials (hazmat) employer the steps used to set up a successful program to train hazmat employees. The course will introduce a step-by-step process and best practices. This course will focus on the hazardous materials training requirements for hazmat employees and will emphasize the responsibility hazmat employers have to comply with the regulations and properly train employees.

The sole intent of this course is to provide knowledge to industry to comply with the hazardous materials training regulations. This course will not result in certifications. The participants of this course will be given a knowledge exam to determine what they have learned throughout the course, and, once completed, all participants will be provided with a certificate of completion and their exam score.
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2024 Annual Conference and Exhibition

Sunday, September 8, 2024 - Thursday, September 12, 2024
Big Sky, MT
The Alliance’s premier annual event includes roll-up-your-sleeve meetings of CVSA’s elected leadership, technical working committees, program committees and task forces. The benefits of the face-to-face interaction are priceless—participants get down to business, discuss, examine, cooperate and make tremendous strides in furthering CVSA’s mission. Please join your colleagues at this year’s most important gathering of the CMV safety and security community. Together, we make a difference and save lives.
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