Take advantage of discounted rates for CAAR members and ensure all individuals who will be handling or transporting NH3 are adequately trained with the right skills and knowledge and hold a valid certificate.
CAAR’s Anhydrous Ammonia: Retailer Safe Handling and TDG Certification covers the following topics:
- Chemical Properties and Characteristics
- TDG and WHMIS Regulations
- Site Safety and Security
- Transferring procedures including loading a nurse tank from a storage facility, loading a field delivery unit from a storage facility, loading from a field delivery unit to a nurse tank, and connecting a nurse tank to an applicator,
- Emergency Response
- First Aid and Personal ProtectionTheft, Crystal Meth and NH3
Successful participants of CAAR’s Anhydrous Ammonia: Retailer Safe Handling and TDG Certification course will receive:
TDG (Transportation of Dangerous Goods) certificate valid for three (3) years from the date signed, confirming they are qualified to transport and handle anhydrous ammonia (Class 2.3 (8)) in a retail or distribution center setting.
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CAAR is committed to member value and provides this training to its members at a discounted rate of $95.00.
“The ability to equip staff with the right training and certification quickly, effectively and at a reasonable cost is imperative for a retailer’s ability to do business,” says Mitch Rezansoff, Executive Director of CAAR. “CAAR is proud to continue providing this valuable training to our members.”
This course is offered both online and through in-person training. Click here to sign up for the online training course today.
Please note, CAAR’s Nurse Tank Safety Training is NOT VALID until the employer signs and sends in a “hands-on check sheet” confirming the employer’s satisfaction with the trainee’s knowledge of handling of anhydrous ammonia.
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