Packaging and Shipping: Division 6.2 Materials seminars are one-day programs that provide a comprehensive overview of regulations applicable to packaging and shipping of laboratory specimens. Lectures, demonstrations and group exercises provide instruction on complying with international, federal and local transportation regulations. Participants are tested on their knowledge of the regulations and receive documentation of attendance and testing. Upon satisfactory course completion and documentation of OSHA bloodborne pathogen or other safety and security training, participants meet US Department of Transportation training requirements.

The seminars are directed to laboratory scientists who package, ship and transport Division 6.2 hazardous materials such as patient specimens, cultures and dry ice.

All Packaging and Shipping: Division 6.2 Materials seminars are free.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the latest public health recommendations, all Packaging and Shipping: Division 6.2 Materials​ seminars have been canceled through June 30, 2020.  Please email seminars@aphl.org if you have any questions.    

 

Questions about seminars? Please email for more information. 
Please note, state residency requirements may apply for packaging and shipping seminars.