Hazmat Topics & Trainings

Florida SouthWestern State College has partnered with industry experts, Hazmat Safety Consultants, LLC, and the Dangerous Goods Trainers Association to offer Train-the-Trainer course and Expert Insights Seminar Series. The trainings are funded through a U.S. Department of Transportation Grant and available free of charge to businesses and community members.


Training of Hazardous Materials employees is critical to the success of the Hazmat system. An effective training program is crucial for Hazmat employees to ensure they are using and implementing the highest level of safety in the industry. The online Train-the-Trainer course blends industry knowledge and adult-learning philosophies to prepare the participants to become a Hazmat Trainer.

Course covers the following:

  • Hazmat General Awareness & Global Systems
  • How to perform a Hazmat Needs Assessment for your company
  • Adults learning philosophies and training plans
  • Course development and delivery

Course Offerings Jan. 21 to Feb. 26, 2024 April 21 to May 20, 2024 July 14 to August 12, 2024 October 6 to November 4, 2024


Introducing our Hazardous Materials Expert Insights Seminar Series, a monthly one-hour webinar delving into pertinent and timely topics within the field of hazardous materials management.

FSW Office of Corporate and Community Education

8099 College Parkway Fort Myers, FL 33919 Robinson Hall (Building I) Suite 210 (239) 489-9105 Corporate.Training@fsw.edu