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CDL: Hazardous Material Endorsement Theory

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This is an online, self-paced course that meets the FMCSA requirements for Hazardous Material Endorsement Theory. This course is four (4) hours in length and delivered online. Our CDL Instructor and program manager will be available to answer questions by email and phone. Upon successful completion of all training modules and an 80% or better on assessments, students will be eligible to take the ND State Hazmat Knowledge Test at the ND Department of Transportation.

Course Outcomes: Upon successful completion of the course, students will gain knowledge on:
  • General HM Awareness Training
  • HM Highway Transportation
  • HM Labeling
  • Loading/Unloading and Load Segregation of HM
  • Placarding
  • Reporting HM Crashes, Releases, and Incidents
  • HM Safety Training, including Safety Permits
  • Security Awareness Training
  • HM Shipping Papers
  • The Hazardous Materials Table
Prerequisites: Current Class A Commercial Drivers License.

DOT Testing Requirements: Class A Commercial Driver's License holders must complete the following requirements before scheduling the hazardous material knowledge test at the ND Department of Transportation (ND DOT):
  • Initiate the federal security threat assessment.  This process can take 30-45 days.
  • Complete Hazardous Material Endorsement Training and pass the assessment with a score of at least 80 percent
  • Complete practice tests on
  • Schedule the hazardous material knowledge test at the ND DOT

Class Details

1 Session(s)
Online 24/7

JJ Keller Training

Not Applicable 



Please read:  Students will be required to provide a copy of their Class A Commercial Driver's License following registration. Proof may be:

  • emailed to
  • mailed to BSC Continuing Education, PO Box 5587, Bismarck ND 58506 or
  • dropped off in-person at 1200 Schafer St, Nat'l Energy Center of Excellence, Room 107

Access to the course will not be granted if this documentation is not provided.

The course will be accessible by 12:00 PM on the start date of the class. Students will receive an email from with the subject line of J. J. Keller® Online Training Course Enrollment. Access to the course will expire after 14 days. Once successfully completing the training and assessments, results will be uploaded into the FMCSA database within 2 business days and an electronic certificate of completion will be emailed to the student.



Registration Closes On
Monday, November 28, 2022 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
11/28/2022 - 12/11/2022 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Not Applicable 

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