Initial Hazardous Materials Training [Aeronautics and Space] Law and Legal Definition

According to 14 CFR 121.1001 (b) (2) [Title 14 Aeronautics and Space; Chapter I Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation; Subchapter G Air Carriers and Operators for Compensation or Hire: Certification and Operations; Part 121 Operating Requirements: Domestic, Flag, and Supplemental Operations; Subpart Z Hazardous Materials Training Program; Special Federal Aviation Regulations], Initial Hazardous Materials Training means “the basic training required for each newly hired person, or each person changing job functions, who performs or directly supervises any of the job functions specified in paragraph (a) of this section.”

According to 14 CFR 121.1001 (a) [Title 14 Aeronautics and Space; Chapter I Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation; Subchapter G Air Carriers and Operators for Compensation or Hire: Certification and Operations; Part 121 Operating Requirements: Domestic, Flag, and Supplemental Operations; Subpart Z Hazardous Materials Training Program; Special Federal Aviation Regulations], this subpart prescribes the requirements applicable to each certificate holder for training each crewmember and person performing or directly supervising any of the following job functions involving any item for transport on board an aircraft:

(1) Acceptance;

(2) Rejection;

(3) Handling;

(4) Storage incidental to transport;

(5) Packaging of company material; or

(6) Loading.