The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) requires special training for the shipment of hazardous materials (such as air bags, seat belt pretensioners, and batteries). These requirements make CCAR Shipmate HazmatU critically important to your dealership. Fortunately, for less than $1 per day you can now ensure your employees remain Safe .. Clean .. and GREEN.

As an dealer, you may be aware of The North American Automotive HazMat Action Committee or NAAHAC. This is a group of regulatory compliance specialists representing the major automotive manufacturers in North America. Their primary focus is to review pending and current HazMat Transportation regulations and develop concise, informed responses for submission to the appropriate regulatory agencies.

But did you know that in 2005, NAAHAC unanimously chose CCAR and ShipMate, Inc. to be the providers of a new Internet-based training program for automotive dealers, and that for less than $1 a day you can make sure your entire dealership has that training?

That’s right, your entire dealership. Not just one service technician, or just your parts or service manager. For only $329 per year the whole dealership will be covered under one CCAR Shipmate HazmatU training subscription, giving you the very latest HazMat training modules, online, anywhere you have Internet access.

ShipMate, Inc. works with clients to help resolve their most demanding dangerous

goods transportation, environmental management and safety issues, and the newly updated CCAR Shipmate web-based Hazmat training program — HazmatU — can be taken on a computer, a tablet, or even on a smartphone.

Subscriptions are offered on a per-dealership basis, regardless of size, so if you employ 10 people, or more than 100, the cost is still only $329 per year to train your entire dealership in fact, over 2 million people a year are now completing CCAR learning modules, conveniently online.

For more information, call CCAR at (888) 476-5465 and one of our friendly staff will help get your dealership started on the path to staying SAFE, CLEAN and GREEN.