Course Overview Course Elements

The objective of this course is to ensure that students can prepare a Dangerous Goods Shipment in accordance with the Requirements of the IATA Dangerous Goods regulations or verify that a Dangerous Goods Shipment has been properly prepared for acceptance by an Operator.

Course Objectives

To ensure that personnel responsible can:

  • Understand and apply the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
  • Understand their responsibilities
  • Classify dangerous goods according to the type of hazard and degree of danger
  • Identify Proper Shipping Names
  • Identify dangerous goods which are forbidden for air transport
  • Understand and apply the information contained in the List of Dangerous Goods
  • Correctly pack dangerous goods in the appropriate packaging
  • Mark and label packages
  • Document shipments
  • Accept or reject a shipment based on the above
  • Appropriately handle and stow dangerous goods
  • The IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
  • Classes, UN Numbers, Proper Shipping Names and Packing Groups
  • Limitations
  • Classification
  • Identification and the List of Dangerous Goods
  • Self-classification
  • Packing
  • Marking and Labelling
  • Documentation
  • Acceptance
  • Operations
1 day
Course Duration
15
Max Participants

The Candidate must:

  • attend the entire course
  • have a valid Dangerous Goods by Air Certificate
  • adhere to course content and demonstrate the required practical application techniques
  • receive an 80% pass mark on the examination

Certificates awarded after successful completion of the course will be valid for a two year period after which recertification must take place.

 

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