Dangerous Goods by Air (Radioactive) (CAA / IATA Approved)

Dangerous Goods by Air (Radioactive) (CAA / IATA Approved)


To ensure that personnel responsible for shipping radioactive material by air and sea can:
  • Understand and apply the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations with respect to radioactive material transport by air
  • Understand their responsibilities
  • Identify the criteria for the classification of radioactive material
  • Identify Proper Shipping Names and UN Numbers
  • Identify Radioactive material which is forbidden for air or sea transport
  • Understand and apply the information contained in the List of Dangerous Goods / Dangerous Goods List
  • Correctly pack radioactive material in the appropriate packaging
  • Mark and label packages
  • Determine Activity Limits, Criticality, Transport Index and Transport Category
  • Document shipments
  • Accept or reject a shipment based on the above
  • Recognise when additional documentation is required

Duration: 2 days

People: 10 (max)


  • The IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
  • UN Numbers and Proper Shipping Names
  • Classification
  • The List of Dangerous Goods / Dangerous Goods List
  • Packing
  • Marking and Labelling
  • Documentation
  • Handling
  • Security


Please see below the 2021 course dates for this 2-day combined training course to be delivered at AquaTerra House.

  • Monday 26th – Tuesday 27th July
  • Monday 25th – Tuesday 26th October


To enquire about training delivery at your own premises/site, please place these requests into the form below.


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