Overview Course Elements Dates & Booking

To train Shippers/Cargo Agents and Acceptance staff in the Safe Transportation of Radioactive Material by Air.

Course Objectives

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
  • 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

The scheduled course dates below are for training to be delivered at AquaTerra House.

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December 2019

There are currently no scheduled dates for December 2019, please get in touch if you require more information.

January 2020

27 Jan 2020 - 28 Jan 2020

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February 2020

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March 2020

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April 2020

20 Apr 2020 - 21 Apr 2020

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May 2020

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June 2020

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July 2020

27 Jul 2020 - 28 Jul 2020

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August 2020

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September 2020

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October 2020

26 Oct 2020 - 27 Oct 2020

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November 2020

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2 days
Course Duration
15
Max Participants

The Candidate must:

  • attend the entire course
  • adhere to course content and demonstrate the required practical application techniques
  • have had previous Dangerous Goods by Air or DGSA training
  • receive a 75% 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.