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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

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

If these dates are not suitable, or you would like to enquire about training delivery at your own premises/site, please use the button below to send an enquiry

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January 2020

30 Jan 2020

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February 2020

27 Feb 2020

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March 2020

26 Mar 2020

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April 2020

23 Apr 2020

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May 2020

28 May 2020

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June 2020

25 Jun 2020

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July 2020

30 Jul 2020

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August 2020

27 Aug 2020

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September 2020

24 Sep 2020

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October 2020

29 Oct 2020

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November 2020

26 Nov 2020

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December 2020

17 Dec 2020

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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.