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To train Shippers/Cargo Agents and Acceptance Staff in the Safe Transportation of Radioactive material by sea.

Shippers/Cargo Agents and Acceptance staff responsible for radioactive shipments.

Course Objectives

To ensure that personnel responsible for shipping radioactive material by air and sea can:

  • Understand and apply the IMDG Code with respect to radioactive material transport by sea
  • 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 sea transport
  • Understand and apply the information contained in the List of Dangerous Goods / Dangerous Goods List
  • Correctly pack radioactive material in the appropriate packagings
  • 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 IMDG Code
  • 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 2018

There are currently no scheduled dates for December 2018, please get in touch if you require more information.

January 2019

30 Jan 2019

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February 2019

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March 2019

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April 2019

24 Apr 2019

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May 2019

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June 2019

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July 2019

24 Jul 2019

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August 2019

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September 2019

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October 2019

30 Oct 2019

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November 2019

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1 day
Course Duration
15
Max Participants

The Candidate must:

  • attend the entire course
  • adhere to course content and demonstrate the required practical application techniques
  • receive a pass mark of 75% 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.