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IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 3

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Review IATA Cargo Dangerous Goods Regulations and understand the legality and the responsibility of shippers, agents, and airlines.

Course details

Available as: Distance Learning course
Duration: 35 - 45 hours for course plus 3 hours and 30 minutes for exam
Recommended level: Entry-level and Professional
Prerequisites: None

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Apply the IATA Cargo Dangerous Goods Regulations correctly
  • Discern the legal aspects and the responsibility of shippers, agents, and airlines involved in transporting dangerous goods
  • Identify and classify individual dangerous goods items
  • Verify goods are properly packed, marked, and labeled
  • Fill in and check the "Shipper's Declaration for Dangerous Goods"

Who should attend

This course is recommended for all personnel identified in Category 3 as per Table 1.5.A of the IATA DGR

  • Freight Forwarder staff responsible for processing Dangerous Goods (HAZMAT) shipments
  • Shippers and packers of dangerous goods
  • Airline staff preparing dangerous goods as Company Material (COMAT)

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