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IATA DGR Initial - Designated Postal Operators - Category A (Classroom, 2 days)

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Enhance your knowledge of how to handle dangerous goods transportation by air.

This course is designed for designated postal operators personnel to gain relevant knowledge and understanding of dangerous goods, their potential hazards, and the procedures applicable to their transport by air.

Course details

Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 2 days (16 hours)
Recommended level: Entry-level and Professional
Prerequisites: None


What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Use IATA’s Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) manual to recognize the transport requirements for shipping dangerous goods by air
  • Apply regulations to identify, classify, pack, mark, label and document dangerous goods
  • Apply dangerous goods emergency response procedures
  • Understand the origins of the current regulations

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Designated postal workers accepting mail containing dangerous goods

Note: This Dangerous Goods Awareness course meets the training requirements for personnel listed in category A as per Table 1.5.C of the IATA DGR.


Additional information

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