Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Accepting DG Consignments - Initial (LIVE virtual classroom)

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About the course

4-day (32 hours) LIVE virtual classroom course

IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Accepting DG Consignments - Initial aviation training course

For Personnel Responsible for Accepting Dangerous Goods Consignments as per IATA DGR section 1.5 and in accordance with CBTA approach for well-defined function H.6.3. | Previously covered under category 6.

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Ensure compliance with all safety and regulatory requirements and accept dangerous goods consignments for transportation by air with complete confidence. Learn from industry experts and acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to correctly interpret and apply IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR). Be among the first to develop competencies commensurate with your job functions and responsibilities as required by the latest Competency-Based Training and Assessment (CBTA) framework. This course offers focused training and assessment essential for your organization to fulfil its responsibility towards ensuring a competent, well-trained workforce.

This virtual course was developed to address and enable learners to obtain DGR certificates under current travel and business limitations due to COVID-19. We strongly advise that you check with your appropriate local authority if a virtual classroom training solution will be accepted.

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Course Code: TCGG-61-VC

Course format

  • The live sessions of this virtual classroom course are delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • The course will take you approximately 32 hours to complete and be held over 4 consecutive days.
  • There will be 2 live interactive virtual classroom sessions per day, each session will be 180 minutes.
  • The live sessions will require your participation, with multiple Q&A sessions and additional time spent on self-study material including projects, research, additional reading and videos.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment.

Technical requirements

Please verify your hardware, software and network to support your upcoming course with IATA Training.

Prerequisites

  • Recommended level is Entry-level and Intermediate.
  • The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 or the equivalent for courses held in languages other than English.

How to register

To arrange in-house training for your company: Complete the in-house training request form or contact the salesperson in your region.

Virtual venues

We schedule our virtual classroom courses through one of 3 virtual venues, each in a different time zone for your convenience. For more information, please visit our page on virtual classroom timing or contact our Customer Portal.

Please check the exact schedule of each class below (View more details) and click ‘Register’.

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Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Accepting DG Consignments - Initial (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
18 - 21 July, 2022
Please register by 04 Jul
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 158854
English
USD 1,400
USD 1,800
Regular
USD 2,000

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
07:00-10:00 & 12:00-15:00 UTC
09:00-12:00 & 14:00-17:00 Geneva
(last day 1 additional hour at the last session for the exam)

6 additional classes are scheduled

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Accepting DG Consignments - Initial (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
15 - 18 August, 2022
Register before 25 Jul, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 01 Aug
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 158861
English
USD 1,300
USD 1,700
Regular
USD 1,900

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
01:00-04:00 & 06:00-09:00 UTC
09:00-12:00 & 14:00-17:00 Singapore
(last day 1 additional hour at the last session for the exam)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Accepting DG Consignments - Initial (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
3 - 6 October, 2022
Register before 12 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 19 Sep
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 158867
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
13:00-16:00 & 18:00-21:00 UTC
09:00-12:00 & 14:00-17:00 Miami/Montreal
(last day 1 additional hour at the last session for the exam)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Accepting DG Consignments - Initial (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
17 - 20 October, 2022
Register before 17 Jul, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 03 Oct
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 158856
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
07:00-10:00 & 12:00-15:00 UTC
09:00-12:00 & 14:00-17:00 Geneva
(last day 1 additional hour at the last session for the exam)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Accepting DG Consignments - Initial (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
14 - 17 November, 2022
Register before 14 Aug, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 31 Oct
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 158864
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
01:00-04:00 & 06:00-09:00 UTC
09:00-12:00 & 14:00-17:00 Singapore
(last day 1 additional hour at the last session for the exam)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Accepting DG Consignments - Initial (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
5 - 8 December, 2022
Register before 04 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 21 Nov
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 158858
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
07:00-10:00 & 12:00-15:00 UTC
09:00-12:00 & 14:00-17:00 Geneva
(last day 1 additional hour at the last session for the exam)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Accepting DG Consignments - Initial (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
12 - 15 December, 2022
Register before 11 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 28 Nov
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 158869
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

Virtual Classroom Training Information

Two sessions daily:
13:00-16:00 & 18:00-21:00 UTC
09:00-12:00 & 14:00-17:00 Miami/Montreal
(last day 1 additional hour at the last session for the exam)

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Fulfil the regulatory compliance requirements
  • Perform tasks involved in accepting dangerous goods consignments
  • Apply IATA’s DGR manual and verify accuracy of dangerous goods transport documents, packages, marking and labelling
  • Discuss the legal responsibilities of stakeholders involved in the transportation of dangerous goods by air

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • Legal responsibilities of important stakeholders
  • Understanding and applying relevant sections of current IATA DGR
  • Importance of accurate identification and classification of dangerous goods
  • Safety implications of packaging types, and net quantity limitations
  • End-to-end communication of hazards and handling requirements using correct marks and labels
  • Radioactive material transportation
  • Completing the acceptance checklist correctly to fulfil mandatory verification requirements
  • Impact of State and Operator variations on dangerous goods acceptance

Activities

  • Exercises and case studies; practical exercises based on simulated scenarios
  • Final Assessment (theoretical/practical)

Supporting materials

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Personnel works for Airline, Cargo terminal operators, Freight Forwarder and Ground handling companies who:
  • Responsible for accepting dangerous goods consignments
  • Perform cargo acceptance of dangerous goods consignments

Certificate awarded

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 80% or higher on an assessment. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:

Dangerous Goods Operations Diploma

Learn the regulatory requirements to handle the air transport of dangerous goods.

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