Competency-Based Training for Dangerous Goods Instructional Designers (LIVE virtual classroom)

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About the course

5-day (40 hours) LIVE virtual classroom course

IATA Competency-Based Training for Dangerous Goods Instructional Designer aviation training course

Under the Competency-Based Training and Assessment (CBTA) approach, the training designer plays a crucial role which impacts the eventual establishment and execution of the dangerous goods training program. The training designer should possess the necessary skills for carrying out the training needs analysis, gathering specifications and preparing the most appropriate training and assessment approach and methodology based on the workforce job function. They are also responsible for effective planning of the training plan so that different training scenarios can take place in logical sequence. You will learn how to accurately analyze the training needs and use the outcome to design a robust dangerous goods training and assessment program. You will acquire the knowledge and skills for creating high quality and effective training material to derive maximum benefits for your businesses. Guided by experts, you will learn how to gather reliable feedback about your training program, analysis the data and formulate continuous improvement plan.

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Course Code: CECB-09-VC

Course format

  • The live sessions of this virtual classroom course are delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • The course will take you approximately 40 hours to complete and be held over 5 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

  • Participants should have successfully completed a relevant dangerous goods training program and possess a valid certificate attesting the same.
  • Recommended level is 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’.

Next class

Competency-Based Training for Dangerous Goods Instructional Designers (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
3 - 7 October, 2022
Register before 12 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 158849
English
USD 2,400
USD 3,110
Regular
USD 3,650

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)

2 additional classes are scheduled

Competency-Based Training for Dangerous Goods Instructional Designers (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
17 - 21 October, 2022
Register before 26 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 159908
English
USD 2,400
USD 3,110
Regular
USD 3,650

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)

Competency-Based Training for Dangerous Goods Instructional Designers (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
7 - 11 November, 2022
Register before 17 Oct, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 158847
English
USD 2,400
USD 3,110
Regular
USD 3,650

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)

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Gain a thorough understanding of the IATA DGR Appendix H
  • Interpret CBTA concepts, principles and components
  • Perform a training needs analysis (TNA) to determine training specifications
  • Design effective training and assessment plans based on CBTA guidelines and apply CBTA competency factors
  • Develop training content and assessment, and evaluate the training program to ensure continuous improvement

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • Understanding the role and responsibilities of training designers in the CBTA approach
  • Developing an effective dangerous goods training program based on the CBTA guidelines, using latest instructional design methods
  • Using competency factors in the course designing process to achieve the relevant level of proficiency in trainees
  • Applying the ADDIE model to the course designing process for superior results
  • Creating, implementing and executing instructional and assessment plans consistent with the training objectives
  • Implementing continuous improvement measures

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Instructional designers responsible to develop DGR training program under CBTA from Airlines, Airports, CAAs, Freight Forwarders, Ground Handling and Training organizations
  • Instructors /Trainers involved in instructional design.

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 Quality Specialist Diploma

You will be equipped to train all categories of dangerous goods training, including instructing a variety of staff engaged in the shipment of goods by air.

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