Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Preparing 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 Preparing DG Consignments – Initial aviation training course

This course is recommended for 'Personnel Responsible for Preparing Dangerous Goods Consignments' as per IATA's DGR - section 1.5 and in accordance with function 7.1 in IATA's 'Dangerous Goods Training Guidance'. | Previously covered under categories 1 & 2. Find out more about the CBTA approach, current courses and previous corresponding categories.

Ensure compliance with all safety and regulatory requirements to prepare dangerous goods consignments and the necessary accompanying documentation 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 toward ensuring a competent, well-trained workforce. 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-65-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

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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 B2B Training Specialist 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 Preparing DG Consignments - Initial (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
6 - 9 February, 2023
Find out more about our Early Bird Terms.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172855
English
USD 1,400
USD 1,800
Regular
USD 2,000

2 daily LIVE sessions:
16:00-19:00 & 20:00-23:00 Beijing/Singapore
12:00-15:00 & 16:00-19:00 Dubai
9:00-12:00 & 13:00-16:00 Geneva/Paris
8:00-11:00 & 12:00-15:00 UTC
Please note that these timings may be subject to change.

5 additional classes are scheduled

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

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
13 - 16 March, 2023
Register before 20 Feb, 2023 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply.
Please register by 27 Feb
Find out more about our Early Bird Terms.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172330
English
USD 1,300
USD 1,700
Regular
USD 1,900

2 daily LIVE sessions:
9:00-12:00 & 13:00-16:00 Miami/Montreal
14:00-17:00 & 18:00-21:00 Geneva/Paris
17:00-20:00 & 21:00-0:00 Dubai
13:00-16:00 & 17:00-20:00 UTC
Please note that these timings may be subject to change.

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

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
17 - 20 April, 2023
Register before 27 Mar, 2023 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply.
Please register by 03 Apr
Find out more about our Early Bird Terms.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172654
English
USD 1,300
USD 1,700
Regular
USD 1,900

2 daily LIVE sessions:
9:00-12:00 & 13:00-16:00 Beijing/Singapore
5:00-8:00 & 9:00-12:00 Dubai
1:00-4:00 & 5:00-8:00 UTC

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

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
31 July - 3 August, 2023
Register before 30 Apr, 2023 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 17 Jul
Find out more about our Early Bird Terms.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172655
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

2 daily LIVE sessions:
9:00-12:00 & 13:00-16:00 Beijing/Singapore
5:00-8:00 & 9:00-12:00 Dubai
1:00-4:00 & 5:00-8:00 UTC

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

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
11 - 14 September, 2023
Register before 11 Jun, 2023 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 Aug
Find out more about our Early Bird Terms.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172856
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

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

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
30 October - 2 November, 2023
Register before 30 Jul, 2023 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 16 Oct
Find out more about our Early Bird Terms.
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172331
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Fulfil the regulatory compliance requirements
  • Perform tasks involved in preparing dangerous goods consignments and documentation
  • Apply IATA’s DGR manual to process accurately of dangerous goods consignments
  • Recognize the legal responsibilities of stakeholders involved in transportation of dangerous goods by air

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • Legal responsibilities of key stakeholders
  • Understanding and applying relevant sections of current IATA DGR
  • Classification and identification of dangerous goods
  • Required transport documentations: Dangerous Goods Declaration (DGD), air waybill
  • Safety implications of packaging types, and net quantity limitations
  • End-to-end communication of hazards and handling requirements using correct marks and labels
  • Packing, marking and labelling requirements: UN
  • Specifications, limited quantities and other packaging
  • Reporting to appropriate authorities as required

Supporting materials

Each participant will receive a complimentary copy of the latest IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual in e-book format. It is an indispensable field publication that you will refer to throughout this course and in your day-to-day duties.

Who should attend

This course is recommended for personnel involved in preparing dangerous goods consignments:

  • Shippers and packers
  • Manufacturers and exporters of dangerous goods or products contain dangerous goods
  • Cargo agents, Consolidators and Freight Forwarder
  • Operator’s staff acting as shippers

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.

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