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

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About the course

4-day (32 hours) classroom course

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

For Personnel Responsible for Preparing Dangerous Goods Consignments as per IATA DGR section 1.5 and in accordance with CBTA approach for well-defined function H.6.1. | Previously covered under categories 1 & 2.

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Ensure compliance with all safety and regulatory requirements to prepare dangerous goods consignments and the necessary accompanying documentations 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 course is available at IATA Training Centers and Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-house training.

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Course Code: TCGG-65

Course format

  • This classroom course provides 4 days (32 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment.

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.

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

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
21 - 24 February, 2023
Register before 21 Nov, 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 Jan
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172496
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

5 additional classes are scheduled

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

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
23 - 26 May, 2023
Register before 20 Feb, 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 02 May
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172175
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

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

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
18 - 21 July, 2023
Register before 17 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 27 Jun
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 171944
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

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

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
26 - 29 September, 2023
Register before 26 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 05 Sep
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172030
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

Accett

The IATA Training Center in Miami is ACCET Accredited


A regional course discount (up to 10% discount) is available for classroom courses at IATA Training Centers in the Americas (excluding Canada).

To claim the discount, enter 'LatAmTraining' in the promotional code field during your registration. The discount will be deducted automatically from the course price. This discount will be applied in addition to any qualifying early bird promotion.

Miami Training Center Information

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

Belgium, Brussels (IATA)
10 - 13 October, 2023
Register before 10 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 19 Sep
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 171814
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

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

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
12 - 15 December, 2023
Register before 11 Sep, 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 21 Nov
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172031
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

Accett

The IATA Training Center in Miami is ACCET Accredited


A regional course discount (up to 10% discount) is available for classroom courses at IATA Training Centers in the Americas (excluding Canada).

To claim the discount, enter 'LatAmTraining' in the promotional code field during your registration. The discount will be deducted automatically from the course price. This discount will be applied in addition to any qualifying early bird promotion.

Miami Training Center Information

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

Activities

  • Class exercises, practical shipment and documentation exercises
  • Case studies
  • Final Assessment (theoretical/practical)

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.

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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