Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

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About

Safety is paramount in the aviation industry: Ensure that you know how to read and apply the regulations for the transport of dangerous goods by air. These regulations include legal requirements, operational restrictions, packaging instructions, marking, labeling, and documentation to ensure the safe transportation of these goods. Gain the competencies to accept, handle and process shipments containing dangerous goods according to the current edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) manual.

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: TCGP-03

Course format

  • This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment.

Prerequisites

  • There are no prerequisites for this course.
  • Recommended level is Entry-level and Intermediate.
  • The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or the equivalent level for other languages.

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) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
8 - 12 November, 2021
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132564 English
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USD 1,373
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USD 1,710
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USD 1,900
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Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
17 - 21 January, 2022
Register before 27 Dec, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 27 Dec
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148827 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,273
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USD 1,610
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USD 1,800

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
31 January - 4 February, 2022
Register before 31 Oct, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 10 Jan
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148547 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

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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) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
21 - 25 February, 2022
Register before 21 Nov, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 31 Jan
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148441 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Amsterdam Training Center information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
  16:00-17:30 & 18:30-20:00 Beijing/Singapore
  12:00-13:30 & 14:30-16:00 Dubai
  9:00-10:30 & 11:30-13:00 Geneva/Paris
  8:00-9:30 & 10:30-12:00 UTC

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
4 - 8 April, 2022
Register before 02 Jan, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 14 Mar
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148548 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

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) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
18 - 22 April, 2022
Register before 16 Jan, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 28 Mar
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148828 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Belgium, Brussels (IATA)
25 - 29 April, 2022
Register before 23 Jan, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 04 Apr
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148302 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
30 May - 3 June, 2022
Register before 27 Feb, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 09 May
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148664 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Panama, Panama City (IATA)
13 - 17 June, 2022
Register before 13 Mar, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 23 May
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148257 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

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.

Panama City Training Center Information

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Belgium, Brussels (IATA)
27 June - 1 July, 2022
Register before 27 Mar, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 06 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148303 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
4 - 8 July, 2022
Register before 03 Apr, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 13 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148829 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Canada, Montreal (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
11 - 15 July, 2022
Register before 10 Apr, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 20 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148365 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Please check if you are eligible to travel to Canada before you complete your registration.


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Visa-exempt foreign nationals who fly to or transit through Canada will need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA). Exceptions include U.S. citizens and travelers with a valid visa. Do you need an eTA? Apply for your eTA (a CAD 7 fee applies).

Please note that travelers or if you are booking for someone else, are responsible to request their visas through varying designated channels (consulates and/ or third party companies) in due time.

A regional course fee (15% discount) is applied to course participants residing in Canada who attend classes at the Montreal Training Center. To claim the discount, enter YMQ-LOCAL in the promotional code field during your registration. The discount will be deducted automatically from the course price.

These regional discounts will be applied in addition to any qualifying early bird promotion.

As per the detailed procedure on our tax page, non-Canadian residents do not pay sales taxes if they advise us prior to their purchase.

Montreal Training Center information

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Sweden, Stockholm (IATA)
25 - 29 July, 2022
Register before 24 Apr, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 04 Jul
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148227 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
29 August - 2 September, 2022
Register before 29 May, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 08 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148665 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
12 - 16 September, 2022
Register before 12 Jun, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 22 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148549 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

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) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
19 - 23 September, 2022
Register before 19 Jun, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 29 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148830 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
10 - 14 October, 2022
Register before 10 Jul, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 19 Sep
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148442 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
14 - 18 November, 2022
Register before 14 Aug, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 24 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148443 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
14 - 18 November, 2022
Register before 14 Aug, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 24 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148550 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

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) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
21 - 25 November, 2022
Register before 21 Aug, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 31 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148831 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial Category 6 (Classroom)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
12 - 16 December, 2022
Register before 11 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 21 Nov
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148666 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

What you will learn

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Apply IATA’s DGR manual and verify the correctness of dangerous goods transport documents
  • Perform the responsibilities involved in accepting, storing, loading and inspecting dangerous goods
  • Understand the legal responsibilities involved with the transportation of dangerous good

Course content

  • Interpret and review the current IATA DGR manual
  • Responsibilities of operator and shipper
  • Limitations
    • Excepted and limited quantities
    • State and operators’ variations
  • Classification and identification
  • Packaging, marking, and labeling requirements
  • Shipment of radioactive materials
  • Loading, storage and inspection and emergency procedures
  • Air waybill, Shipper’s Declaration for Dangerous Goods, and Notification to Captain

Materials

  • The most current IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual will be providedin e-book format for the duration of the course.

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Airline cargo acceptance and cargo agency staff
  • Cargo operations and ground handling staff
  • Station managers responsible for the safe transport of dangerous goods
  • Shippers, cargo agents, consolidators, freight forwarders
  • Instructional designers and instructors of DGR

Note: This course meets the training requirements for personnel listed in category 6 as per Table 1.5.A of the IATA DGR.

Certificate awarded

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 80% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher. Please note: this certificate is valid for 24 months.

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