Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

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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 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

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Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Korea, Republic of, Incheon (IAAA-HST)
7 - 11 June, 2021
Register before 17 May, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 17 May
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132004 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,273
Member
USD 1,610
Regular
USD 1,800

14 additional classes are scheduled

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
7 - 11 June, 2021
Register before 17 May, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 17 May
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132789 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,273
Member
USD 1,610
Regular
USD 1,800

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Belgium, Brussels (IATA)
28 June - 2 July, 2021
Register before 07 Jun, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 07 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132416 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,273
Member
USD 1,610
Regular
USD 1,800

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
28 June - 2 July, 2021
Register before 07 Jun, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 07 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132939 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,273
Member
USD 1,610
Regular
USD 1,800

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Canada, Montreal (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
5 - 9 July, 2021
Register before 14 Jun, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 14 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132517 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,273
Member
USD 1,610
Regular
USD 1,800

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


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The IATA Training Center in Montreal is ACCET Accredited


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, 5 days)

Sweden, Stockholm (IATA)
19 - 23 July, 2021
Register before 20 Apr, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 28 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 131954 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Hong Kong SAR, China (IATA)
16 - 20 August, 2021
Register before 18 May, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 26 Jul
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132023 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
30 August - 3 September, 2021
Register before 01 Jun, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 09 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132629 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, 5 days)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
30 August - 3 September, 2021
Register before 01 Jun, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 09 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132790 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
13 - 17 September, 2021
Register before 15 Jun, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 23 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132940 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
4 - 8 October, 2021
Register before 06 Jul, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 13 Sep
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132563 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
8 - 12 November, 2021
Register before 10 Aug, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 18 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132564 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
15 - 19 November, 2021
Register before 17 Aug, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 25 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132630 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, 5 days)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
15 - 19 November, 2021
Register before 17 Aug, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 25 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132941 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,098
Member
USD 1,368
Regular
USD 1,520

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial - Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
6 - 10 December, 2021
Register before 07 Sep, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 15 Nov
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132791 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

Supporting Materials

Note: Please come prepared with a Calculator: This course involves calculation exercises.

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.

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