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 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)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
30 August - 3 September, 2021
Register before 09 Aug, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 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 1,273
Member
USD 1,610
Regular
USD 1,800

6 additional classes are scheduled

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

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
13 - 17 September, 2021
Register before 23 Aug, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 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 1,273
Member
USD 1,610
Regular
USD 1,800

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

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
4 - 8 October, 2021
Register before 13 Sep, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 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 1,273
Member
USD 1,610
Regular
USD 1,800

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

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
8 - 12 November, 2021
Register before 08 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)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
15 - 19 November, 2021
Register before 15 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)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
15 - 19 November, 2021
Register before 15 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)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
6 - 10 December, 2021
Register before 05 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

Materials

A complimentary copy of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Manual is provided with the course material.

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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