Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Instructor Refresher (classroom)



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About the course

3-day (24 hours) classroom course

IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Instructor Refresher aviation training course

This course is recommended for Instructors of Dangerous Goods training as per IATA's DGR - section 1.5 Find out more about the CBTA approach, current courses and previous corresponding categories.

Why not achieve two goals in ONE training course, specially designed for Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) instructors? Fully update your knowledge and skills with the latest changes and amendments to the current IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations. This course will also ensure that your instructional techniques and skills are not only up to date, but that they also exceed any expectations to help you in designing your next training session and whole training program. By the end of this course, you will also have a good understanding of compliance requirements and implementation aspects of training provisions under the Competency-based training and assessment (CBTA) approach.

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Course code: TCGP-0

Course format


Participants must present proof of successful completion of one of the following courses taken in the last 2 years:

Alternatively, participants can present a DGR category 6 certificate valid for the duration of the course. Please note that DGR Category 6 certificates are only valid for 2 years and must cover the entire period of this course.

  • A minimum two years of experience teaching DGR courses is recommended.
  • Recommended level is Intermediate and Advanced.
  • 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

    In-house training

    To arrange in-house training for your company, please complete the in-house training request form or contact the Training Specialist in your region.

    There are no scheduled classes at the moment

    What you will learn

    Upon completing this course you will be able to:

    • Update your knowledge and skills with the current changes and amendments to the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations and other legislative initiatives
    • Share your experiences with other training professionals and correlate some practical issues encountered in the workplace
    • Illustrate and upgrade the facilitation techniques and competence needed for day to day activities
    • In depth review on Competency Based Training and Assessment (CBTA)

    Course content

    The key topics that are covered during this course include:

    • Detailed interpretation and overview of the latest IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
    • Review of the changes made to the current IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations covering all the aspects of the Regulations
    • Review and update on upcoming requirements related to CBTA approach


    • Interactive group activities and special problem-solving exercises
    • Discussions and exchange of experiences concerning the implementation of DGR in the workplace
    • Delivery of short presentations (5-10 mins).

    Supporting material

    Who should attend

    This course is recommended for:

    • Dangerous Goods training managers
    • Dangerous Goods instructors
    • Cargo training specialists and managers
    • Airlines training specialists and managers
    • Instructional designers

    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. The course title on your certificate will include the DGR Category of the course. Please note: This certificate is valid for 24 months.

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