Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Some of these topics are also explored in the following virtual classroom course:

Did you know that in the past 4 years, 587 participants from 103 countries have taken this course with IATA?

About

This course focuses on techniques and strategies to plan a robust dangerous goods training program. You will learn how to develop a training session, impart learning through active learning, sequence learning activities to ensure an effective mix and flow, and conclude a training session with an emphasis on knowledge transfer so you can apply the learning back on the job. You will practice a variety of core techniques to lead adult learning, instructional design, and facilitation techniques. In addition, ample opportunity will be available to apply these techniques and strategies during the course.

This course is available at IATA Training Centers and Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-house training.

Course code: TCGH-01

Course format

  • This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • Student performance and knowledge will be evaluated on 2 examinations - DGR and Instructional Techniques

Note: A mandatory Dangerous Goods Regulations exam for category 6 will be given to assess technical competence.

Prerequisites

  • Participants must hold a valid DGR Category 6 certificate for the entire duration of the course they attend
  • Participants must have at least 5 years working knowledge and experience in hazardous materials and safety operations, or cargo operations
  • 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

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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Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Chinese Taipei, Taipei (TAFLA-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: 149898 English
Dev. Nations
USD 2,070
Member
USD 2,690
Regular
USD 3,000

15 additional classes are scheduled

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
7 - 11 February, 2022
Register before 17 Jan, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 17 Jan
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148723 English
Dev. Nations
USD 2,070
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USD 2,690
Regular
USD 3,000
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Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Colombia, Bogota (IATA)
14 - 18 March, 2022
Register before 12 Dec, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 21 Feb
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148214 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

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.

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Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

United Kingdom, London (IATA)
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: 148496 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Singapore, Singapore (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: 148886 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
2 - 6 May, 2022
Register before 30 Jan, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 11 Apr
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148725 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Sweden, Stockholm (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: 148232 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
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: 148586 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

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

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
20 - 24 June, 2022
Register before 20 Mar, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 30 May
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148887 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Hong Kong SAR, China (IATA)
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: 148290 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

China, Beijing (IATA)
15 - 19 August, 2022
Register before 15 May, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 25 Jul
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148415 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Please note that prices DO NOT include the 6% Chinese VAT. The VAT must be paid additionally if applicable to your registration.

Beijing Training Center Information

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
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: 148888 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Netherlands, Amsterdam (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: 148454 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Hong Kong SAR, China (IATA)
24 - 28 October, 2022
Register before 24 Jul, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 03 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148291 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
28 November - 2 December, 2022
Register before 28 Aug, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 07 Nov
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148889 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
5 - 9 December, 2022
Register before 04 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 14 Nov
All prices are before tax. Class no: 148726 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Write training objectives and formulate test questions for a given target group
  • Develop a DGR training program using instructional design techniques
  • Facilitate learning by applying effective facilitation techniques
  • Prepare visual aids required for the training unit

Course content

  • Understanding and applying adult learning theory
  • Leveraging adult learner differences
  • Instructional planning, methods and learning outcomes
  • Producing structured lesson plans
  • Designing effective examinations
  • Mastering facilitation techniques and first day of class strategies
  • The effective use of media and visual aids
  • Classroom management

Download the Outline

Please come prepared with the following materials:

  • Calculator:This course involves calculation exercise
  • Laptop: You will create a teaching portfolio as a class project

Supporting material

  • Participants will receive complimentary copies of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Manual and Dangerous Goods Regulations Training Workbook 1

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Dangerous Goods instructors for category 1, 2, 3 and 6 as per Table 1.5.A of the IATA DGR
  • Instructional designers responsible to develop DGR training program for all categories

Airlines training specialists and instructional designers for categories 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 might be interested in attending IATA's Dangerous Goods Instructional Techniques course

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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