For operations and cargo personnel, this diploma helps you develop a solid foundation for your cargo career by gaining knowledge and skills to accept and handle special cargo products such as dangerous goods, live animals and pharmaceuticals
Diploma code: DIPL-45
Candidates must complete 2 Required and 2 Elective courses within three years.
A candidate must achieve a passing mark of 60% on eLearning exams or 80% on the Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 3 exam on the first exam attempt. A special distinction is awarded to candidates that obtain a distinction in all, or all but one, of all exams and assignments that make up this Diploma
Learn about basic IATA cargo rules and procedures, how freight forwarders and airline cargo units operate, plus much more.
Learn about product and transport process temperature ranges, packaging technologies, key risk factors and critical control points in pharma handling process.
Examine technical aspects and how to ship infectious substances by air (Division 6.2).
Learn how to comply with standards and international welfare regulations such as the IATA Live Animals Regulations (LAR)
Learn how to comply with standards and international welfare regulations when shipping or accepting live animals for air transportation
Use IATA's Live Animals Regulations manual to ship live animals safely and to comply with industry standards.