Did you know that in the past 5 years, 109 participants from 43 countries have taken this course with IATA?
This course is recommended for 'Personnel Responsible for Preparing Dangerous Goods' as per IATA's DGR - section 1.5 and in accordance with functions 7.1 in IATA's 'Dangerous Goods Training Guidance'. | Previously covered under categories 1, 2 & 3. Find out more about the CBTA approach, current courses and previous corresponding categories.
Shipping infectious substances can be an intimidating task when looking at the multitude of classification, packaging, marking, labelling, documentation and handling requirements. In accordance with Division 6.2 – Category A and B requirements, this course will keep you compliant with regulations for shipping infectious substances, such as those used in medical research and diagnostic fields. This course will teach you the skills to handle potentially dangerous pathogens, process all of the correct documentation, and reduce risks to yourself and those around you.
Course code: TCGP-22
To arrange in-house training for your company, please complete the in-house training request form or contact the Training Specialist in your region.
The IATA Training Center in Miami is ACCET Accredited
On completion of this course you will be able to:
The key topics that are covered during this course include:
Each participant will receives a complimentary copy of the latest valid IATA Infectious Substances Shipping Regulations (ISSR) manual in e-book format. It is an indispensable field publication that you will refer to throughout this course and in your day-to-day duties.
This course is recommended for:
An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 80% or higher on an assessment. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher. Please note: This certificate is valid for 24 months.
You will be equipped to train all categories of dangerous goods training, including instructing a variety of staff engaged in the shipment of goods by air.
Safely and efficiently handle special commodities.