Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Processing DG Consignments - Initial (classroom)

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About the course

4-day (32 hours) classroom course

IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Processing DG Consignments - Initial aviation training course

For Personnel Responsible for Processing Dangerous Goods Consignments as per IATA DGR section 1.5 and in accordance with CBTA approach for well-defined function H.6.3. | Previously covered under category 3.

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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 that are commensurate to your job function and tasks. 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 process shipments containing dangerous goods according to the current edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) manual and in accordance with the Competency-Based Training and Assessment approach (CBTA).

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: TCGG-63

Course format

  • This classroom course provides 4 days (32 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment.

Prerequisites

  • Recommended level is Entry-level and Intermediate.
  • The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 or the equivalent for courses held in languages other than English.

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.

Next class

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Processing DG Consignments - Initial (classroom)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
24 - 27 January, 2023
Register before 03 Jan, 2023 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 03 Jan
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172032
English
USD 1,300
USD 1,700
Regular
USD 1,900

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

3 additional classes are scheduled

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Processing DG Consignments - Initial (classroom)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
7 - 10 February, 2023
Register before 17 Jan, 2023 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 and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172497
English
USD 1,300
USD 1,700
Regular
USD 1,900

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Processing DG Consignments - Initial (classroom)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
18 - 21 July, 2023
Register before 17 Apr, 2023 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 27 Jun
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172033
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

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) for Processing DG Consignments - Initial (classroom)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
22 - 25 August, 2023
Register before 22 May, 2023 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 01 Aug
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 172498
English
USD 1,120
USD 1,440
Regular
USD 1,600

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Fulfil the regulatory compliance requirements
  • Perform tasks involved in processing dangerous goods consignments
  • Apply IATA’s DGR manual to process dangerous goods consignments accurately
  • Discuss the legal responsibilities of stakeholders involved in the transportation of dangerous goods by air

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • Legal responsibilities of key stakeholders
  • Understanding and applying relevant sections of current IATA DGR
  • Importance of accurate identification and classification of dangerous goods
  • Safety implications of packaging types and net quantity limitations
  • End-to-end communication of hazards and handling requirements using correct marks and labels
  • Radioactive material transportation
  • Impact of State and Operator variations on dangerous goods acceptance

Activities

  • Exercises and case studies; practical exercises based on simulated scenarios
  • Final Assessment (theoretical/practical)

Supporting materials

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Personnel working for cargo agents, consolidators and freight forwarder who are responsible for processing dangerous goods consignments from shippers to airlines
  • IATA Cargo agent applicants willing to fulfill the training requirements for DGR

Certificate awarded

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.

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