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Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Flight Crew and Load Planners - E-Learning - English

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For personnel listed in category 10 as per Table 1.5.A of the IATA DGR

Safety is everyone’s responsibility in the air transport industry. As a flight crew member, loadmaster or flight dispatcher, you have to be aware of the regulations for the transport of dangerous cargo and the impact these goods may have on the safety of a flight.

This interactive course fulfills the IATA DGR training requirements for flight crew, load masters, load planners, flight operations officers, and flight dispatchers.

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Identify and classify dangerous goods
  • Recognize DG labels and package specification markings
  • Identify hidden dangerous goods
  • Observe the DG provisions for passengers and crew
  • Follow basic DG emergency response procedures

Course format

  • This self-study e-learning course requires approximately 4 - 6 hours of study, to be completed within one year.
  • Student performance will be based on an examination. Please refer to the Exam Information below for more details.

Key topics

  • What can be carried by air and how
  • Classification: classes and divisions
  • Identification
  • Marking and labeling
  • Dangerous goods emergency response
  • Download the course outline

    Who should attend

    This course is recommended for:

    • Flight crew members
    • Load masters and load planners
    • Flight operations officers and flight dispatchers
    • Airlines training specialists

    Certificate awarded

    Upon successful completion of the exam, you will be awarded an e-Certificate available for you to print for your records.

    Exam information

    Please read the General Information on Self-study exams.

      • Exam Delivery Method: Non-supervised online-based exam. Exam can be taken any time at your convenience.
      • Exam Format: Multiple Choice questions
      • Number of questions: 25
      • Time Allowance: 3 hours
      • Passing Grade: 80% correct answers
      • Number of exam attempts: 3

      Additional information

      About IATA e-learning training
      • This self-study e-learning course delivers comprehensive instruction to busy aviation and travel industry professionals.
      • E-learning is a quick and flexible training method providing learner-friendly materials that allow you to learn using short, interactive modules.
      • Write your exam online at a time that is convenient to you.
      • Order online to receive access to this course on our e-learning platform.

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