Course aims & objectives
A 3 day instructor led course giving an in depth understanding of the regulations (except class 7 - radioactive) and how to apply them. This initial course is aimed at operators, ground handling agents, shippers and freight forwarders and gives them the necessary skills needed to accept, handle and process shipments containing dangerous goods. The course ends with an open book exam and successful delegates receive a certificate which is valid for two years.
Embark on a comprehensive journey through the Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Air Certification Training Course, a 3-day immersive instructor-led program designed to equip operators, ground handling agents, shippers, and freight forwarders with a profound understanding of regulations governing the transport of hazardous materials by air, excluding class 7 (radioactive materials).
Delve into the intricate world of dangerous goods regulations as you uncover the essential intricacies of their application. This foundational course unveils a multidimensional approach encompassing acceptance, handling, and processing of shipments containing dangerous goods.
The course commences with an insightful Introduction to Dangerous Goods, setting the stage for a profound grasp of the course material. Applicability and Limitations provide a framework for understanding the scope and constraints within which these regulations operate. Classification of Dangerous Goods sheds light on the categorization of these substances based on their unique attributes.
Navigating deeper, you'll master the art of Dangerous Goods Identification, encompassing the nuanced Not Otherwise Specified (N.O.S.) category. General Packing Requirements, including detailed Packing Instructions, equip you with the prowess to adeptly secure hazardous items. The specialized domain of Transporting Lithium Batteries, inclusive of its distinctive Packing Instructions, is thoroughly demystified.
UN Package Specifications and Tests unravel the science behind packaging, while Dangerous Goods Marking and Labeling ensure compliance with vital identification protocols. In-depth insights into Dangerous Goods Documentation demystify the intricate paperwork imperative for safe transport.
The comprehensive program doesn't stop at theory; it extends into practicality. Discover the hands-on realm of Dangerous Goods Handling, embracing DG Acceptance and Safety. The course culminates with an open-book examination, putting your newfound knowledge to the test.
Completion of the course leads to a coveted certification, valid for two years, affirming your expertise in the safe and compliant handling of dangerous goods by air. Elevate your professional competence and join the league of those entrusted with safeguarding air transport while confidently navigating the complexities of dangerous goods logistics.