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Carriage of Dangerous Goods for Air, Road and Sea
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Increasingly, customers are finding it necessary to be dangerous goods qualified in the three principle modes of transport - air, sea and road.

This 5 day course comprises of 3 days Dangerous Goods by Air, 1 day by Sea and 1 day by Road.

The course will cover:

  • AIR (IATA) - Legislation requires that all staff involved in the packing, documentation or handling or dangerous goods by air complete a Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) approved training course. This requirement is met by attending a Dangerous Goods by Air Certificate course. Your certificate must then be revalidated at intervals of no longer than 2 years.
  • SEA (IMDG) - The regulations require that all shore based staff involved with the transport of dangerous goods by sea receive training. This includes those who prepare documentation, classify, pack, mark, label and prepare shipments of dangerous goods.
  • ROAD (ADR) - Training is required for all staff who may classify, pack, mark, or label dangerous goods which will be consigned by road.


Learning outcomes

  • Days 1-3: IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations, dangerous goods lists, classification, prohibitions, limited quantities, packing instructions, marking and labelling, shipper's responsibilities, carrier and government exceptions, carrier's responsibilities, documentation, checks, CAA examination.
  • Day 4: IMDG Regulations, specific requirements for sea transport, assessment.
  • Day 5: ADR Regulations, specific requirements for road transport, assessment.


Who should attend

Whilst this course is targeted primarily at students who have received no previous dangerous goods training, the course is open to anyone, and can be used as refresher training in all three modes.


The Presenter

The Dangerous Goods Academy is run by the Freight Transport Association (FTA) - one of the biggest business groups in the UK, supporting, shaping and standing up for efficient logistics.

With FTA’s Dangerous Goods training you benefit from:

  • assurance that your staff are qualified and competent to legally transport dangerous goods.
  • training delivered by a professional team of trainers with extensive industry knowledge.
  • courses that meet your needs, whatever your involvement with the transportation of dangerous goods.

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Non-member price - £895 + VAT

IOE&IT members can benefit from a 15% discount by quoting code IOE19 when booking.


Price includes tuition, course materials, lunch and refreshments.

The course price also includes the Civil Aviation Authority certificate fee.


Dates and locations

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01/07/2019 05/07/2019 East Midlands Book Now
 08/07/2019 12/07/2019 Newcastle  Book Now
12/08/2019 16/08/2019 Manchester  Book Now
09/09/2019 13/09/2019 Heathrow Book Now
16/09/2019 20/09/2019 Manchester  Book Now
16/09/2019 20/09/2019 Gatwick  Book Now
30/09/2019 04/10/2019 Leeds  Book Now
 07/10/2019 11/10/2019 Leamington Spa  Book Now
 07/10/2019 11/10/2019 East Midlands  Book Now
 21/10/2019 25/10/2019 Glasgow Book Now
 04/11/2019 08/11/2019 East Midlands   Book Now
04/11/2019 08/11/2019 Heathrow   Book Now
 11/11/2019 15/11/2019 Gatwick   Book Now
18/11/2019 22/11/2019 Bristol   Book Now
18/11/2019 22/11/2019  Manchester  Book Now
18/11/2019 22/11/2019 Newcastle  Book Now
02/12/2019 06/12/2019 Heathrow   Book Now
 09/12/2019 13/12/2019 Manchester   Book Now
 09/12/2019 13/12/2019  Gatwick  Book Now


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