Did you know that you are surrounded by goods that are classified dangerous? On their own they may present little danger but when transported in quantity there are regulations in place to protect the safety of anyone handling and transporting the goods.
This CAA approved interactive 2 hour online course is a detailed look at the requirements for shipping Excepted Quantities by Air.
This course covers all aspects of the regulations to ensure that shippers, forwarders and airlines can meet the standards required in the packaging and transportation of dangerous goods in Excepted Quantities. By being familiar with the regulations, your employees can ensure that any potential dangerous goods are correctly identified, packed and marked for shipping.
- Overview of the Regulations (ICAO, IATA)
- How DG is monitored in the UK
- Using the Regulations
- State and Operator Variations
- Classification, Proper shipping names and UN numbers
- Packaging Instructions
- Different DG items packaged together
- Marking and Labelling
- Emergency and security procedures
By the end of the course you will be able to:
It is recommended that if you do not hold a certificate in the transport of dangerous goods that you complete the Dangerous Goods Awareness training as a pre-requisite.