This course is designed for freight forwarder staff who either have no prior DGR training or who have not updated their training during the past 24 months. This course fulfills ICAO and IATA training requirements and qualifies you tohandle and process dangerous goods for carriage of by air for a 24-month period. You can renew your qualification before its expiration date with the relevant recurrent training course.
This course requires approximately 35-45 hours of study to be completed in 12 months from the purchase date (enrollment validity). After the enrollment validity expires, the users will not have access to the course content and will not be able to take the exam.
Student performance will be based on an examination.
What you will learn
Upon completing this course you will be ableto:
Apply the IATA DGR to common work situations
Understand relatedlegal aspects and responsibilities of shippers, agents,and airlines
Identify dangerous goods permitted for transport and their DGR categories
Verify a Shipper’s Declaration for Dangerous Goods
Follow general emergency procedures when a damaged package is discovered
Contents of the IATA DGR
Dangerous goods classes and divisions
Packing, marking, labeling, and documentation requirements
All Category 3 personnelas perTable 1.5.A of the IATA DGR:
Staff of Freight Forwarder involved in processing dangerous goods
Supervised exam in IATA Exam location. Physical Attendance is required. The exam is paper based.
You will be given 3.5 hours to complete 20 questions(Closed Text Book, the current edition of the DGR Manual is required during the exam)
Passing grade is 80 correct answers; 90 correct answersare needed for a distinction
Youwill be given 2 attempts to successfully complete the final exam.
An IATA Certificate is awardedupon successful completion of the final examination.