Dangerous Goods Regulations Programme

Course Objectives

This course will equip participants with the following skills and knowledge:

  • Awareness of the legal requirements, operational restrictions, packaging instructions, marking, labeling and documentation pertaining to the transport of dangerous goods.
  • Skills on appropriate safety precautions in accepting, handling and processing shipments of dangerous goods.

For whom

The course is designed for:

  • Shippers and cargo agents.
  • Load planner/flight crew.
  • Flight engineers.
  • Loaders/baggage handlers
  • Flight attendants/PAX Handlers.
  • Screening Staff.

Course Content

  • General Philosophy
  • General Goods and Unusual Shipments
  • Dangerous Goods Limitation
  • Classification
  • Radioactive Materials and Transport Index
  • List of Dangerous Goods
  • Labeling and Marking
  • Unit Load Devices
  • Precautionary Measures
  • Inspection of Damaged Packages
  • Handling of Damaged Packages
  • Pilots Notification
  • Provisions for PAX and Crew
  • Emergency Procedures