Dangerous Goods Training Program – Category 1 Initial (with area of concentration – Transport of lithium batteries) – 3 Days

INTRODUCTION

Dangerous goods are commodities that can be dangerous in specific circumstances. These materials may be transported by air only if suitable precautions are taken. Dangerous goods consist not only of obvious substances such as corrosive, explosives and flammables, but also include less apparent articles like devices containing lithium batteries and spare batteries.

To ensure safe transport of dangerous goods by air there are internationally agreed rules, published by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) named Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air.

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) annually publishing Dangerous Goods Regulations which are fully compliant with latest edition ICAO TI and based on Annex 18 to the Chicago Convention on International Civil Aviation.

This training is based at latest edition of IATA DGR and it’s designed for the shippers (Category 1 from the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Table 1.5.A). The training also gives students full understanding of packing, labeling and documentation of Lithium Batteries. Recurrent training must take place within 24 months of previous training to ensure knowledge is current.

Detailed Content / Topics – The following Subjects will be addressed

After successful completion of this training the student will be able to:
- apply the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations correctly;
- apply the legal aspects involved;
- identify dangerous goods;
- navigate through the List of Dangerous Goods;
- understand the packing requirements and packing instructions;
- properly mark and label a dangerous goods packages;
- correctly complete Shipper’s Declaration for Dangerous Goods and appropriate Airwaybil;
- follow general emergency procedures when a damaged or leaking package is discovered.
- Define lithium batteries
- Classify and determine proper shipping names and UN numbers of Lithium Batteries
- Correctly pack, mark and label shipments containing lithium Batteries
- Properly complete required documentation

Target groups

This training is based at latest edition of IATA DGR and it’s designed for the Shippers (Category 1 from the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Table 1.5.A).

Pre-requisites

Working knowledge of English language is required. As well basic principles of transport of cargo by air. Possession of the latest edition of IATA DGR is a must

Learning Objectives

After successful completion of this training the student will be able to:

- apply the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations correctly;
- apply the legal aspects involved;
- identify dangerous goods;
- navigate through the List of Dangerous Goods;
- understand the packing requirements and packing instructions;
- properly mark and label a dangerous goods packages;
- correctly complete Shipper’s Declaration for Dangerous Goods and appropriate Airwaybil;
- follow general emergency procedures when a damaged or leaking package is discovered.
- Define lithium batteries
- Classify and determine proper shipping names and UN numbers of Lithium Batteries
- Correctly pack, mark and label shipments containing lithium Batteries
- Properly complete required documentation

Duration

3 days – Each day will commence at 09.00 and finish at 17.00, with appropriate refreshment breaks.

To register for this training, please email office@sassofia.com or Call +359 28210806



Discount Program

Multi Delegate Discount
· For 2 Delegates (or 1 Delegate attending 2 Trainings) we offer 15% Discount for each Delegate
· For 3 Delegates (or 1 Delegate attending 3 Trainings) we offer 25% Discount for each Delegate
· For 4 Delegates we offer 4 for the price of 3 special offer.

Early Bird Discount
· For 1 person – 15 %
· For 2 persons, we will add additional 5 %
· For 3 persons, we will add also additional 5 %

The Early Bird Discount Program is applicable for bookings taken and payment received more than 4 weeks before commencement of the training!

You can combine the Multi Delegate and Early Bird discount programs, and to receive up to 30 % discount for all required trainings!

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