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Dangerous Goods by Air - 3 Day Course - Chesterfield

Host: East Midlands Chamber
Venue: Chesterfield Office
Date: Monday 15th October, 2018
Time: 9.00am - 17.00pm
Cost: Member £450 + VAT - Non Member £575 + VAT


Dangerous Goods By Air - 3 Day Course



International law requires that all staff involved in the shipping, packing, documentation, handling, or carriage of Dangerous Goods by Air must complete a comprehensive training course approved by the appropriate national competent authority. In the United Kingdom this is the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) under the Air Navigation Order (Dangerous Goods Regulations).
Our Dangerous Goods by Air Courses are fully approved by the CAA for Shippers, Packers and Freight Agents. Our instructors have vast experience in both the commercial and practical issues involved in the movement of Dangerous Goods by Air. They hold the required approvals from the CAA covering subject knowledge, course design, and presentation skills. Dangerous Goods by Air courses are based on the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Dangerous Goods Regulations.

Workshop Programme in Detail



3-Day Course Programme

All sessions are validated with exercises.

Day 1 - 15 October 2018
• Introduction, The Law, and Course Outline
• Applicability
• Excepted and Limited Quantities
• State and Operator Variations
• Classification of Dangerous Goods
Day 2 - 16 October 2018
• Identification
• Dangerous Goods Not Listed by Name
• Mixtures and Solutions
• Packing of Dangerous Goods (Overpacks/ Segregation/"Q" Formulae
• Specification Packaging
Day 3 - 17 October 2018
• Marking and Labelling
• Documentation
• Acceptance Check Sheets
• CAA Validation Examination

Course outcome



Delegates passing the UK Civil Aviation Authority exam, are issued with a Certificate endorsed with a CAA allocated serial number.
Certificates are valid for two years, the exam must be re-taken following a 2 day refresher course.

Who should attend?



Dangerous Goods by Air Courses are fully approved by the CAA suitable for Shippers, Packers and Freight Agents who have a responsibility to pack and ship Dangerous Goods by Air.

Course delivery



This 3 day course delivered in a board room style environment from the Chambers modern training facilities and is limited to a maximum of 10 delegates. Lunch and refreshments are provided as part of this workshop and there is no requirement for delegates to bring any stationery or IT equipment. The course includes a 3 hour exam.

Please bring along copies of the following publications:
IATA Manual ED.58 (Air) - 3 Day Course only
2016 IMDG Manual (Sea) - 4 Day Course
2017 ADR Manual (Road) - 4 Day course
If you don't already have a copy of these publications, they can be ordered from:

http://www.labeline.com/store_uk/cms-display/splash.html

About the Trainer



Instructors have vast experience in both the commercial and practical issues involved in the movement of Dangerous Goods by Air. They hold the required approvals from the CAA covering subject knowledge, course design, and presentation skills.

Other courses you may benefit from -DG by Road & Sea - 1 day add on -18 October 2018





IMDG code and ADR mandate training for shore side personnel. Day 4 concentrates on differences particularly relating to quantity limitations, exemptions and documentation to the Air mode.

Price for the total four day course is: £750.00 + VAT for Chamber Members £875.00 + VAT for Non-Members
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