This course explores key issues related to processing or accepting goods presented as general cargo and is based on the latest IATA DGR and ICAO-TI publications.
It is designed to equip participants with the knowledge required to prevent undeclared dangerous goods from being accepted into air transport and loaded on an aircraft.
In accordance with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)’s competency-based approach to dangerous goods training, which came into effect on 1 January 2023, those involved in the transport of dangerous goods by air are required to be a) trained and b) assessed to demonstrate their competence to perform the function(s) for which they are responsible.
After completing the course, participants must follow their organization’s procedures for completing a competency-based assessment.
On completion of this course participants will be able to:
Who Should Enrol?
Those involved in the transport of dangerous goods by air must complete training and assessment based on the function(s) they perform every 2 years.
This course is designed for personnel responsible for handling cargo in a warehouse, loading and unloading unit load devices, and loading and unloading passenger baggage and aircraft cargo compartments (Function 7.4 – previously CAT 5 & 8).
This may include freight forwarder, airline, airport operator, and ground handling personnel.
This course covers the following topics:
This course includes an integrated online assessment.
Candidates must successfully complete the assessment to receive a Certificate of Completion.