IMDG Code Training has been mandatory since January 2010 for all shore side staff involved in dangerous goods transport by sea. It requires General Awareness Training for all personnel involved, and Job specific for certain job categories. It also requires periodic refresher Training, and especially when new amendments are published such as the new Amdt. 38-16, published in October 2016 to come fully into effect on 1 January 2019.
DG Transport General Awareness Training – essential for those responsible for operations and workers involved in the various activities concerning dangerous goods to ensure familiarisation with dangerous goods transport regulations, awareness of the duties and responsibilities that arise from them, and the consequences of non-compliance.
Job Specific Training – focus on specified job categories e.g. consignors, packers, booking office and clerical staff, freight forwarders, cargo handlers, loading and unloading operations etc.
This 1 day course is aimed at managers, supervisors and administrators as well as warehouse personnel, clerical workers, customer service and sales personnel, and any others who need a general appreciation of the regulations
Course Content –
Various exercises and handouts will be included to assist highlight key issues, and facilitate understanding of the requirements, and a demonstration of the Exis Technologies IMDG e-learning given
Certificate of Attendance will be presented at the end of the course