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DGR Programmes (Dangerous Goods Regulations)
Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Initial – Cat 1, 3 & 5

Objectives

After completion of this programme, the participant will be able to:

  • Gain the current/ updated knowledge dangerous goods regulations ICAO
  • Learn the updates in the Indian Legal Regime in transportation of dangerous goods to/from/through India.
  • Fully understand and differentiate between shipper’s and operators responsibilities;
  • Identify all dangerous goods which are:
    • Forbidden for air transport; or
    • Permitted as cargo in accordance with the technical instructions; or
    • Exempted from the requirements of the technical instructions.
  • Identify nine classes of dangerous goods by their principle criteria;
  • Extract the relevant information from the list of dangerous goods and apply the same;
  • Comprehend and apply the packing instructions
  • Properly mark and label dangerous goods package and verify that the marking or labeling requirements have
    been met;
  • Complete a dangerous goods transport document and verify that the information provided thereon complies
    with the technical instructions
  • Properly enter the appropriate information on the Air Waybill and/or verify that the information was entered
    correctly [for cargo agents, freight forwarders or operators’ staff only];
  • Recognize and apply the appropriate State and/or operator variations;
  • Accept a shipment correctly by use of an acceptance check list or show how it fails the acceptance check list
    [for cargo agents, freight forwarders or operators’ staff only];
  • Follow general emergency procedures when a damaged or leaking package is discovered
Course Content
  • General Philosophy
  • Indian Legal Regime
  • Limitations
  • General requirement for Shippers
  • List of Dangerous Goods
  • Marking and labeling
  • Dangerous Goods transport document and other relevant documentation
  • Recognition of undeclared dangerous goods
  • Provisions for passenger and crew
  • Storage and Loading
  • Emergency procedures
Target Group
  • Shippers and operator’s employees preparing dangerous goods as Company Materials (COMAT)
  • Packers
  • Employees of freight forwarders involved in processing dangerous goods
  • Employees of freight forwarders involved in processing cargo or mail (other than dangerous goods)
  • Employees of freight forwarders involved in the handling, storage and loading of cargo or mail
Course Duration
  • 6 days
Delivery Method
  • Classroom Training
Facilitator
  • Internal Faculty