Course One is designed to provide the necessary
information for Dangerous Goods/Hazardous materials employees to meet the
General Awareness and function specific training and certification requirements
found in Chapter 1.3 of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods or IMDG Code
as well as the additional requirements for international shipments under the US
Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations .
Module 1 – Introduction to the IMDG Code
Structure of the Dangerous Goods List
Module 2 – CTU Placarding and Marking
Module 3 – Documentation
Module 4 – Stowage and segregation
Course length approximately 4-5 hours.
Course Two is the Additional module for Title 49, Code
of Federal Regulations, Subchapter C requirements including specific training on use of the hazmat tables / appendices,
hazard communication for marking and placarding, shipping papers and emergency
response information for international intermodal shipments.
in addition, you will be required to review the Dangerous Goods Manual.
Course length: Approximately 1 hour, 30 minutes.
- Teacher: Graeme McPhee