Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 3 for Freight Forwarders

This training program combines IATA's trusted IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) course is designed for freight forwarder staff who either have no prior DGR training or who have not updated their training during the past 24 months. This course fulfills ICAO and IATA training requirements and qualifies you to handle and process dangerous goods for carriage of by air for a 24-month period. You can renew your qualification before its expiration date with the relevant recurrent training course. This unique program can give you a competitive advantage in the cargo industry. In addition to your IATA DGR category 3 certificate.

  • IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 3 course
  • The IATA course requires approximately 35-45 hours of study to be completed in 12 months from the purchase date (enrollment validity).
  • This course is available in textbook format. Enrol at an Accredited Training School to study these materials with the help of a local trainer, or alternatively you can choose to study these materials on your own.
  • After the enrollment validity expires, you will not have access to the course content and will not be able to take the exam.
  • Student performance will be based on an examination. Please refer to the Exam Information below for more details.

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Apply the IATA DGR to common work situations
  • Understand related legal aspects and responsibilities of shippers, agents, and airlines
  • Identify dangerous goods permitted for transport and their DGR categories
  • Pack, mark, and label dangerous goods
  • Complete a Shipper’s Declaration for dangerous goods
  • Follow general emergency procedures when a damaged package is discovered

  • IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Category 3-course content
  • Contents of the IATA DGR
  • Dangerous goods classes and divisions
  • Identification
  • Packing, marking, labeling, and documentation requirements
  • Radioactive materials

  • Course Guide
  • The current edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual
  • IATA Dangerous Goods Training Program, Book
  • Important Note: The IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) publication is updated at the beginning of every year and exams are based on the most recent edition. Students are solely responsible for acquiring the latest edition for their exam (this can be purchased from the IATA Online Store).
  • Concise lessons and tools for fast and effective learning
  • Hundreds of new checklists, self-assessments, worksheets, and handouts to facilitate the application of new ideas to your own work environment
  • Personalized experience: goals, skill development, and action planning to help you quickly apply new skills
  • Post-topic, On-the-Job component where you work on your action plan and receive content, tips, and reminders

This course is recommended for:

  • All Category 3 personnel as per Table 1.5.A of the IATA DGR
  • Freight Forwarder staff preparing DG / HAZMAT shipments
  • IATA Accredited Cargo Agents
  • Personnel acting on behalf the operator in processing dangerous goods

An IATA Certificate of Completion (DGR category 3) is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 80% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

Register Online

Duration

5 days


Classroom %

100%


Start

On demand


End

On demand