Are you CASA Approved? Do you know everything you need to know about Shipping by Air?
If you are shipping Dangerous Goods by Air, ensure you are up to date with the latest International Air Transport Association Dangerous Goods Regulations (IATA DGR). This source will make sure that you know how to classify dangerous goods, how to pack them, and whether or not it is a shipment that may only be carried on a cargo aircraft (CAO).
By ensuring that you have the Dangerous Goods Declaration (Shippers Declaration) – the document that declares your shipment meets all IATA DGR Requirements – this means that you take full responsibility, and therefore also liability, for the safety of your shipment.
This course is designed for all of those involved in the shipping process by air, whether that is shippers of dangerous goods, people preparing them for consignment, or even those signing documentation. So whether your employees are on the ground or in the air make sure you are aware of what they need to know. This required knowledge and mandatory training can be gained right here through completing the DG Trainer Online Dangerous Goods Transportation for SHIPPERS.
Dangerous Goods, or a Hazardous Chemical – do you know the difference?
Could your recognise the Class they are from – or more importantly how they should be:
Whilst many Dangerous Goods have similar looking labels, if you are not familiar with handling these products you may be unaware of the risks and hazards.
Maybe you’re just a small warehouse, or a local shipping company, or other facility handling a broad range of products. But would you know how to identify Dangerous Goods?
Dangerous Goods are considered dangerous because they can have an immediate physical effect on people and the environment around them. For example, do you know what happens if pyrophoric materials were to come into contact with moisture?
Understanding the mechanics of Dangerous Goods is crucial for any business or industry that may come into contact with, or handle and store them, to ensure the safety of the workplace and people, and to maintain your company’s reputation.
Our new course Dangerous Goods Storage and Handling is perfect for any business looking to gain knowledge in this space and upskill staff.
Announcing a course with everything you need to know about the impacts of COVID-19 on the industry.
To ensure the safety of your workplace and your employees, our newest course Hygiene, Infection Control and COVID-19 Awareness will help you gauge what needs improving and what requirements are now essential to ensure your business abides by new expectations and guidelines.
This quick, 15-minute course gives you and your staff knowledge of:
Viruses and infections
What causes them and how they spread
Hand washing and controlling the spread
Dealing with COVID-19 in the workplace
This certificate is essential for all industries to maintain Covid-19 safety measures in the ongoing future handling of Covid-19.
Its essential you and your employees KNOW the Dangerous Goods that your organisation are handling and that you meet the necessary requirements of regulation and legislation.
This knowledge can be gained through a certificate in the Dangerous Good Awareness.
Regulations and legislation apply to all employees involved in the transport of the Dangerous Goods from start to finish in the process.
Ensure you are up to date with new IATA requirements – This knowledge can be gained through a certificate in the Dangerous Good Awareness course.
Must have appropriate knowledge of packaging and the properties of hazardous materials – including labeling and storage -and ensure that employees have the right knowledge to handle hazardous chemicals in particular.
Training is essential – making sure your employees understand what to be aware of is what we do at DG Trainer. This is not just limited to handlers, but also those who approve documentation, packers, operators, and delivery operators – everyone in your chain of command is reflective of your business practices and it is your responsibility if anything goes wrong
Ensure your documentation is accurate – this is critical for hazardous materials, and it is essential to clearly communicate to other chains of shipping and handling. DG Trainer’s courses offer a broad range of options to help cover this.
Warehouse Manager, South Australia, Freight Forwarding, GEODIS Australia Pty Ltd
Overall (the Dangerous Goods Awareness course) is very well set up, easy to follow and a lot of work has been put into this behind the scenes.
Yes I will recommend to others in industry to do the same courses, well done to all there.
Dr Elysia Hollams, PhD
Project & Laboratory Coordinator, Systems Vaccinology Team, Telethon Kids Institute
Re: DG Transportation for Shippers of Infectious Substance and Biological Specimens - thanks very much, part of my day will be spent finishing the final part of this excellent course!
Lakhvinder Singh Kalsi (Lucky)
DC Manager - MYSALE GROUP PLC
Amazing work by you guys in providing the ‘Dangerous Goods” Transportation for Shippers Course online.
Shipping Receiving Specialist
I really enjoyed the Lithium battery course. It was well constructed and provided useful practical exercises along the way to improve and reinforce my understanding and interpretation and application of the regulations.
It was very convenient to stop & start to fit in with my workload. I would recommend it to any Shipper / Receiver of DG.
Thank you for the opportunity to complete the course.
Very informative! It’s a course that cuts straight to the point and teaches you what you need to know along with testing you along the way. I found it great!
Always a great course, there looks like there's been a few changes since the last time I did it.
Export Airfreight Co Ordinator
Daunting at first yes, but definitely learnt a lot more than sitting in a class.
So much better than sitting in a class!
Research Co-ordinator Team Lead Icon Research
We at Icon Research exclusively use the DG Trainer portal and love the ease and convenience of working with their online program. The support team is incredible, and I've never waited longer than a few hours to get access for a new staff member or re-training certification access for current staff.
Import Operations ASEAN CARGO
It was a lot easier than last time :) It was easier to follow and understand. I think the examples and explanations were a lot clearer.
Site Manager Darwin - DHL Supply Chain DHL Global Forwarding
It's always a great experience with you all.
Laboratory Technician University of the Sunshine Coast
The course covers a lot of information which it has to, but is easy to follow and understand which is great. I'm always grateful when these types of programs are simple to follow and make sense for our day to day work.