AVELING’s Maritime Dangerous Goods Courses are developed by Exis Technologies, in collaboration with the International Maritime Organization. The course is approved by AMSA.
This course is aimed at senior dangerous goods managers and safety advisers who require detailed training on all the main aspects of the IMDG Code’s provisions, under IMDG Code 220.127.116.11.2. It provides the knowledge and skills needed to fulfil the obligations placed on an individual in the workplace, under the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code.
This course is compliant to Amendment 40-20 of the IMDG Code, which is mandatory from 1 June 2022 but may be applied by Administrations in whole or in part on a voluntary basis from 1 January 2021.
Mandatory Training Requirements:
Training became mandatory on 1 January 2010 for shore-based personnel engaged in the transport of dangerous goods “intended to be transported by sea”. Persons who’ve previously done initial training must do a refresher course every 2 years.
This course provides:
- An introduction to the IMDG Code
- An overview of the IMDG Code general provisions
- In-depth training on dangerous goods classification and identification provisions
- In-depth training on packing requirements
- In-depth training on package marking and labelling requirements
- In-depth training on CTU marking and placarding requirements
- In-depth training on documentation requirements and completion requirements
- In-depth training on stowage requirements
- In-depth training on segregation requirements within a CTU
- In-depth training on the segregation requirements for CTUs containing dangerous goods when loaded on vessels
- In-depth training on the requirements for limited quantities and excepted quantities shipments
- Training on the use of CTUs
- Training on incident and fire prevention and emergency response procedures in a port and on board a ship
- Training on the International Convention for Safe Containers
- Training on dangerous goods in port areas
$275 (incl. GST)
On successful completion of an assessment and obtaining a score of 75% or more, a Certificate of Course Completion will be issued, which can be printed. If requested, participants may be required to provide this certificate to their manager, supervisor or employer.
Senior dangerous goods manager/dangerous goods safety adviser who require detailed training on all the main aspects of the IMDG Code’s provisions, under IMDG Code 18.104.22.168.2.
Microsoft Windows 98 or above (32 bit). Minimum 30MB hard disk space.