The IMDG Code Advanced training course is aimed at senior dangerous goods managers/dangerous goods safety advisers (DGSA’s) who require detailed training on all the main aspects of the IMDG Code provisions.
The IMDG Code Advanced 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
package marking and labelling requirements
CTU marking and placarding requirements
documentation requirements and completion requirements
the segregation requirements within a CTU
the segregation requirements for CTUs containing dangerous goods when loaded on vessels
the requirements for limited quantities and excepted quantities shipments
the use of CTUs
incident and fire prevention and emergency response procedures in a port and on board a ship
the International Convention for Safe Containers
dangerous goods in port areas
The course can be purchased with additional modules, a 49 CFR and an ADR module, which look at additional requirements in those regulations when shipping under IMDG Code provisions.
The Amendment 40-20 courses are open book and include hyperlinks in the course to help with your training experience.
The IMDG training advanced online course includes tests at the end of each element to ensure an understanding of learning topics and a final course completion certificate. A verified option of the IMDG Code certificate is available.
The current course is based on Amendment 39-18. The Amendment 40-20 course is now available to pre-order and should be available in early May 2021.
Compliance – meets the mandatory training requirements in the IMDG Code for all those involved in the transport of dangerous goods by sea
Cost-effective – typically a fraction of expensive classroom time and less disruptive than absence from work
Flexible learning – courses are taken at the student’s own pace or to a timetable set by management
Course management – administrator function to monitor and manage any number of students in local, regional or global training programs. Records are maintained in the administrator system and can be made available to employees and competent authorities
Certificate – tests at the end of each element ensure understanding of learning topics, with marks combined in a final course completion certificate. Verified certificate option available
Safety – produced by dangerous goods transport specialists
Efficiency – delivers consistent training standards across global operations, especially relevant to corporate quality assurance programmes
Up to date – courses are updated in line with Amendment and Errata changes
Customisation – courses can be customised to incorporate company specific procedures and policies.