Water Transportation (IMDG Code)

These courses are intended for the training of shore-side dangerous goods employees responsible for the handling, shipping, or transportation of hazardous materials (HM/hazmat) / dangerous goods (DG) internationally by vessel using the IMDG Code.

IMDG Code Amendment 40-20

IMDG Function Specific Training Program-Amd 40-20

This course is intended for the training of shore-side dangerous goods employees responsible for the handling, shipping, or transportation of dangerous goods internationally by vessel using the IMDG Code. When taken in conjunction with the pre-requisite course listed below it provides the required elements of general awareness, function-specific training as well as safety and security awareness, and can be used for initial and recurrent training.

In addition, these courses meet the regulatory training standards set out in the IMDG Code, Part 1, Chapters 1.3 and 1.4 (as well as those in the 49 CFR, Part 172, Subpart H) for all dangerous goods employees involved in the safe transportation of dangerous goods by vessel and includes all recent amendments.

 

Learning Objective(s)
  • Navigating the IMDG Code to determine classification/identification, non-bulk packaging, marking, labeling, placarding and documentation requirements for safe the transportation of dangerous goods (DG).
  • Understanding transport operations requirements including stowage and segregation.

 

Target Audience
  • Shippers, carriers and freight forwarders (i.e. dangerous goods employees and their supervisors) who handle, ship or transport dangerous goods by vessel.

 

Topics
  • Introduction to the IMDG Code
  • Classification & Dangerous Goods List
  • Consignment Procedures
  • Marking & Labelling
  • Marking & Placarding
  • Documentation
  • Packaging (including Non-Bulk, IBCs & Portable Tanks)
  • Transport Operations

 

Regulatory Texts & References Required

 

Recommended Resources
 
Pre-requisite

 

Course Features
  • $325 per license 
  • Run Time: 3h25
  • Language: English
  • Includes final assessment to validate student’s understanding of material
  • Training certificate will be issued upon successful completion of course
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IMDG Code Amd 40-20 Recurrent Training

The IMDG Code mandates training for ship and shore-side personnel. This training program is intended to bring hazmat employees who have received initial IMDG Code training up-to-date with the latest additions and modifications to the regulations, including revisions to Dangerous Goods List entries, special provisions, packing provisions, etc. This course has been designed to meet the needs of various levels of hazardous materials/dangerous goods employees throughout the transportation industry, such as:

  • Operations managers
  • Shipping and receiving personnel
  • Traffic managers
  • Import/export specialists
  • Transportation managers
  • And other employers of carriers, forwarders, third party shipping agents, shippers and enforcement personnel.

 

  • The course is fully animated and narrated and includes review questions throughout the course and a final student assessment to verify understanding of the material presented. Students will receive a certificate upon successful completion of the course. The certificates comply with US DOT requirements to document employee training.

 

Learning Objectives
  • Review the IMDG Regulations to determine classification/identification, packaging, dangerous goods safety marks (marking, labeling & placarding), documentation and segregation/stowage requirements for the safe transportation of dangerous goods (DG). Review significant changes in the 40-20 Amendment.

 

Target Audience
  • Operations managers, shipping and receiving personnel, traffic managers, import/export specialists, transportation managers, and other employers of carriers, forwarders, third party shipping agents, shippers and enforcement personnel.

 

Regulatory Texts & References Required

 

Pre-requisites

 

Course Features:
  • $325 per license
  • Run Time: 1h10m
  • Language: English
  • Includes final assessment to validate student’s understanding of material
  • Students will receive a certificate upon successful completion of the course. The certificates comply with US DOT requirements to document employee training.
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