Dangerous Goods By Air Awareness - Training Plus - Health & Safety Courses
3 days

Course Summary

The course is a 3 day programme of intense training on the use and understanding of the IATA Regulations, which will conclude with an exam set in accordance with CAA requirements/standards.

Day 1:

  •     Course registration / introduction
  •     Introduction of the various regulation (UN, ICAO,IATA,UK ANDGR)
  •     Applicability of the IATA Regulations for to both Shippers and Operators
  •     The UN Classification system
  •     Understanding the various limitations placed on both Shipper and Operators
  •     Identification of Dangerous Goods, to include goods Not Otherwise Specified (NOS)

Day 2:

  •     Dealing with mixtures and solutions of Dangerous Goods
  •     The use of packing instructions
  •     Recognition of the United Nations packaging system
  •     Marking and labelling Dangerous Goods shipments
  •     The completion of Dangerous Goods documentation

Day 3

  • The Operators (HLO) responsibilities when checking consignments of Dangerous Goods in accordance with section 9 of the IATA Regulations
  • Examination (PM)

On successful completion of the course, delegates will be awarded with a certificate, which will include the CAA embossment.

Who is it for?

To provide in depth training to both Material Controllers and Helideck Landing Officers, working within the oil and gas industry. The course may also be tailored around non oil and gas sectors.

You will need

You will need to come along with 2 forms of photographic identification (passport, driving licence, vantage card).

Your skill level

The course is designed for both first time students and those requiring their 2 yearly refresher training (CAA mandatory requirement).


Do I need to pay for my training before I do it?

Yes you do, you can pay online when you book your course, or call 0845 872 3411 and pay with a credit card over the phone. Customers with credit terms, please call Training Plus to book your course on 0845 872 3411.

Can you cater for students with special needs?

Yes, but as with all special requirements that differ from the norm, please make us aware of your requirements and we will do our best to provide the appropriate support.

Are there any car parking spaces available?

Yes, there are a lot of FREE car parking spaces available in the area.

What accommodation is available?

There are a variety of hotels and B & B’s in the area. There is a list available to assist you with booking your stay.

Am I going to feel safe during my course participation?

Beside the fact that our staff and the environment of the school will make you feel happy and safe, CCTV is operating in most of the school’s areas.

I’m getting on a bit, is it like going back to school and will I feel out of place?

Not at all. A large percentage of our learners are mature students simply keeping up to date with current standards. Everybody is made to feel welcome in the centre.