Dangerous Goods Safety

Dangerous Goods Safety 

  • Live Virtual Training 

  • 3 Days 

Course Overview

Establish a strong foundation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) and learn how to apply them successfully in your daily work. Gain the skills you need to process shipments containing dangerous goods by air and to accurately complete related air transport documentation, fulfilling the regulatory requirements of the IATA DGR. This course will ensure that you have current knowledge of the legal requirements, operational restrictions, packaging instructions, marking, labelling and documentation regulation for dangerous goods, all in accordance with the current edition of IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual.


Learning Outcomes 

Upon a successful completion of the course, participants will be able to: 

  • Comply with  DGR regulations when preparing and shipping dangerous goods by air

  • Describe the legal aspects and responsibilities related to the transport of dangerous goods, of shippers, freight forwarders, agents and other entities acting as freight forwarders

  • Apply the recent updates of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations

  • Review and share practical aspects of dangerous goods handling with your team



  • Recommended for those involved in transport of dangerous goods

  • Freight forwarder staff responsible for processing dangerous goods (HAZMAT) shipments

  • Cargo Agents


Course Duration 

  • 3 Days

  • 2 Hours 

Delivery Method 

  • Live Virtual Training on Zoom


Course Topics

  • Basis and the legal aspects of the regulations and associated responsibilities

  • Limitations and general requirements

  • Dangerous goods classifications and divisions

  • List of dangerous goods

  • Packing, marking and labelling requirements

  • Shipper’s Declarations and other relevant documentation including air waybill (AWB) and the use of the checklist

  • Dangerous goods emergency response and reporting requirements 


Course Prerequisite 

  • There is no course prerequisite 

  • Entry- Level 


Course Certification 

  • Upon a successful completion of the training, participants receive Dangerous Goods Safety Certificate from Al Danah Institute for Environmental Health and Safety 

Additional Information

  • The presented course, materials, and workshop (if any) can be conducted in English or Arabic based on the participants’ desires.

  • Closing of registration is 2 days prior to the course date.

  • Course fees cover course registration, course materials and course certificate. 

  • In-House training for this course is available upon request and can be customized as per client’s needs.

  • Al Danah Institute can assist and provide corporate rates for the hotel accommodation if required.

  • There is 15% discount for a group of participants, 5 participants and above.


Course Accreditation


This course is accredited locally- UAE  by ACTVET-Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training. 

Course Fees

1850 AED

What Our Students Say

Maitha Al Mazroui, Chemical Engineer

informative course and excellent conductors. I received great material to go over later.

Meera Al Shamsi, Chemical Engineer

I took a virtual program from Al Danah institute and the course was wonderful and straightforward. Highly recommend it for engineering graduates.

Amal Al Hosani, Environmental Science Graduate

Classes were light and they went fast. My instructor Jamal delivered the information in a simple yet efficient way and he was very kind.Moreover, management team were asking about my feedback regularly and they were very thoughtful.