DGR for Preparing DG Consignments & DGR for Processing DG Consignments – Initial (H.7.1 & H.7.3)

H.7.1 – Personnel Responsible for Preparing Dangerous Goods Consignments

H.7.3 – Personnel Responsible for Processing or Accepting Dangerous Goods Consignments

H.7.1 (Previously covered Cat.1) – Personnel Responsible for Preparing Dangerous Goods Consignments – Initial

H.7.3 (Previously covered Cat.3) – Personnel Responsible for Processing or Accepting Dangerous Goods Consignments – Initial

Who Should Attend ?

For Personnel Responsible for Preparing Dangerous Goods Consignments & Processing Dangerous Goods Consignments as per IATA DGR section 1.5 and in accordance with CBTA approach for well-defined function H.7.1. & H.7.3. | Previously covered under categories 1 & 3.

Course fee: HK$4,150 (per person)
Language: Conduct in Cantonese with English Workbook
Duration: 5 Days (09:30 – 17:00)
Venue: 17/F, Comweb Plaza, No.12 Cheung Yue Street, Lai Chi Kok, Kowloon. Hong Kong
Course Contents
  • Understanding the basics of dangerous goods
    • Recognizing dangerous goods applicability
    • Understanding the general limitations
    • Identifying roles and responsibilities
    • Understanding the importance of classification & packaging
    • Understanding hazard communication
    • Familiarising with basic emergency response
  • Classifying dangerous goods
    • Evaluate a substance or an article against the classification criteria
    • Determine dangerous goods description
    • Review special provisions
  • Preparing dangerous goods shipment
    • Assess packing options including quantity limitations
    • Apply packing requirements
    • Apply marks and labels
    • Assess use of overpack
    • Prepare documentation
  • Processing/accepting cargo
    • Complete acceptance procedures
    • Process/accept cargo other than dangerous goods
  • Collecting safety data
    • Report dangerous goods accidents
    • Report dangerous goods incidents
    • Report undeclared/mis-declared dangerous goods
    • Report dangerous goods occurrences
Course Objective

To ensure that you have the necessary skills to accept, handle and process shipments containing dangerous goods and are able to correctly apply all the provisions of the current edition of the mandatory IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR).

After completing this training, the student should be familiar with the contents of the Dangerous Goods Regulations and will be able to deal with all types of dangerous goods covered by the Dangerous Goods Regulations. Specially, the student will be able to:

  • apply the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations correctly;
  • understand the legal aspects involved;
  • differentiate between shipper’s and operator’s responsibilities and identify your responsibility;
  • identify dangerous goods which are;
  • forbidden for air transport, or
  • permitted as cargo under the Regulations, or
  • excepted from the Regulations in all or in part;
  • identify the nine classes of dangerous goods by their principle criteria;
  • read the Alphabetical List of Dangerous Goods and apply the information it contains;
  • apply the general packing requirements and the specific packing instructions or verify that they have been followed;
  • verify that the use of a packaging complies with the limitations of the specification indicated on the package;
  • properly mark and label a dangerous goods package or verify the marking or labeling requirements have been met;
  • complete a Shipper’s Declaration for Dangerous Goods or verify the information provided on the form complies with the Regulations;
  • properly enter the appropriate information on the Air Waybill or verify that the information was entered properly
  • recognize and apply the appropriate State and/or Operator Variations;
  • accept or reject a shipment correctly by use of an acceptance check list;
  • follow general emergency procedures when a damaged/leaking package is discovered.

Course Date:

  • 6-10 February 2023
  • 6-10 March 2023
  • 17-21 April 2023
  • 15-19 May 2023
  • 5-9 June 2023
  • 10-14 July 2023
  • 7-11 August 2023
  • 18-22 September 2023
  • 9-13 October 2023
  • 6-10 November 2023
  • 4-8 December 2023