Dangerous Goods Course - Sea

The IFCBAA, through its training partners, is able to provide you with the most comprehensive and up-to-date DG courses in Australia.
You can also be assured that all DG Sea courses offered through the IFCBAA are approved by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) as meeting the standards required by national and international regulators.
 

The course provides comprehensive training in the theory and practical aspects of shipping dangerous goods by sea. It examines the IMDG Code and provides you with a systematic approach to packaging and documenting a hazardous shipment for sea transport.

Including

  • Applicability of AMSA regulations
  • Systematic use of International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code
  • Classification of dangerous articles and substances
  • Identification of Proper Shipping Names
  • Packing, marking and labelling
  • Documentation
  • Handling

Who should do this course?


Shippers, Freight Forwarders, Store Persons, Shipping Company Personnel and anyone who deals in the following:

  • Classify dangerous goods
  • Pack dangerous goods
  • Mark, label and placard
  • Load/unload Cargo Transport Units
  • Prepare transport documents
  • Offer dangerous goods for transport
  • Accept dangerous goods for transport
  • Handle dangerous goods for transport
  • Prepare dangerous goods loading/stowage plans
  • Load/unload dangerous goods into/from ships
  • Carry dangerous goods in transport
  • Enforce or survey or inspect for compliance with applicable rules and regulations: or
  • Are otherwise involved in the transport of dangerous goods as determined by the competent authority

What's in this course?


Full acceptance course
In this courseyou will learn how to interpret and apply the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) code and Australian Maritime Orders (AMO) to shipments of hazardous material being sent by sea. 
The course is designed to provide comprehensive training in the theory and practical aspects of shipping dangerous goods by sea. It examines the IMDG Code and provides you with a systematic approach to packaging and documenting a hazardous shipment for sea transport. 

Fees

Members $420 incl GST
Non-members $480 incl GST


Refresher course 
In this course you will learn what has changed between the current International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) code and Australian Marine Orders (MO) and the new one.  We remind you of the IMDG requirements and highlight what will change in the new edition and how they need to be applied.
The course is designed to provide an update in the theory and practical aspects of shipping dangerous goods by sea and provide you with the information you need to ensure your work practices and procedures are in line with the changes.

Fees

Members $320 incl GST
Non-Members $380 incl GST


How is the course delivered?

 

The DG Sea Initial and refresher courses are currently available via Zoom.

 

The IMDG Code changes every two years and your accreditation is only valid whilst the edition of the IMDG (International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code) in which you have been trained is effective.
Duration    2 days         9.00am - 4.00pm
  

For more information or to book a course:


Just contact the IFCBAA Training Team via training@ifcbaa.com  or call us on (02) 9587 1986.

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