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IATA: How to Ship Dangerous Goods by Air

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) requires initial training and recurrent training every two years for all personnel involved in the shipment of dangerous goods by air. This live online training will prepare you to ship dangerous goods according to the latest requirements of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR).


At this interactive web-based session, you will learn how to:

  • Use the IATA DGR
  • Determine which materials are classified as dangerous goods
  • Package dangerous goods for air transportation
  • Mark and label packages
  • Prepare the IATA Shipper's Declaration for Dangerous Goods and air waybills
  • Comply with the special requirements for excepted quantities, limited quantities, and consumer commodities
  • Comply with recent changes in the DGR that will affect your shipments


This course fulfills your IATA initial and recurrent training requirements and gives you the tools you need to comply with the regulations and avoid rejected shipments.


The course handbook, Transportation of Dangerous Goods: How to Comply with the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations, is included as a downloadable document and provides step-by-step instructions for shipping dangerous goods by air. The latest version of the DOT Emergency Response Guidebook is also included.


To participate in this live training, you will need an active internet connection. You may test your connection here

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8 hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Hazardous Materials Transportation
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CEU: 0.8
ERC - Class Schedule
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm ET
Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm ET