Introduction

IATA (ICAO) Air Training provides required initial or recurrent training to participants involved with the shipping, handling, and/or transport dangerous goods by air. IATA (ICAO) Air Training is based on the requirements outlined in Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations (49 CFR), International Air Transport Association Dangerous Goods Regulations (IATA DGR) and the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) Technical Instructions. Employees who have undergone initial or recurrent training in the past are required by law to undergo recurrent training at least once every two years in accordance with the international regulations and every three years according to 49 CFR.

General Training Objectives

  • Properly classify or understand the classification requirements of substances and articles according to their proper hazard class
  • Assign or verify the assignment of substances and articles to an appropriate identification name and associated UN number
  • Select or verify the correct packaging for the dangerous goods being shipped and understand applicable packing requirements
  • Select or apply the correct marks and labels for the material being shipped
  • Accurately complete the shipping paper (shipper’s declaration for dangerous goods) requirements for the transport of dangerous goods by air and the applicable requirements for an air waybill
  • Understand the requirements for security, safety, and emergency response as they relate to shipments of dangerous goods by air and understand the requirements for training as required by the appropriate national authorities
  • Understand the rules and procedures to be followed for segregation of incompatible dangerous goods

Who Should Take IATA Training

This course is intended for shippers, freight forwarders, and hazmat employees involved in the handling, shipping, and/or transport of dangerous goods by air.

Courses Offered

Online Training courses may differ than general course objectives listed based on course selection

CLASSROOM TRAINING

ON-SITE TRAINING

ONLINE TRAINING

WEBINAR

TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

REGULATORY TRAINING REQS

On-site Training Your Site, Instructor Led

Have one of our knowledgeable instructors come to your site to provide a comprehensive training for your dangerous goods team.  Our friendly team will work with you to design a training curriculum that best suits the job functions your employees perform and specific products that they handle.

BENEFITS OF ON-SITE TRAINING

  • Have the opportunity to interface with one of our knowledgeable instructors
  • Save time in the classroom by customizing your training curriculum
  • Obtain a hands-on approach to training
  • Ideal for training groups of 10+ employees

INSTRUCTOR-LED ON-SITE TRAINING

  • Instructor-led training, get your questions answered real-time
  • Choose the dates and time to hold your training
  • Private training for your organization only
  • Customize the training curriculum to best suit your needs 

Due to the COVID-19 situation our on-site training has transitioned to instructor-led webinars for the time being.

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Online Training Online, Self-Paced

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Our self-paced online training on www.HazmatUniversity.com is the easiest, fastest, and most efficient way to take your dangerous goods training. 

Benefits of Online Training

Self-paced Online Training

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Webinar Online, Instructor Led in Real-time

Our instructor-led webinars are the perfect hybrid between our on-site/classroom training and our online training.  We offer both monthly public webinars and customized private group webinars.  

BENEFITS OF INSTRUCTOR-LED WEBINARS

  • No travel necessary - take your training from the comfort of your home or office
  • Webinar training saves on additional expenses associated with in-person training
  • Have the opportunity to interface with one of our knowledgeable instructors
  • Easy preparation - our team will ship any required training materials to you

 

MONTHLY PUBLIC INSTRUCTOR-LED WEBINARS

  • Instructor-led training, get your questions answered real-time
  • Monthly schedule for initial and recurrent 49 CFR, IATA, and IMDG training
  • Public group training
  • General training curriculum

CUSTOM PRIVATE INSTRUCTOR-LED WEBINAR

  • Instructor-led training, get your questions answered real-time
  • Choose the dates and time to hold your training
  • Private group training for your organization only
  • Customize the training curriculum to best suit your needs

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