Introduction

IMDG (IMO) Vessel Training provides initial or recurrent training in mandated IMDG regulations and procedures to participants involved with the shipping, handling, and/or transport dangerous goods by vessel. IMDG (IMO) Vessel Training is based on the requirements outlined in 49 CFR and the IMDG Code. Employees who have undergone initial or recurrent training in the past are required by law to undergo recurrent training at least once every three years.

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, labels, and placards for the material being shipped
  • Accurately complete or verify the shipping paper requirements for the transport of dangerous goods by vessel as outlined in the IMDG Code
  • Understand the requirements for security, safety, and emergency response as they relate to shipments of dangerous goods, and understand the requirements for training as required by the appropriate national and/or international authorities
  • Understand the rules and procedures to be followed for segregation of dangerous goods

WHO SHOULD TAKE IMDG TRAINING

Our IMDG training is intended for shippers, freight forwarders, and hazmat employees involved in the handling, shipping, and/or transport of hazardous materials by ocean.

 

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 

 

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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