There is a comprehensive set of regulations, which must be adhered to when transporting dangerous goods. This course will provide a simple guide for employees which will enable them to understand and comply with the basic requirements of the transportation of dangerous goods regulations. There is a three-year expiry date on Transportation of Dangerous Goods certification.
Date First Offered:
Total Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 4
This course is offered online:
Theoretical information, employer is responsible for practical training of employee.
-Schedules 1, 2, and 3
-Certification Safety Marks
-Dangerous Goods Safety Marks
-Safe handling practices
-Proper use of equipment
-Offering for transport
Note: Theoretical information only, employer is responsible for practical training of employee.
Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:
- Recognize dangerous goods classifications
- Apply shipping names
- Process TDG documentation
- Interpret safety certification marks
- Complete reports
Participation: 100 %
Nature of Participation:
Students will work through regulations with the instructor in a lecture/dialogue format, noting practical applications of the regulations to their specific work environment.
Percentage of Individual Work:
Course Offered in Other Programs:
Heavy Equipment Operator
Required - Canadian Trucking Alliance, 2002, Transportation of Dangerous Goods Driver's Handbook (Langley, BC). Chapters Covered: All