Initial – Dangerous Goods Regulations (4 days)

Time frame Topic Sub-topic
Day 1
08:00-10:30 Welcome Smoke free building
Self- Introduction Course Administration
Course Introduction Briefing for Exam
Course Objective
Table of Contents
Appendix A-E
Section 1 Applicability Definition of DG
Dangerous Goods (Consignment by Air) (Safety) Ordinance and Regulations Cap-384
1.1 Basis of these Regulations
1.2.1 Applicability
1.2.5 Approvals
1.2.6 Exemptions
1.2.7 Exceptions
1.2.9 Application if Standards
1.2.10 DG Packages Opened by Customs and Other Authorities
1.3 Shipper’s Responsibilities
1.3.3 DG in consolidations
1.3.4 Retention of documents
1.4 Operator’s Responsibilities
1.5 Training Requirement
Table 1.5A
1.6 DG Security High consequence DG
10:30-10:45 Coffee Break
10:45-12:00 Section 2 Limitation 2.1 Forbidden DG
2.2 Hidden DG
Recognition of Undeclared dangerous goods
2.3 DG carried by passengers or crew
2.3.1 Forbidden goods Wheelchairs/ Mobility Aids with Spillable Batteries Wheelchairs/ Mobility Aids with Lithium Batteries Camping Stoves and Fuel Containers that have Contained a Flammable Liquid Fuel Mercury Barometer or Thermometer Lithium ion batteries Small Gas Cylinders Containing a Division 2.2 Avalanche Rescue Backpack Heat Producing Articles Safety Matches / Cigarette Lighter Portable electronic devices containing batteries Fuel Cells Contained in Portable Electronic Devices Insulated Packages Containing Refrigerated Liquid Nitrogen (Dry Shipper)
2.4 Transport of Dangerous Goods by Post
2.8 State & Operator Variation
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-15:30 Section 3 3.0.2 Hazard Classes
Introduce Class 1 – Class 9
Table 3.1.A
Table 3.3.A
Table 3.6.A
15:30-15:45 Coffee Break
15:45-18:00 Table 3.8.A
Lithium Batteries
Table 3.10.A
Day 2
08:00-10:30 Section 4 4.2 List of DG (Blue Pages)
4.3 Numerical Cross Reference of Dangerous Goods
2.7 Dangerous Goods in Ltd Qty
4.4 Special Provisions
10:30-10:45 Coffee Break
10:45-12:00 4.1 Selecting proper shipping name
Table 4.1.A
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-15:30 Section 6 UN Specifications Markings Packaging type code Packaging material code Packaging qualifying codes Format of marking
Table 6.0.C, Table 6.0.D, Table 6.0.E
Table 6.5.A
15:30-15:45 Coffee Break
15:45-18:00 Section 6 Table 5.0.B, Table 5.0.C
Packing Instructions (Yellow Pages)
Day 3
08:00-10:30 Different DG packed in one outer packaging
Exercise Overpacks
10:30-10:45 Coffee break
10:45-12:00 Section 7 Marking 7.0.1 Shipper’s responsibility
7.1.1 Shipper’s specific responsibilities
7.1.2 Types of marking Packaging specification for LTD QTY shpt General Markings and additional markings
7.1.4 Marking for overpack Marking for Limited quantities
12:00-13:00 lunch
13:00-15:30 Section 7 Labels Types of Labels Label Specifications
Introduce all Hazard and Handling Labels
15:30-15:45 Coffee break
15:45-18:00 Section 8 Documentation Colour Language
How to fill in each field in Shipper’s Declaration & AWB
Day 4
08:00-10:30 Section 10 Radioactive Materials Definition of Radioactive Materials
Units of activity of Radioactive Materials
Types of Radioactive Materials
Table 10.4.B
Table 10.4.A
10:30-10:45 Coffee break
10:45-13:30 10.7 Marking and Labels
10.8 Documentation
Handling of Radioactive Materials
Case Studies
Emergency Procedures
13:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:00 Revision
15:00-18:00 Examination