Sharaf Aviation Services Academy IATA DGR Certification GCAA Approved Sharaf Aviation Services Academy

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial Category 1 - Approved by GCAA

During this course improve you awareness of operational restrictions, packaging instructions and other regulatory aspects related to the safe transport of dangerous goods by air. Gain the skills to accept, handle and process and handle shipments containing dangerous goods according to the regulatory requirements of ICAO Technical Instruction and IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR).

  • Basis of IATA DGR
  • Legal aspects and responsibilities
  • Limitations for the carriage of dangerous goods by air
    • Excepted and limited quantities
    • State and operator's variations
  • Classification and identification of dangerous goods
    • The nine hazard classes
    • Alphabetical list and precedence of hazards table
    • Special provisions
    • Not Otherwise Specified (NOS) entries
    • Mixtures and solutions
  • Packing, marking and labeling requirements: UN specifications, limited quantities and other packaging
  • Required transport documentations: DGD, air waybill
  • Dangerous goods emergency response and reporting requirements
  • Shipment of radioactive materials

Who Should Attend?

Shippers and persons undertaking the responsibilities of shippers Airline's staff acting as shippers, Airline's staff preparing dangerous goods as COMPANY Materials (COMAT)

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial Category 6 - Approved by GCAA

Safety is your responsibility! Have the appropriate safety precautions been taken by your COMPANY?

This course will improve your awareness of the legal requirements, operational restrictions, packaging instructions, marking, labeling and documentation regulations related to the transport of dangerous goods. Gain the skills to accept, handle and process shipments containing dangerous goods according to the current edition of the mandatory IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual.

  • Interpreting the current IATA DGR manual
  • Responsibilities of operator and shipper
  • Limitations
    • Excepted and limited quantities
    • State and operators' variations
  • Classification and identification
    • The nine hazard classes
    • Alphabetic list and precedence of hazards table
    • Special provisions
    • Not Otherwise Specified (NOS) entries
    • Mixtures and solutions
  • Packaging, marking, and labeling requirements
    • UN specifications
    • Limited quantities
    • Compatibility and segregation of packages
  • Completion of Air waybill, Shipper's Declaration for Dangerous Goods, and Notification to Captain
  • Shipping radioactive materials
  • Procedures
    • Segregation storage and loading PROCEDURES.
    • Emergency PROCEDURES

Who should attend?

  • Airline cargo acceptance and cargo AGENCY staff
  • Cargo operations and ground handling staff
  • Cargo MANAGERS responsible for the safe transport of dangerous goods
  • Shippers, cargo AGENTS, consolidators, freight forwarders

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial Category 9 - Approved by GCAA

Dangerous goods are item which are not suitable for carriage on an aircraft and may endanger the occupants onboard. Dangerous goods must not be contained in passenger's baggage except provision given by the regulations.

  • Limitations
  • Classification - classes and divisions
  • Identification
  • Marking and labeling
  • Dangerous goods emergency response

Who should attend?

  • Passenger handling personnel
  • Frontline staff and supervisors
  • Ticket reservation staff
  • Operations managers

Sharaf Aviation Services Academy, a division of Sharaf Travel L.L.C, is a respected and trusted Aviation Academy in the UAE.

Established in 2012, its primary aim is to offer comprehensive and industry relevant courses that are carefully researched and updated to cover all aspects of the airline and travel business.

The curriculum at the academy is designed by Industry experts to stimulate the minds of our alumni and provide an interactive learning experience..

Our aim is to impart training which will lead to high levels of customer satisfaction and there will be a focus on innovation and improvement. Our course content is designed to provide a productive and stimulating learning environment with the latest learning tools and facilities provided for the students and staff.

Sharaf Aviation Services is at the forefront of constantly introducing new ideas and innovations, making it one of the most recognized and respected Institutions in the region. Among our many new additions are business skill programmes, on line training modules, field trips and soft skill courses.

Our founding principle is based on providing an ideal learning experience for our students. Along with this we instill the learning of core values and integrity which is the cornerstone of our mission in enhancing the knowledge base in a holistic manner at SASA.   

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