DANGEROUS GOODS AWARENESS
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
This course is suitable for stores persons, administration staff, stock pickers, forklift operators and drivers of unlicensed dangerous goods loads.
It is intended for anyone working in the transport, warehousing, distribution and storage industries who may handle dangerous goods and/or hazardous substances or documentation for dangerous goods.
Full Awareness course $240.00
ABOUT THE COURSE
This course gives an introduction to hazardous/dangerous goods for handlers of dangerous goods and covers:
- Identification and classification of Dangerous and Hazardous Goods.
- Selection of handling and storage techniques.
- Handling Dangerous Goods.
- Preparing documentation relating to the transport of dangerous goods.
The course is designed to meet workplace training obligations relating to Division 3, Clause 22 of the Australian Dangerous Goods Code (Seventh Edition).
According to the Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods (7th Edition), anyone involved in the transportation, storage and handling of dangerous goods is required, by law, to undergo appropriate training.
In order to meet these requirements, we recommend that this Dangerous Goods Awareness course be undertaken every five (5) years. ~ This timeframe is in line with the requirements of the ADG Code (7th edition) and the NSW Environmental Protection Agency, the licensing authority for Dangerous Goods Driver Licences in New South Wales.
Participants will receive a Statement of Attainment. TLID2003A Handle Dangerous Goods/Hazardous Substances.
This training program is approximately 6 - 8 hours depending on an individual’s prior knowledge of the industry and learning needs.