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Dangerous Goods Inspector Theory - September 2018


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Course duration: 3 days     Course date: 4 - 6 September 2018     Course location: Gatwick, UK


This course provides newly appointed Dangerous Goods Inspectors with the theoretical knowledge needed to fulfil their regulatory role. Based on the UK Civil Aviation Authority's (UK CAA's) own training programme for its Dangerous Goods Inspectors and delivered by senior inspectors from the UK CAA, this course is designed to provide the foundation of knowledge required prior to embarking on practical and on-the-job training.


This course is suitable for you if you are responsible for dealing with dangerous goods in an operational capacity, or have oversight of such activities. It may also be beneficial for you if you are responsible for implementing International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Annex 18 requirements within your state.


Key topics include:


  • Dangerous Goods Regulations – An historical perspective
  • State Responsibilities in Annex 18
  • Transporting Dangerous Goods by Air – introduction to general principles; Technical Instructions; and the supplement and use of other ‘field documents’
  • Detailed Requirements for Transporting Dangerous Goods by Air
  • Responsibilities of shippers, operators and states
  • Dangerous Goods Accidents and Incidents
  • Granting of dangerous goods approvals and exemptions
  • Methods of implementing the states responsibilities.