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Dangerous Goods Handling for Road Transport: 9 April 2018

9 April, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm NZST


This course provides an all encompassing view on the carriage of dangerous goods with an emphasis on road transport and the management of substances in a warehouse situation.  It is designed for those who require training to complete Dangerous Goods Declarations for road transport.  This course is a must for all warehousing and distribution personnel.

Key Topics:
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[li]The legislation[/li]
[li]General requirements for shippers[/li]
[li]The classification of dangerous goods[/li]
[li]Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)[/li]
[li]Packaging requirements and labelling and marking procedures[/li]
[li]Storage and loading procedures[/li]
[li]The Shipper’s Declaration and other relevant documentation[/li]
[li]Personal Protection Equipment and spill cleanup and disposal[/li]
[li]Risk management and incident investigation including step-by-step action plans[/li]
[li]Requirements under NZS 5433: 2012 – Transport of dangerous goods on land[/li]

Who should attend:
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[li]Staff involved in the handling of dangerous goods as part of their daily routine[/li]
[li]Warehouse and distribution personnel required to packaging and complete Dangerous Goods Declaration forms for road freight[/li]
[li]Those involved with on-site Health and Safety.[/li][/list]This course does not provide training for D Endorsement, nor does it provide training under Regulation 4.5.  For training under Regulation 4.5 please refer to HSWA Workplace Chemical Handling Training Basic, HSWA Workplace Chemical Handling Training Comprehensive, and HSWA Certified Handler Certification.

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[li]Detailed workbook, pen and paper will be supplied[/li]

Certificate awarded:
On successful completion of this course the attendee will be awarded a Dangerous Goods Handling certification which covers training requirements under NZS 5433:Part 1:2012, Section 12.1

Arrival tea/coffee, morning tea, catered lunch, and afternoon tea will be provided.  Dietary requirements can be accommodated within the catered lunch – please advise within your online booking from the options provided (None; Vegetarian; Gluten-free; Dairy-free).

Cancellation terms:
Cancellations or course transfers made on or after Tuesday, 3rd April 2018 will be subject to a $150.00+GST cancellation/transfer fee.  Non-attendance, without notification, will incur full course cost.

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Other courses you may be interested in:
International Maritime Dangerous Goods Course
IATA Dangerous Goods Initial Course
HSWA Workplace Chemical Handling Training Courses

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9 April, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm NZST
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Russell Hay, Dangerous Goods Management
09 255 7818


Dangerous Goods Management Ltd
39 Richard Pearse Drive
Auckland, 2022 New Zealand
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Phone: 0800 256 030 or +64 (0) 9 275 5559 / Email: training@dgm.co.nz
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