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IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Recurrent Category 6

Revalidate your 24-month ICAO/IATA DGR requirement with the latest ICAO/IATA amendments and directives!

It is mandatory to undergo recurrent DGR training every 24 months on the latest regulations and trends related to the carriage of dangerous goods. This refresher course provides awareness of the current legal requirements, operational restrictions, packaging instructions, marking, labeling and documentation regulation for dangerous goods, all in accordance with the current edition of IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual.

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What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Fulfill the 24-month ICAO/IATA recurrent dangerous goods training requirement
  • Apply recent updates to the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
  • Understand and utilize the latest ICAO and IATA amendments and directives
  • Review and share practical aspects of dangerous goods handling with your peers

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Airline cargo acceptance and cargo agency staff
  • Cargo operations and ground handling staff
  • Station managers responsible for the safe transport of dangerous goods shipments
  • Shippers, cargo agents, consolidators, freight forwarders and others
  • Instructional designers and instructors responsible for dangerous goods training

The DGR Recurrent course meets the training requirements for personnel listed in category 6 as per Table 1.5.A of the IATA DGR.

Course content

  • Interpret and review the current IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual


  • Excepted and limited quantities
  • State and operator's variations
  • Classification and identification of dangerous goods

Packaging, marking and labeling requirements

  • UN specifications
  • Limited quantities
  • Compatibility and segregation of packages
  • Shipment of radioactive materials


  • Loading, storage and inspection
  • Emergency procedures
  • Update on the shipment of radioactive materials
  • Update air waybill, Shipper's Declaration for Dangerous Goods and Notification to captain requirements

Please come prepared with the following materials:

DGR Manual: A key reference tool, this manual will be available on loan to each participant for the duration of the course.
Calculator: This course involves calculation exercises, please bring a calculator.​