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IATA 1: Hazard Class Identification/Classification


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Overview/Description
This training course will introduce the requirements of the International Air Transport Association's Hazardous Materials Regulations, including definitions, an introduction to the hazard classes, and the List of Dangerous Goods. The proper identification, preparation, and transportation of hazardous materials affect everyone's safety. This training course may be used to meet the requirements for general awareness and familiarization training. Your employer will provide additional function-specific training. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. Learner objectives are to define terms associated with air transportation of dangerous goods, classify hazards according to International Air Transport Association's nine hazard classes, and identify and interpret information found in the List of Dangerous Goods. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by EnSafe Inc., a global professional services company focusing on engineering, environment, health and safety, and information technology.

Target Audience
All personnel involved in the packaging, preparation, and handling of HAZMAT for airway transportation

Expected Duration (hours)
0.5

Lesson Objectives

IATA 1: Hazard Class Identification/Classification

  • identify terms associated with air transportation of dangerous goods
  • identify hazards according to International Air Transport Association's nine hazard classes
  • identify information found in the List of Dangerous Goods for columns A through E
  • identify information found in the List of Dangerous Goods for columns F through N
  • Course Number:
    esh_sah_a94_sh_enus