IATA 2: Marking and Labeling

  • 2 topics | 25m 59s
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This training course will introduce the International Air Transport Association's marking and labeling requirements. The proper identification, preparation, and transportation of hazardous materials affects 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 recognize package specification markings and package use markings, identify hazard labels and handling labels, and apply marking and labeling requirements when shipping 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.


  • recognize package specification markings
  • recognize the characteristics of package use markings
  • describe how to use the Dangerous Goods List when determining what labels should be affixed to a package
  • distinguish between handling and hazard label types
  • identify the characteristics of overpacks


  • Markings
  • Labeling