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Our Dangerous Goods Regulations courses for Cat. 1&3 and Cat 4&5 personnel are approved by the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department

Chem Freight Hong Kong Ltd. is an IATA Accredited Training School specialising in programmes to promote the safe and efficient transport of dangerous goods (DG) air cargo. All of our Dangerous Goods Regulations courses (Cat. 1 & 3, Cat. 4 & 5) comply with ICAO requirements and have been approved by the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department (HKCAD).

We offer the following Dangerous Goods Regulations courses:
• IATA Basic Dangerous Goods Regulations course (5 days)
• IATA Refresher Dangerous Goods Regulations course (3 days)
• IATA Dangerous Goods Awareness course for Category 4 & 5 personnel (half day)

Features of our IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations programme

• Mandatory for shippers, forwarders, agents and airline personnel who wish to become qualified to handle DG to be transported by air
• Approved by the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department as a Dangerous Goods training course provider.*

* Note - Regulations 7A and 7B of the Dangerous Goods (Consignment by Air)(Safety) Regulations, Chapter 384A of the Laws of Hong Kong stipulate that staff members of freight forwarders should have completed dangerous goods training programme commensurate with their functions and approved by the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department, and receive recurrent training every 24 months. The staff members include:

1) staff involved in processing cargo containing declared dangerous goods, (Category 3 personnel);
2) staff involved in processing cargo other than dangerous goods (Category 4 personnel); and
3) staff involved in handling, loading and storing cargo (Category 5 personnel).

 


We use the latest IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations 61st edition which is based on the 2019-20 edition of ICAO Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air.
What's new in IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations in 2021?  

Changes to the List of Dangerous Goods:

addition of three new UN numbers, UN 0511, UN 0512 and UN 0513 for Detonators, electronic in Divisions 1.1B, 1.4B and 1.4S respectively;

● addition of a new proper shipping name, Dangerous goods in articles to UN 3363;

● addition of a new UN number, UN 3549 for Medical waste, Category A, affecting animals and Medical waste, Category A, affecting humans;

● UN 2216, Fish meal, stabilized—Has been revised. Rather than being forbidden/forbidden, Fish meal, stabilized is now permitted on both passenger aircraft and Cargo Aircraft Only;

● the packing instruction number for UN 3291, Biomedical waste, n.o.s., Clinical waste, unspecified, n.o.s., Medical waste, n.o.s. and Regulated medical waste, n.o.s. has been changed from PI 622 to be PI 621;

● addition of “stabilized” to the proper shipping name for UN 2522, 2-Dimethylaminoethyl methacrylate. 62nd EDITION, 1 JANUARY 2021 xxiii

Packing Instructions

PI 965 to PI 970

● specifically reference that lithium cells or batteries identified as damaged or defective in accordance with Special Provision A154 are forbidden for transport; and

● in Section II identify that where there are packages from multiple packing instructions on one air waybill that the compliance statement may be combined into a single statement. Examples of such statements have been included in 8.2.7. xxiv 62nd EDITION, 1 JANUARY 2021 Introduction PI 967 and PI 970

● equipment must be secured against movement in the outer packaging; and

● multiple pieces of equipment in a package must be packed to prevent damage from contact with other equipment in the package.

Marking & Labelling

● The height of the UN/ID number and the letters “UN” or “ID” on packages have been revised.

● The minimum dimensions of the lithium battery mark have been revised to 100mm x 100mm.

Documentation

● Revision on how to describe multiple overpacks on the Shipper's Declaration.

● The statement required on the air waybill when dangerous goods are offered on a Shipper's Declaration has been revised to “Dangerous Goods as per associated Shipper's Declaration”

 
 
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IATA Basic Dangerous Goods Regulations for Cat. 1 & 3 Personnel* - 5 days

This course is for Shippers and Forwarders who wish to become qualified to handle dangerous goods for air export and to sign the Shipper's Declaration for Dangerous Goods.
Participants will learn how to:

- reference the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual
- choose the appropriate container for air transportation
- package DG correctly and prepare documentation and labelling for DG shipment;

Prerequisite: participants must be able to read and write English

25 - 29 April 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese FULL IATA-DG04-08 $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
9 - 13 May 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) 中文(普通話) Cancelled IATA-DG05-09P $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
16 - 20 May 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DG05-10 $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
13 - 17 June 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DG06-11 $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
11 - 15 July 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DG07-12 $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
25 - 29 July 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) English Open IATA-DG07-13E $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
15 - 19 August 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DG08-14 $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
19 - 23 September 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DG09-15 $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
17 - 21 October 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DG10-16 $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
31 October - 4 November 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) 中文(普通話) Open IATA-DG10-17P $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
14 - 18 November 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DG11-18 $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
12 - 16 December 2022 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DG12-19 $4500 ($4300) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
 

IATA Refresher Dangerous Goods Regulations for Cat. 1 & 3 Personnel* - 3 days

This course is for Shippers and Forwarders who wish to renew their qualification for handling dangerous goods for air export and signing the Shipper's Declaration for Dangerous Goods.
Participants will learn how to:

- reference the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual
- choose the appropriate container for air transportation
- package DG correctly and prepare documentation and labelling for DG shipment;

Prerequisite: participants must have presivouly taken the Basic Dangerrous Goods Regulations course and passed the DG exam

6 - 8 April 2022 (Wed - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Closed IATA-RDG04-07 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
20 - 22 April 2022 (Wed - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese FULL IATA-RDG04-08 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
4 - 6 May 2022 (Wed - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese FULL IATA-RDG05-10 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
10 - 12 May 2022 (Tue - Thu, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-RDG05-31 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
23 - 25 May 2022 (Mon - Wed, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese FULL IATA-RDG05-11 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
7 - 9 June 2022 (Tue - Thu, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-RDG06-12 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
20 - 22 June 2022 (Mon - Wed, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-RDG06-13 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
27 - 29 June 2022 (Mon - Wed, 9:00 - 17:00) English Open IATA-RDG06-14E $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
5 - 7 July 2022 (Tue - Thu, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-RDG07-15 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
18 - 20 July 2022 (Mon - Wed, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-RDG07-16 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
9 - 11 August 2022 (Tue - Thu, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-RDG08-17 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
22 - 24 August 2022 (Mon - Wed, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-RDG08-18 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
29 - 31 August 2022 (Tue - Thu, 9:00 - 17:00) English Open IATA-RDG08-19E $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
6 - 8 September 2022 (Tue - Thu, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-RDG09-20 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
14 - 16 September 2022 (Wed - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00) 中文(普通話) Open IATA-RDG09-21P $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
26 - 28 September 2022 (Mon - Wed, 9:00 - 17:00) Cantonese Open IATA-RDG09-22 $3200 ($2800) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
 

IATA Dangerous Goods Awareness for Cat. 4 & 5 Personnel* - 0.5 day

*Category 4 personnel of freight forwarders are those involved in processing air cargo (other than DG), i.e. those involved in DIRECT CHECKING of packaging, marking, labelling and documentation of cargo consignments.

*Category 5 personnel of freight forwarders are those involved in handling, storage or loading of any air cargo.
4 April 2022 (Mon, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Closed IATA-DGA04-06A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
19 April 2022 (Tue, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Closed IATA-DGA04-07A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
3 May 2022 (Tue, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Full IATA-DGA05-08A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
26 May 2022 (Thu, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DGA05-09A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
6 June 2022 (Mon, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DGA06-10A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
6 June 2022 (Mon, 14:00 - 18:00) English Open IATA-DGA06-10P $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
23 June 2022 (Thu, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DGA06-11A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
4 July 2022 (Mon, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DGA07-12A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
21 July 2022 (Tue, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DGA07-13A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
8 August 2022 (Mon, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DGA08-14A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
8 August 2022 (Mon, 14:00 - 18:00) English Open IATA-DGA08-14P $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
25 August 2022 (Thu, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DGA08-15A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
5 September 2022 (Mon, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DGA09-16A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
29 September 2022 (Thu, 9:00 - 13:00) Cantonese Open IATA-DGA09-17A $500 ($480) Download enrolment form-pdf Download enrolment form-Word
           
 
   

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Contact

If you would like to join a DG class, or simply want to find out more about our courses, please contact us by telephone or email.

Telephone: +852 29614887
Fax: +852 30073263
Email: dgtraining@chemfreight.com.hk

Our training centre where all our regular DG Regulations courses are held is conveniently located in Lai Chi Kok, opporite Lai Chi Kok MTR station.
Unit 1909, 19/F, Kowloon Plaza, 485 Castle Peak Road, Lai Chi Kok, Kowloon
To post us a letter or send us a package, our office address is:
Unit 907, 9/F, Silvercord Tower 2, 30 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Business Hours

Our business hours are 9:00 - 18:00, Monday to Friday, email support is available on Saturday 9:00 - 17:00.

 

Contact Us

Contact +852 29614887

Fax +852 30073263

Email dgtraining@chemfreight.com.hk

Training Centre

Unit 1909, 19/F, Kowloon Plaza, 485 Caslte Peak Road, Lai Chi Kok, Kowloon

Office
Suite 907, 9/F, Silvercord Tower 2, 30 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Course Enrolment Procedure

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  • Fax to 30073263 or email to dgtraining@chemfreight.com.hk
  • Notification will be sent out by email, follow email instructions for payment

 

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