ONLINE TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS (TDG) COURSE OVERVIEW
(TDG) The Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act provides critical standards for the movement of harmful materials and chemicals within Canadian borders. These Act and Regulations protect the public and all individuals involved in transporting the dangerous goods. It defines dangerous goods and setting specific rules for their transport.
This online Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) course covers crucial information pertaining to the legal transportation of dangerous goods on Canadian roads. After course completion, participants will be more aware of the regulations governing the transportation of dangerous goods in Canada; the 9 classifications of dangerous goods; the placards, labels, and accompanying TDG symbols required on vehicles and containers; In addition, they will learn documentation requirements when transporting dangerous goods; and requirements surrounding appropriate emergency response in the event of an accidental product release or spill.
TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS (TDG) ONLINE COURSE
- TDG training and certification for road mode
- Dangerous goods classification -Classes 1 – 9
- Packing groups I II III
- Shipping name of dangerous goods
- Compatibility groups such as for shipping mixed dangerous goods
- Placards , safety marks and UN numbers
- Labelling requirements
- Packaging and vessel standards
- Requirements for documentation and manifests
- Exemptions from the TDG regulations
TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS (TDG) ONLINE COURSE DURATION: Approximately 3.5 hours
TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS (TDG) ONLINE ASSESSMENT: Testing conducted throughout this online course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved.
TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS (TDG) ONLINE CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION: Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing. This certificate is valid for 3 years from the date of completion printed on the certificate, provided there is no change of employer.
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