Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Sea (IMDG)
Training Courses

Dangerous Goods by Ocean Course Objectives:

• Correctly prepare a consignment of dangerous goods for ocean transportation
• Adhere to practices and standards regarding the preparation and handling of goods for ocean transportation.

• Validate whether a consignment has been correctly prepared for sea transportation (freight forwarders & carriers)

Dangerous Goods by Ocean Course content: 

• Review the legal responsibilities
• Understand how to locate information within the IMDG Regulations
• Classification, Proper Shipping Names and UN Numbers for Dangerous Goods
• Reviewing Packing Instructions
• Types of Packaging and Overpacks
• Marking and Labelling requirements for Dangerous Goods by Ocean
• Correctly complete Dangerous Goods Notes
• Identify which dangerous goods must be segregated

The IMDG training details the functional training requirement for all employees that handle dangerous goods shipments. Delegates will receive a certificate of completion. We recommend that knowledge and skills are refreshed every 2 years, in line with the latest regulations.

International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code

Is this IMDG training for you?

Our Dangerous Goods by Ocean/Sea training is for employees that are engaged in the handling and shipping of dangerous goods by Ocean. The training ensures that candidates meet the requirements of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) regulations and concludes with a validation test.

Successful candidates receive a certificate of competence, valid for two years, after which they should refresh their certification.

Choose from our course dates and locations. If you would like an in-house training session please contact us for a quotation.

  • Pre-Requisite:

    Dangerous Goods Awareness - if new to dangerous goods

  • Study Type:

    Classroom or Webinar based

  • Training Type:

    IMDG Certification

  • Duration:

    Classroom – 2 Day Training with Knowledge Test

  • Cost:

    £410 + VAT

This Dangerous Goods by Sea training is aimed for delegates that need to upgrade their knowledge on the topic in time with the new regulations.

Our Dangerous Goods by Sea certification training course covers the 9 Hazard classes.  It will provide learners with the skills and knowledge required to correctly pack, mark and label and prepare shipments of dangerous goods for transport by air. Our interactive training encourages participation and ensures that the course is relevant, interesting and engaging and prepares learners for transferring the skills and knowledge to their work environment.

Our training covers all job roles from shippers, freight forwarder through to ocean carriers. We encourage the use of real work examples. 

Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Sea (IMDG)

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Our aim is to provide interactive training that builds confidence in new skills and knowledge in all attendees. We support businesses to stay in front of the regulations as the world of logistics and dangerous goods changes and ensure compliance is the key to controlled and effective supply chains. 


  • IATA Dangerous Goods by Air Certified
  • Technical Instructor – Civil Aviation Authority
  • Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser (Dgsa)
  • IATA Radioactive by Air Certified
  • IMDG by Sea Certified
  • Certified on the carriage of goods by Road (ADR)
  • Studied Kirkpatrick Evaluations
  • Criteria Referenced Instruction – Chicago
  • The Art of Facilitation
  • Leadership Platform – Jim Hessler & Steve Motenko

Contact Us on Free Phone Number 0330 912 5041

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