Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor Course Objective

  • Adhere to UNECE standards regarding the responsibilities and tasks of a Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor.

Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor Course Content:

  • Overview of the dangerous goods regulation (ADR, RID & ADN)
  • Training Requirements of a DGSA
  • The Role and Job Functions of the DGSA
  • Reporting Duties
  • Safety Audits
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Environmental Protection
  • Vehicle Operation
  • Driver responsibilities and training requirements
  • DGSA Examination syllabus

All candidates for this course should ensure that they are scheduled for an examination at their nearest SQA exam centre prior to booking onto the Dangerous Goods Safety (DGSA) Course.

Visit the SQA site

You will be required to bring along your own copies of the regulations/manuals required for the SQA examination.  

Is this training for you?

If your organisation is carrying dangerous goods by Road, Rail or Inland Waterways then a member of the team is required to be certified as a Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor (DGSA). 

Choose from our course dates and locations. 

  • Pre-Requisite:

    Dangerous Goods by Road - Recommend Sea and Air Qualifications

  • Study Type:


  • Training Type:

    ADR / SQA Vocational Qualification

  • Duration:

    Classroom - 5 Days Training or 3 Day Revalidation

     *ensure that you have booked your place at an SQA examination before booking

  • Classroom Cost:

    £1110 - 5 Day Course


Please note this training is held in conjunction with Cargo Training, Peter East and Training Team 

Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor

How to Book with Logicom Hub

Classroom Training

Step 1: Decide if you would like to attend open classroom courses or if you need inhouse training at your facility 
Step 2: Select the course date and venue you require or "In-House"
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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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