Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Sea (IMDG)
Training Courses

This training is aimed for learners who have not attended any previous training on Dangerous Goods by Ocean, or for those who feel that they need to upgrade their knowledge on the topic.

The IMDG details the functional training requirements for all staff who handle or process dangerous goods shipments. Our training covers all job roles from shippers, freight forwarder through to ocean carriers.

At Logicom Hub our training encourages participation and we like to ensure that the course is relevant, interesting and engaging.
Successful candidates receive a certificate of competence, valid for two years. We recommend that all students refresh their knowledge every two years to be in line with the current IMDG regulations.

Course Objectives:
• Correctly prepare a consignment of dangerous goods for ocean transportation
• Validate whether a consignment has been correctly prepared for sea transportation
• Adhere to practices and standards regarding the preparation and handling of goods for ocean transportation.
Attendees will be able to:
• List their legal responsibilities
• Locate information from all sections and appendices of the IMDG Regulations
• Classify a consignment of DG and identify the precedence of hazards and the packing groups
• Select a proper shipping name from the list of Dangerous Goods
• Locate and identify information shown on the dangerous goods note
• Select the correct packing instructions and the general packing requirements
• Correctly mark and label a package in compliance with DG Regulations
• Identify which dangerous goods must be segregated

Is this training for you?

Our Dangerous Goods by Ocean 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 must re-validate their certification.

  • Pre-Requisite:

    Dangerous Goods Awareness

  • Study Type:


  • Training Type:

    Training Qualification in IMDG Regulations

  • Duration:

    Classroom – 1.5 Day Training
    and 0.5 Day Examination


Need In-House Training?

6th - 9th April 2020 - £375

4 x 4 hr Webinar sessions

2nd - 3rd June 2020 - Great Wakering

In conjunction with Essex Chamber of Commerce

28th - 29th June 2020 - £375

21st - 22nd September 2020 - £375

2nd - 3rd November 2020 - £375

14th - 15th December 2020 - £375

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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
  • 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 0800 1777 871

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