This online course is for shippers and packers only and satisfies air transport carrier (including FedEx and UPS) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) dangerous goods shipping training requirements for both Initial and Recurrent IATA DGR Class 9 training certification.
Upon successful completion each student will have immediate access to a printable certificate, and wallet card.
This online compliance course for IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations meets the Class 9 hazardous goods training requirements for Shippers & Packers ONLY who are shipping dry ice, shipping lithium batteries, or shipping magnetized materials. All other personnel must take our full IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations course.
Who must take this course?
Training must be provided or verified for all Shippers and Packers of Class 9 dangerous goods; Dry Ice, Lithium Batteries, and Magnetized Materials.
It will take a MINIMUM of 1 ½ to 2 hours to complete this online course. The student may log on and off as needed. A bookmark will be set so when they log back in they will return to where they left off.
Upon successful completion each student will have immediate access to a printable IATA DGR Shipping Class 9 Dangerous Goods Shippers Only training certificate and wallet card.
We have no restrictions on how long a person takes to complete a course.
Likewise, if you are purchasing for others, we have no time limit on assigning courses. So you can purchase a larger quantity then you currently need and take advantage of volume discounts.
Each student will receive 0.2 CEUs (or 2 CMEs) from Compliance Training Online® for completing this course.
Our IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Shipping Class 9 training course consists of content, graphics, audio, non-scored quiz questions and a final exam.
This course covers shipping Class 9 Miscellaneous dangerous goods dry ice, lithium batteries, and magnetized materials by air using the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR).
Specific topics covered in this course include:
According to the IATA DGR:
Recurrent training must take place within two years (24 months) of the previous training, unless a relevant authority defines a shorter period.
Other related Compliance Training Online® courses (see our complete list of courses) include:
NOTE: If you are shipping hazardous materials in the United States the FAA (the enforcement agency) requires you to have received DOT Hazardous Materials General and Security Awareness (49 CFR §172.704) training in addition to IATA DGR training.
If you don't already have a copy, you'll need to purchase the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) Manual both for reference purposes in your day to day shipping operations, and while taking this course.
If you have a copy of the 2012 edition, you can access the "IATA DGR 2013 (54th) Edition Significant Changes" document from our "Resources" section.