Dangerous Goods Course - Sea

The CBFCA, through its training partners, is able to provide you with the most comprehensive and up-to-date DG courses in Australia.
You can also be assured that all DG Sea courses offered through the CBFCA are approved by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) as meeting the standards required by national and international regulators. 

Who should do this course?

This course is right for you if you are a person who:
  • Is shore-based and packs dangerous goods (including loading and unloading CTUs)
  • Marks, labels and/or placards dangerous goods;
  • Prepares and signs dangerous goods documentation (you are required to do function specific training which is provided in the course)
  • Is a freight forwarder and consolidator involved with sea freight and involved with the shipping of dangerous goods by sea.

What's in this course?

Full acceptance course
In this course you will learn how to interpret and apply the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) code and Australian Maritime Orders (AMO) to shipments of hazardous material being sent by sea. 
The course is designed to provide comprehensive training in the theory and practical aspects of shipping dangerous goods by sea. It examines the IMDG Code and provides you with a systematic approach to packaging and documenting a hazardous shipment for sea transport. 

Refresher course 
In this course you will learn what has changed between the current International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) code and Australian Marine Orders (MO) and the new one.  We remind you of the IMDG requirements and highlight what will change in the new edition and how they need to be applied.
The course is designed to provide an update in the theory and practical aspects of shipping dangerous goods by sea and provide you with the information you need to ensure your work practices and procedures are in line with the changes.

How is the course delivered?

The DG Sea Initial course is available online through our learning portal. The Refresher course is only available via the online delivery mode.
Online delivery mode for both initial and refresher courses are fully online, and self-paced. This handy way of study allows study from anywhere and at any time to suit yourself.

The online delivery format is recognised by AMSA and they are approved courses. 

Need to know more?

Just contact the Training Team via email or call us on (07) 3256 0146.

To book an online DG course click HERE.  
You will be taken to our listing of all courses offered by the CBFCA where you can choose the DG course that is right for you.