The Complete Dangerous Goods Course for Beginners provides you with a comprehensive introduction to dangerous goods.
What dangerous goods are, and how they differ from other hazardous substances and chemicals.
A basic introduction to Regulations relating to the labelling, storage and transport of dangerous goods, including an overview of the Dangerous Goods Lists included in the transport Codes.
A comprehensive overview of the properties and dangers of each of the 9 classes of dangerous goods and their divisions.
Dangerous goods class diamonds and other labels which workers may come across.
A basic overview of safe handling, storage and emergency procedures involving dangerous goods.
By completing this course, you will gain a thorough understanding of the basics of dangerous goods. This course also acts as a pre-requisite module for many of our other dangerous goods awareness courses.
The Complete Dangerous Goods Course for Beginners is delivered 100% online.
Who should complete this training?
This training is suitable for anyone looking to gain a basic understanding of dangerous goods.
Due to the wide usage of dangerous goods, this course may be suitable for workers in a wide range of industries and job roles, including manufacturing and engineering, science and technology, warehousing and transport, health and veterinary services, emergency services and more.
What does this course include?
As part of this course, learners will have access to an online learning module which presents all required information in a user-friendly and interactive online format. This module also includes a range of self-test questions, so you can check your learning as you go.
Note: This free course does not include formal assessment or certification. If you wish to complete an introductory dangerous goods course which offers a Certificate of Completion as proof of training, please click here to enrol in our Dangerous Goods General Awareness Course. The General Awareness Course covers the same topics as the Complete Dangerous Goods Course for Beginners, but also includes a theory assessment to check your learning, a student will gain a Certificate of Completion at the end of their training.
What will I get once I have completed this course?
Upon completion of this course, you will have gained a basic understanding of the properties and dangers of dangerous goods.