IATA Training

EAS is an IATA training center authorized to perform the following courses with IATA certificates

IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Handling and Loading Personnel (e-learning)


What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Identify and classify dangerous goods
  • Interpret hazard communication
  • Detect hidden dangerous goods in cargo and mail
  • Implement cargo pre-loading procedures
  • Implement transporting, loading and unloading cargo/baggage to and from aircraft
  • Explain the basic Emergency Response procedures

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • Understanding the basics of dangerous goods
  • Recognizing dangerous goods
  • Plan and prepare loading for aircraft
  • Report dangerous goods accidents
  • Manage dangerous goods pre and during flight

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Freight forwarder staff involved in the handling, storage and loading of cargo, mail or stores
  • Operator and ground handling agent staff involved in the handling, storage and loading of cargo, mail or stores
  • Airline and cargo training specialists
  • Operations managers and frontline supervisors

Certificate awarded

Upon successful completion of the exam/assessment, you will be awarded an IATA Certificate that you can print for your records.
Please note: This certificate is valid for 24 months.

Exam information

Please read the General Information on self-study exams.

  • Delivery Method: Non-supervised online-based exam. The exam can be taken at any time at your convenience.
  • Access to the current IATA DGR is required to complete the exam.
  • Format: Multiple-choice questions
  • Number of questions: 30
  • Time Allowance: 75 minutes
  • Passing Grade: 80% correct answers
  • Number of exam attempts: 2