Hazmat (IMDG Code) Training Course

Learning Topic: Safety

1.5 hours

Product code: #6250

$200.00 Excl. Sales Tax

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The safe handling of dangerous goods in packaged form can depend upon those at management and operational level having a proper appreciation of the risks associated with these hazardous cargoes and an understanding of how they are stowed and transported in accordance with the IMDG Code.

This course provides the essential knowledge required by those operating at management and operational and involved in planning stowage, handling and transporting dangerous goods in packaged form. The content includes general dangerous goods safety awareness and covers emergency response to incidents involving packaged dangerous goods.

The course meets the requirements of US title 49 Code of Federal Regulations 0171 - 0172 HAZMAT training required by those officers involved in dangerous cargo/HAZMAT related functions.  On completion of this course you will receive a Certificate of Completion from Ocean Technologies Group powered by Marlins, Seagull and Videotel.

Please note:  The assessment part of this course may be completed onboard ship or onshore in the offices of a registered shipping company or maritime institution. The Master/senior officer onboard or a senior official onshore must sign and stamp your application form to verify they have directly supervised your eLearning assessment(s).

What you'll learn

Recognise the importance of ensuring dangerous goods are transported under the requirements of the IMDG Code.

Apply the IMDG Code when conducting activities associated with handling, stowage and segregation of dangerous goods cargo.

Outline the procedures, under the IMDG Code, for dealing with incidents involving dangerous goods.

Identify the safety protection requirements needed to prevent exposure to the hazards presented by dangerous goods.

Course Contents

The course includes the following components.

  • #0151 – HAZMAT – IMDG Code, Advanced


There are no pre-requisites for this course


  • IMDG Code Amendment 41-22 (2022 Edition)
  • United States Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations 0171 – 0172 HAZMAT training requirements
  • STCW Section B-V/c – Guidance regarding training of officers and ratings responsible for cargo handling on ships carrying dangerous and hazardous substances in packaged form.


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