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Transportation Of Dangerous Goods

Transportation Of Dangerous Goods

Transportation of dangerous goods training is offered onsite throughout Hamilton, Burlington, Oakville, Toronto, London, Kitchener, St. Catherines & Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Buffalo New York and Detroit Michigan U.S.

TDG Course


Transportation Of Dangerous Goods Training - (TODG) Handling shipping, and receiving hazardous materials training program. Is to assists employers to comply with the training requirements of The Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act. TODG will also instruct participants with respect to the requirements of the legislation for receiving, handling, transporting, or shipping dangerous goods. As well as prepare trainess for emergency situations such as spills or accidents.

  • Legislative requirements
  • Key definitions and sections
  • Classifications for the 9 classes of Dangerous Goods
  • Safety markers, labels and placards for packages, trucks and large containers
  • Documentation, bills of lading and other required information
  • Requirement for hazardous waste and disposal of empty containers
  • Review & discuss some site specific "dangerous goods" materials
  • This program uses a combination of lecture, audiovisual material and interactive workshops to encourage participants involvement.

Transportation Of Dangerous Goods (TODG) Will Also Cover The Following:

An overview of the federal regulations that govern the transportation of dangerous goods and hazardous waste.

  • · Obligations of the Consignor, Carrier and Consignee
  • ·Penalties and fines associated with non-compliance
  • ·Packaging, labeling and placarding requirements
  • ·Shipping documents – errors and omissions
  • ·Proper completion of a shipping document
  • ·The transportation of highly reactive materials and the correct use of Schedules 1, 2 & 3 for shipping information
  • Training requirements for those that work with TDGA
  • Major changes with clear language coming into play

Suggested Participants

Shippers / receivers and material handlers, both workers and supervisors, and truck drivers.

Course Duration

(4) Hours