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IMDG Code e-learning Amdt 38-16, 8 May 2017

We are pleased to announce that the update of all our IMDG Code e-learning courses to Amendment 38-16 of the IMDG Code has been completed.

Amendment 38-16 of the IMDG Code can be used voluntarily from 1 January 2017 and becomes mandatory on 1 January 2018. See the amendment cycle: /amendment-cycle.aspx

IMDG Code training is mandatory for all shore side staff involved in the handling and transport of dangerous goods by sea.  IMDG Code e-learning was developed in collaboration with the International Maritime Organization to meet the challenge of efficiently and economically training very large numbers of shore side staff. 

12 of the top 20 container lines use IMDG Code e-learning. It offers a cost-effective compliance solution. All course content and assessment is online, and there is a course completion certificate.

We offer the following courses:

Dangerous Goods Transport General Awareness  - multimodal general awareness course (IMDG Code, RID, ADR, air transport provisions)

Function Specific courses based on job roles:

  • IMDG Code Standard  - training for general shipping personnel such as booking office staff, administrators, customer support and office personnel who require a sound working knowledge of the IMDG Code and dangerous goods shipping requirements.
  • IMDG Code Consignor/Freight Forwarder  - training for personnel with a management, supervisory and/or safety/compliance role for a company involved in dangerous goods consignment operations, for example, a shipper or freight forwarder
  • IMDG Code Packer/Cargo Handler  - training for those who pack dangerous goods and/or are involved in loading/unloading cargo transport units
  • IMDG Code Ship Loader - training for personnel responsible for and/or directly involved in ship loading/unloading operations
  • IMDG Code Ship Operator - training for personnel responsible for and/or involved with managing the operations of a vessel carrying dangerous goods

IMDG Code Advanced course - training for those who require detailed knowledge on all the main aspects of the IMDG Code provisions, for example dangerous goods managers, Dangerous Goods Safety Advisers

IMDG Code Refresher course - provides a recap of the main IMDG Code provisions and includes an update on Amendment 38-16 for personnel who have already been trained online, or in the classroom, and have previous knowledge of the IMDG Code

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