Air Training

DANGEROUS GOODS BY AIR BASIC and RE-CURRENT TRAINING CLASSES AVAILABLE

GEMC Inc, offers 2 types of Air training based on the ICAO technical instructions and the ICAO Carrier requirements.

Both courses offered expire every 2 years. The Basic training program is for individuals who have never taken the 3 day Air course and the 1 day re-current program is for those individuals whose Basic training certificate has expired within the 2 year period.

The following list includes materials covered in our courses:

  • Applicability (definitions, basis of regulations, responsibilities)
  • Nomenclature (units of measurement, abbreviations, symbols)
  • Dangerous goods in excepted or limited quantities and forbidden dangerous goods
  • State and Operator Variations
  • Classification (9 classes and packing groups)
  • Selecting proper shipping name, alphabetical and numerical lists
  • Packing requirements, UN specification packages and incompatible dangerous goods
  • Requirements for marking and labeling of packages and overpacks
  • Requirements for placards for ground transportation
  • Completion of Shipper’s Declaration