Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser

Subject to certain concessions, companies involved in the carriage or related loading of dangerous goods by road must appoint an appropriately qualified Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser (DGSA). Personnel wishing to be employed as Dangerous Goods Safety Advisers within companies that transport dangerous goods by road and rail should attend this course.

Who should attend?

  • Serving DGSAs for revalidation
  • Individuals wishing to attain DGSA qualification 

Benefits of attending

  • Satisfies legal responsibilities in respect of the carriage of dangerous goods

Course duration

5 days

Maximum 16 delegates depending on facilities.  


Delegates attending the DGSA course will be required to enrol themselves onto the Core, Road and All Classes examinations which are administered externally by SQA. Full guidance will be provided. 

DGSA exams are run through the Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) for the 2016 dates and information on registering for the exams, please log onto: www.sqa.org.uk  


Members £819+VAT per delegate

Non-members £1,023.75+VAT per delegate  

Price includes tuition, course materials, lunch and refreshments.    

Price does not include examination fees as set and managed by SQA.

Booking and information

This course is also available as an in-company option.  For more information please email training@fta.co.uk or call 03717 11 22 22.

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