Shipping Dangerous Goods by Sea - Refresher Course

International law in the form of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG Code) requires all shore-side stagg concerned with the transport of dangerous goods by sea to receive training commensurate with the responsibilities (IMDG Code, Paragraph

Who should attend?

This course is for those who require a refresher or already hold a valid Dangerous Goods by Sea Certificate. The IMDG Code also makes it clear that the initial training should be '...periodically supplemented with refresher training...' We recommended that candidates attend retraining at approximately 2-year intervals.

Note: Anyone requiring only a Dangerous Goods by Sea Certificate must attend the full two days sea course

Benefits of attending

This 1-day course will update your ability to interpret the regulations regarding the transport of Dangerous Goods by Sea

Course content

  • Introduction to International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code
  • Marina poulltants
  • UN packaging specifications
  • Packaging procedures
  • Limited Quantity provisions
  • Consignment preparation
  • Marking and labelling of packaging and IBCs
  • Placarding of containers, tanks and vehicles
  • Segregation Groups and Segregations Provisions
  • Documentation

Course duration

1 day



This price includes tuition, course material, lunch and refreshments.

Please notify us of any special requirements or access arrangements at the time of booking

Booking and information

Please book this course directly through TrainingTeam on 01293 536943 or email