TDG is a required certificate when individuals or companies are offering for transport dangerous goods, carrying the products and receiving them. Ensuring air, marine, rail and road safety, as well as the safe transportation of dangerous goods, is a huge task Violations to the Regulations can result in significant fines.
As of July, 2015, the new TDG course will cover updated requirements to the following subjects:
Training and certification
Labels and Placards - New requirements for Danger Placards will be covered
Classification of 9 Dangerous goods classes
Role of Consignor- Under Section 3.5, the Consignor must be certified and declare the accuracy of their shipment and specify who the consignor is.
Shipping Document - The UN Number has changed the position when describing the order of dangerous goods.
Benefits of taking this theory program is to receive site-specific information on the content of your dangerous goods program, update requirements for documentation and placarding, avoid tickets and fines or audits of the TDG system, and to ensure that the public and environment is protected from dangerous occurrences
The awarded Certificate is valid for up to 3 6 months for road, rail and marine if the person taking the program is still working for that company and 24 months for Air Transport.
For further information, please follow the links to learn more about the new program: http://safetyclasses.ca/tdg/
Allstar Enviro Safety has been providing classroom based and e learning training, consulting and safety program development to Alberta companies for several decades. Their lead Safety Consultant, Arliss T E Levine, CRSP, CHSC, BA, NEBOSH IOGC is also a COR Auditor. Allstar Enviro Safety is pleased to offer over 100 online programs that offer downloadable and printable certificates on safety and environmental topics
Arliss T E Levine, CRSP, CHSC,BA, NEBOSH IOGC, COR Auditor
Company; Allstar Enviro Safety
Address: #557 7620 Elbow Dr SW. Calgary, AB Canada
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