TTT Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Train the Trainer

TTT Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Train the Trainer

Ensure your personnel are competent to package , ship and receive dangerous goods and comply with the current requirements of Canadian TDG regulations.


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Course Summary

Our course is designed to provide an inhouse trainer with the knowledge required to educate workers on how to complete the required classification, and documentation for the shipping and handling of dangerous goods by road or rail.

In order to receive a certificate of competency, the participant must achieve a passing grade on the written in-class test

Our course is designed in accordance with TDG Regulations Part 6.1

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to provide awareness level training to in-house employees on the following topics:

  • Identify their duties and responsibilities
  • Understand how materials are classified
  • Differentiate between special cases and exemptions
  • Recognize proper containers
  • Describe safety marks
  • Complete shipping documents
  • Understand emergency response assistance plan (ERAP)
  • Know the spill or imminent release reporting requirements
  • Prepare waste manifests

Course Duration and Requirements

Course duration: 4 Hours

This course and program is designed around EKG’s own awareness training platforms and requires the participant to attend our pre-requisite Adult Learning Train the Trainer program.

What You Will Learn

  • Why TDG training is essential
  • Understand the TDGs regulations and legal requirements
  • General responsibilities of consignor, carrier and consignee, exemptions and applications
  • How to identify and classify Dangerous Goods
  • TDG safety marks,
  • Schedules of materials
  • Containers and packing group requirements
  • ERAP (Emergency Response Assistance Plans)
  • Release and Reporting requirements (based on your region)
  • Hazardous Waste documentation requirements (based on your region) How to effectively deliver the EKG materials in a competent manner

Course Features

  • Evaluation Testing is conducted in this course to reinforce the information presented.
  • Certification Upon successful completion of this course each participant will receive a certificate of training.
  • Tool Package On successful completion of the program an instructors package is provided, including everything you need to train end users on this topic.