Safe Transportation of Radioactive Materials

This class provides information for shipping radioactive materials by air (using the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations) and ground (in Canada under the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations and in the USA using the 49 CFR hazardous materials regulations). Quiz questions are asked throughout the course. Upon receiving an 80% test grade or better – student will be able to print out a certificate of completion.

  • Introduction to National and International Regulations
  • Classification of Radioactives
  • Obtain the Shipping Description
  • Packaging for Radioactives
  • Marking and Labeling
  • Documentation
  • Placarding, Loading and Handling
  • Reporting
  • Security Awareness
  • Quiz

Copy of the 49 CFR, IMDG Code, and the IATA are required to complete online training

Buy IATA DGRBuy 49 CFRBuy TDG Books

Online Training

ICC offers Online Training for the safe transportation of radioactive materials. The training provides an introduction to national and international regulations. Your team can access the training from the convenience of their home or office computer. Details and enrolment options listed below.

Shipping Radioactive Materials by Ground (49 CFR) and Air

2 hrs $190

Learn online how to document, mark and label, pack and transport hazardous materials in compliance with:
USA DOT 49 CFR (Ground), and IATA (Air)
Suitable for anyone shipping hazardous materials – Entry-level / Intermediate
49 CFR & IATA DGR Publication required

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Shipping Radioactive Materials by Ground (TDG) and Air

3 hrs $190

Learn online how to document, mark and label, pack and transport hazardous materials in compliance with:
Canadian TDG (Ground), and IATA (Air)
Suitable for anyone shipping hazardous materials – Entry-level / Intermediate
TDG Clear Language Regulations & IATA DGR Publication required

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