Dangerous Goods by Air

Learning Objectives

• Define the meaning of dangerous goods by air

• Recall the legislation and regulations governing dangerous goods

• Identify dangerous goods carried by passengers and crew

• Identify excepted and limited quantities

• Identify equipment that is part of operational and airworthiness limitations

• Distinguish between the classifications of dangerous goods

• Identify the meaning of subsidiary risk

• Identify packing groups and types of packaging

• Recall the types of labelling required for goods

• Identify the IATA list of dangerous goods

• Recall the shipper’s responsibilities

• Recall the documentation required for shipping dangerous goods by air

• Identify the requirements for loading and shipping dangerous goods by air

• Recall the steps required for damaged packages

• Identify emergency situations and how to deal with them

• Identify incidents and how to report them