This course is a mandatory step in applying for a dangerous goods driver license and has been endorsed by the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA).
Upon successful completion of the course, participants are able to make an application to their State Authority for a dangerous goods driver license (renewable every 5 years).
The course covers all aspects of the ADG Code together with relevant legislation, including classification, marking, documentation, stowage and load restraint, segregation and compatibility as well as the responsibilities of the individuals involved.
This course is for persons who wish to or are required by law to obtain a dangerous goods driver licence.
A dangerous goods driver licence is required for the transport of dangerous goods in the following cases:
in a receptacle with a capacity of more than 500L
if there is more than 500kg in a single receptacle
in the case of intermediate bulk containers (IBCs), where the total capacity of all IBCs is more than 3000L or where any IBC is filled or emptied while on the vehicle.
The duration of this course is 2 days. This is a mandatory and national requirement imposed by the Dangerous Goods Competent Authorities Panel (CAP).
Successful participants will receive a Statement of Attainment. TLILIC0001 Licence to transport dangerous goods by road. Which will form a mandatory requirement of the licence application process.