About the IMDG code Consignor / Freight Forwarder course
Personnel engaged in the freight forwarding of dangerous goods intended to be transported by sea shall be trained in the contents of dangerous goods provisions commensurate with their responsibilities. The IMDG Code Consignor course is for those who require IMDG training for freight forwarding dangerous goods. According to the IMDG Code personnel must at least have an IMDG Code Consigner Course certificate. This E-learning IMDG code can be followed 24/7.
This IMDG course (Amendment 40-20) provides suitable knowledge for Consignors / Freight Forwarders:
The online course consists of Four modules:
Module 1: The IMO, Conventions, Legal – and international requirements
Module 2: General provisions, classes, labels, packing groupss.and safety
Module 3: Segregation and general provisions
Module 4: Documentation and limited quantities
A preparatory training is not required. This is a basic course of dangerous goods that can be successfully completed by anyone who works for it. Therefore, we have not provided a recommended time for the course.
Certificate and duration
The consigner course is concluded with a test with multiple choice questions. If the student has a score of 70% or more, he or she will receive the Certificate E-learning IMDG code Consigner Course. The course takes about 3 – 4 hours depending on the time that is put into it. We recommend that you go through all modules at least twice, so that the knowledge stays in place.