About the IMDG code Packer course
Personnel engaged in the packing 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 Packer/Cargo Handler course is for those who require IMDG training for packing dangerous goods and/or are involved in cargo handling, loading and / or unloading cargo transport units. According to the IMDG Code personnel must at least have an IMDG Code Packer Course certificate. This E-learning IMDG code can be followed 24/7.
This IMDG course (Amendment 40-20) provides suitable knowledge for packers / cargo handlers:
The online course consists of three modules:
Module 1: The IMO, Conventions, Legal – and international requirements
Module 2: General provisions, classes, packing groupss.and safety
Module 3: Segregation and general provisions
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 packer 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 Packer course. The course takes about 3 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.