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ADR Awareness Course (General)


Our ADR Awareness Course is designed to provide comprehensive training on the handling and management of dangerous goods. This engaging and informative course covers the basics of what dangerous goods are, including a detailed review of the nine different classes and the significant costs and risks associated with improper handling. Whether you need a general overview or a personalised deep dive into specific class content, our training is tailored to meet your needs, ensuring that every trainee leaves with a thorough understanding of ADR regulations.

This course is perfect for anyone working in a warehouse environment that involves the handling of dangerous goods. No prior experience or knowledge is required, making it accessible to all staff members. The general course lasts approximately 2 hours and accommodates up to 8 trainees. For those with specific requirements, we offer personalised courses that range from 4 to 8 hours, allowing for a more in-depth exploration of chosen class content. Let us know your needs, and we'll customise the training to best suit your team.

Topics covered:

  • Overview of ADR (Dangerous Goods by Road) and other modal regulations (IMDG for sea, RID for rail, ICAO/IATA for air, ADN for inland waterways).
  • Review of the 9 Classes of Dangerous Goods, their symbols, examples, and common mistakes.
  • Examination of UN Classifications, Numbers, and Packing Groups.
  • Explanation of ADR levels, including Small Load Exemption and Limited Quantities.
  • Overview of Packing Codes, requirements, and common errors.
  • Brief guide to Dangerous Goods Notes (DGNs) with examples.
  • Examples of prosecutions and other relevant information.

To find out more call us on 07570 506795.

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