Dangerous Goods Course


Dangerous Goods Course
Level 10

Dangerous Goods Course


The Dangerous Goods course, initial and recurrent, is a mandatory requirement for all pilots and cabin crew. By the end of this training, participants should be able to:

  • identify dangerous goods;
  • have knowledge of the origin of the current regulations and be aware of the general philosophy;
  • be able to identify the classes of dangerous goods;
  • recognize and identify the hazard/handling labels applicable to dangerous goods;
  • recognize and identify dangerous goods package use and package specification markings;
  • be able to identify potential hidden hazards in cargo and baggage;
  • be aware of the provisions for dangerous goods in baggage of passengers and crew;
  • be familiar with emergency procedures.


Initial – 7h

Recurrent – 4h


  • General Philosophy
  • Classification / Limitations
  • List of Dangerous Goods
  • Labeling and Marking
  • Recognition of undeclared dangerous goods
  • Storage and loading procedures
  • Captain Notification (NOTOC)
  • Provisions for passengers and crew
  • Emergency procedures for lower deck
  • Exercises
  • Written test
  • (certification subject to a minimum score of 80%)


Be qualified as crew in commercial airplane.