Milton Keynes 1st to 5th June 2020, in preparation for the SQA DGSA examination scheduled for the 11 June.
This course will cover all of the requirements for the DGSA exams – Core, Road and All Classes. It can also be run as an in-house course for 2 or more candidates.
The candidates must apply directly to the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) to book the examinations. Please refer directly to the SQA website for further details – https://www.dgsafetyadvisers.org.uk/DGSA/Candidates/Applying_for_the_Examinations
Introduction to the course
General classification of Dangerous Goods (DGs) using the UN system
Identification of Dangerous Goods using the UN system
Containment systems: packages and IBCs
UN packaging specifications
Limited Quantity provisions
Containment systems: Tanks, Containers and Tank Containers
Marking and Labelling of packagings and IBCs
Road Transport Marking, Labelling & Placarding
Variations to days 1 & 2 for GB Road Regulations
Loading, Stowage & Cleaning
Practice Exam Questions
Review of Exam Questions
Discuss the role of the DGSA
Each candidate will require a copy of the following for the course and examination:
- The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) 2019 edition plus any corrigendum document.
- Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment Regulations 2009 SI 1348.
- Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment (Amendment) Regulations 2011 SI 1885.
- Carriage of Dangerous Goods: Approved Derogations and Transitional Provisions 2012 (ISBN 978 011 5532139)
March 2020 derogations for COVID-19:
2020 COVID-19 Derogations and Communications
MultiLateral Agreement M324 – Extension of ADR Driver Training and DGSA certificates