This course is essential for drivers transporting dangerous goods in packages, drums or IBC’s in vans, curtain side trucks, HGV’s, box vans or freight containers. Under HSA legislation, drivers must complete this course to legally transport dangerous goods in any of the vehicles mentioned.
Correct tunnel procedure
Dangerous goods regulation
Emergencies and fires
Loading, stowage and unloading
Application of regulations
Approval of packaging
Markings, packaging and packages
IMDG code marking
Reactive nature of chemicals
Physical properties of loads
Ignition sources and dangers
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will have gained the skills and knowledge needed to safely transport dangerous chemicals in packages, drums or IBC’s in vans, curtain side trucks, HGV’s, box vans or freight containers.
This Course is Designed For:
Drivers of vehicles that transport hazardous and require a knowledge of chemicals and their hazards
This course is classroom based and it is highly interactive with role-playing playing and practical exercises to reinforce the participants understanding and learning.
What to Bring to the Course:
There are no requirements for this course.
Duration of the Course:
A maximum of 10 per course
Following completion of the ADR Course (and a minimum of a 2 week interval), you will be examined by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport. Upon successful completion of this exam participants will receive a hazardous goods ADR basic certificate.
Samson Training provide ADR training in conjunction with the Irish School of Motoring, the trainer is John Lennon, who is listed as a HSA approved trainer.