ADR Initial (Transporting Dangerous Goods)

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Date(s) - 24/09/2018 - 28/09/2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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All drivers within the scope of the Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (Driver Training) Regulations 1996 must be trained and hold a Vocational Training Certificate issued by DVLA. This is required by UK regulations implementing the relevant EU directive. Persons whose job involves driving vehicles carrying the following dangerous substances can attend this course: Classes 2, 3,4,5,6,8,& 9, Packages and Tanks.

ADR Initial Course:

The main aim of this course is to provide the candidate with knowledge of the hazards and legal requirements for the carriage of prescribed dangerous goods. Successful candidates will demonstrate a good understanding of the hazards associated with the transportation of dangerous goods by road transport. Successful candidates will receive Scottish Qualification Authority certification.

Course Content:

  • Introduction to the course
  • Duties and Responsibilities
  • UN Conventions (Hazard Classes)
  • Applications of the Regulations
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Fire prevention and Extinguishers
  • Emergency Procedure

There are 9 classes of ADR dangerous goods and they are:

  • Class 2 – Gases
  • Class 3 – Liquids
  • Class 4 – Solids
  • Class 5 – Oxidising Agents
  • Class 6 – Toxic & Infectious Substances
  • Class 8 – Corrosives
  • Class 9 – Miscellaneous

We cannot deliver Class 1 – Explosive or Class 7 Radioactive


Duration:  5 Days

Please Call to book yourself onto the course


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