The requirements of the International Air Transport Association, IATA, mandate that all personnel involved in the handling of air passengers and air cargo have been trained in regard to dangerous goods.
The scope of such training is commensurate with their respective responsibilities and must be in accordance with tables 1.5.A and 1.5.B of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations.
LOGAR is since 30 years an IATA Accredited Training School (ATS) and an IATA - Accredited Training Centre (ATC), providing dangerous goods training for all staff categories and in accordance with the requirements of the International Civil Aviation Organization ICAO and the
Training courses offered at locations in Baden - Baden, Germany and Vienna (Austria) are held in German language for staff categories 1 (Shipper’s), 2 (Packers) 3 (forwarders / intermediaries) and 6 (Dangerous Goods acceptance personnel). Training courses for all other staff categories (5, 7 to 17) are available upon request.
Training for all staff categories may - depending on customer’s individual requirements - be adapted to customers needs and limited to certain classes or divisions, or certain product types or groups, where so desired and delivered inhouse within customer’s premises. A recommended minimum of participants is six, a maximum of 16 participants should not be exceeded.
Training can be provided according to customer’s wishes both in German and English* language, of course also in non - European countries**.
All training courses for the air mode conclude with a written test where a passmark of 80 % must be achieved. Trainees who achieve a minimum of 80 % receive an IATA training certificate; those who achieve 90 % or more receive a distinctive training certificate in the staff category applicable. Our training certificates are endorsed by the German Civil Aviation Authority LBA, the Austrian Austrocontrol and the international airline body IATA.
Our training is conducted in small groups with elaborately prepared training materials and exercises which are in tune with IATA’s training requirements and CAA approved, delivered by experienced instructors in a practice - orientated context; warranting that your staff will achieve a profound understanding of the regulations and a safe approach to the handling of dangerous goods in all - day business.
* Please kindly consider that in Germany any training must generally be delivered in the official German language. Exemptions are possible but subject to approval by regulatory authorities - please contact us in order to discuss your requirements !
** In many European and Asian states, providers of dangerous goods training for air transport are subject to endorsement requirements of the national Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). In such cases, LOGAR will either acquire such endorsement from the local CAA or recommend another provider who is already in the possession of such CAA accreditation.