Updated: 6 Feb 2017

International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG)

Organizer / Registration/


Hongkong Association of Freight Forwarding And Logistics Limited (HAFFA)

HAFFA Secretariat

Address:        8/F, China Hong Kong Centre, 122-126 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui

Telephone:     2796 3121


Air Marine Transport Training Centre Ltd. (AMTTCL)

Course Name

(please state this in your course enrollment form)

International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG)




Unit D1, 12/F, Hoover Industrial Building, 26-38 Kwai Cheong Road, Kwai Chung, N.T., HK

Course Objective

To ensure that participant have the necessary skills to accept, handle and process shipments containing dangerous goods and are able to correctly apply all the provisions of the IMDG CODE

Content/ Outline


-            Philosophy of IMDG

-            Limitation

-            Classification

-            Identification

-            Packaging

-            Packing

-            Marking & Labelling

-            Documentation

-            Radioactive Materials

-            Handling

Target Participants

Personnel who will do packing, accept, handle dangerous goods or sign up Shipper’s Declaration Form for dangerous goods by marine transport. Personnel such as Shipper, Cargo Agent, Cargo Forwarder, Ship Operator and Ground Handling Agent are suitable to join this course.

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese (special class may be arranged for English or Mandarin instruction)

Assessment Requirement

Participants will sit for examination after the course.

-            Below 79 or 79 scores: examination failed (Course attendance certificate will be given to participant)

-            80-89 scores : examination passed (certificate of achievement “passed” will be given to participant)

-            90-100 scores: examination passed with Distinction (certificate of achievement “Distinction” will be given to participant)


3 days (09:00-17:00)