Details to the online course

IMDG Code Dangerous Goods Training: Online Training for Sea Transport


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Short description: With our IMDG – Code Online Training (current version Amdt. 40-20) you receive the necessary knowledge for the transport of dangerous goods by sea and a legally secure certificate.

Legal basis: According to the IMDG Code Amdt. 40-20 (Current regulation)

Available languages: English, German

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Definition online course: Interactive learning modules that can be completed in self-study on our learning platform, independent of time and location.

Course details


If dangerous goods are to be transported from A to B on seagoing vessels, the regulations for maritime transport must be followed. The IMDG Code (International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code) is the internationally valid binding convention for maritime shipping. This code contains all the information necessary for the legally compliant transport of dangerous goods by sea, such as the correct marking and labelling of packed cargo or the completion of an IMO declaration.

With our IMDG Code Online Training (current version Amdt. 40-20) you receive the necessary knowledge for the transport of dangerous goods by sea and a legally secure certificate.

Our online course programme takes into account all current provisions and amendments of the IMDG Code. Furthermore, the certificate is internationally valid.

Included in the course

  1. Online training according to 1.3 IMDG Code
  2. Forms and checklists for download

Legal basis

The instruction takes place in accordance with 1.3 IMDG Code.

Target group

All persons whose scope of work includes the transport of dangerous goods by ship/sea.

Course overview

  1. General knowledge
  2. Safety instruction/classification
  3. Dangerous goods list/exemptions
  4. Packaging/Tanks – Usage
  5. Labeling/Documentation
  6. Packaging/Tanks – Construction/Testing
  7. Congestion and separation
  8. CTU code

Your Certificate

After you have worked through all modules and exercises, you will receive a certificate according to chapter 1.3 IMDG Code.


The content of this online training corresponds to the actuality of the IMDG – Code, Amdt. 40-20. This certificate can be provided to the competent authority upon request. Please note that regular refresher courses are necessary in case of changes in the regulations. We recommend to repeat the course every 2 years.


Your legally secure certificate.

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Course duration

This online training takes about 90-120 minutes, depending on your personal speed.

Access to the platform

The access to the learning platform is unlimited. You can access the booked course for 12 months, complete it and use it as a reference work. In addition, you will receive all forms and checklists for download.

Technical requirements

The online training is designed for all common devices.






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And this is how it works

  1. Purchase/registration can be found above.
  2. You register yourself and/or your colleagues.
  3. Payment by invoice / Paypal / credit card / direct debit.
  4. Everyone receives the access data and the link to the SAFETY learning platform.
  5. Everyone completes the online training, independent of time and location and at their own pace.
  6. Upon successful completion, everyone receives a legally valid certificate. 🙂