This is course provides you with the necessary skills and knowledge to obtain a dangerous goods (DG) driver licence to transport DG by road. It must be noted that this course does not address all the skills and knowledge for the transportation of DG and further industry-specific training will be required to satisfy legislative requirements to transport DG.
Achieving this unit of competency is a necessary requirement for obtaining a licence. However, it is only one of several criteria for obtaining a DG driver licence. More information can be sourced from the regulator in each jurisdiction regarding other criteria that apply, which can vary between states and territories. Compliance with these requirements may be required nationally and/or in specific jurisdictions.
Must have good verbal and written comprehension of the English language
Must be over 18 years of age
Must have good general health and fitness for practicals (eg. physical work)
Must have basic mathematical skills and knowledge to work out formulas
Must wear long sleeved shirt, long leg pants and steel cap boots
Must hold a USI (unique student identifier) number. Click here for further information: http://www.usi.gov.au
Due to the cost of running the DG course, it is essential to meet the min students of 6. If this isn't reached, you will be contacted 5 days prior and rescheduled.