International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code Course (IMDG)


** Our International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code Course is under the MATF subsidy program for individual applicants to apply. You may only need to spend HK$660 for this course and save up to 80% of the course fee.

2024 Course Schedule:

OCT 07-09, Dec 17-19

Who shall attend:

Personnel involved in preparing dangerous goods consignments by ocean transport including packing, marking, labeling or placarding, preparing, and signing of transport documentation.

Course Objective:

By the end of this course, you will be able to provide training in the proper use of the IMDG Code.  It is vital to properly identify, classify, pack, mark label, and document all shipments of dangerous goods for ocean transportation.  The IMDG Code regulates the transportation of dangerous goods by water mode.  Its’ requirements also apply to connecting ground transportation prior to, or following transportation by water.

Course Content:

  • Overview of national and international regulations on the transport of dangerous goods by ocean
  • Structure of IMO/IMDG Code
  • Legal Requirements
  • Shipper’s responsibilities
  • Definition of Dangerous Goods
  • Classification of Dangerous Goods
  • Identification of Dangerous Goods
  • Packing instructions and selection
  • Marking and labeling
  • Completion of transport document
  • Placarding requirements
  • Segregation requirements
  • Container Packing Certificate
  • Emergency Response
  • Review and assessment

Certificate awarded:

A Certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the course and assessment.

Course Duration:

3 Days of Classroom Training. (09:15-17:00)

Course Fee:




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Enrolment Policy

1. Course will commence daily at 0915.
2. The course fee includes tuition, notes, examination, and certificate.
3. Participants who have purchased a copy of the IATA DGR for the DG course will receive a new book on the first day of class; no extra copy will be available for the training.
4. Medium: Cantonese (supplemented with English).
5. Enrolment Procedure:
    a)   Kindly complete the enrolment form and send it together with a cheque made payable to “Sky Safe International Consultant Ltd.” (please write your name and course code on the back of the cheque) to West Wing, 2/F., 822 Lai Chi Kok Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
    b)   Applications will be treated on a FIRST-COME-FIRST-SERVED basis upon receipt of payment. We accept registration by phone, fax, or email.
    c)   Letter of Course Confirmation and invoice will be sent out via email after receiving the enrolment.
    d)   Application is subjected to Sky Safe International Consultant Ltd.’s approval. Sky Safe International Consultant Ltd. reserves the right to reject any application due to circumstances and for whatever reasons. Therefore, submitting the enrolment form and cheque should not be construed as acceptance of admission.
    e)  Cheques are subjected to bank clearance, and receipts will then be issued accompanied by the certificate.
     f)   Sky Safe International Consultant Ltd. reserves the right to cancel a course if insufficient enrolment or unforeseen difficulties arise.
    g)   Sky Safe International Consultant Ltd. reserves the right to change the program contents, schedule, or venue at any time and without prior notice if it so deems necessary. We will notify those affected by the changes by telephone, and all those affected by cancellation will be entitled to a full refund or a place on the next available course.
    h)   If you wish to check your enrolment status, you may contact Sky Safe International Consultant Ltd. at 852-3970 3515 or email

Cancellations and refunds: An administration fee of HK$300 will be charged for each amendment/ cancellation made on the application ONCE the Course Confirmation Letter is issued. No guarantee or amendments could be made within 2 working days before the course commenced.

Refunds will not apply after the commencement of the course.