Dangerous Goods Handling Course

We have OPTIO-certified transportation of dangerous goods course for both:

  • transportation through air 
  • transportation of dangerous goods through water 

At Oil Train, our transportation of designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills required to handle and transport dangerous goods safely and in compliance with relevant regulations.


It’s a lot easy for companies (corporate) to  book courses their personnel courses with us, we are very flexible.

What You Will Benefit When Your Book Corporate Training With Oil Train:

  • Training Time Flexibility 

  • Quality training facility

  • Tailored Training Delivery Mode

  • Training venue flexibility ( We can deliver this training at your location)

  • Hard copy certificate sent to you

To book:

send a request to [email protected]

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Course Outline

    1. Introduction to Dangerous Goods:

      • Definition of dangerous goods
      • Classification of dangerous goods
      • Types of hazards associated with dangerous goods
    2. Legal and Regulatory Framework:

      • Overview of international, national, and local regulations governing dangerous goods transportation
      • Understanding relevant legislation and requirements (e.g., International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, International Civil Aviation Organization regulations)
    3. Classification and Identification of Dangerous Goods:

      • Identification of different classes and divisions of dangerous goods
      • Understanding the criteria for classifying dangerous goods
      • Recognizing the hazard labels, placards, and markings used for identification
    4. Packaging and Marking Requirements:

      • Selection and proper use of packaging materials for different types of dangerous goods
      • Understanding packaging specifications and requirements (e.g., UN packaging codes)
      • Marking and labeling packages correctly
    5. Documentation and Recordkeeping:

      • Completing shipping documents accurately and efficiently (e.g., dangerous goods declarations, bills of lading)
      • Understanding the importance of accurate and consistent documentation
      • Recordkeeping requirements for dangerous goods transportation
    6. Handling and Stowage:

      • Safe handling techniques for different types of dangerous goods
      • Proper loading and stowage practices to minimize the risk of accidents
      • Compatibility and segregation requirements for different classes of dangerous goods
    7. Emergency Response and Incident Management:

      • Awareness of emergency procedures in case of spills, leaks, or accidents involving dangerous goods
      • Understanding the role of emergency response personnel and agencies
      • Personal protective equipment (PPE) requirements for emergency situations
    8. Security Awareness:

      • Recognizing potential security threats related to dangerous goods transportation
      • Understanding security measures and protocols to prevent unauthorized access or tampering
    9. Practical Exercises and Case Studies:

      • Hands-on exercises for packaging, labeling, and handling of dangerous goods
      • Reviewing real-life incidents and case studies to reinforce learning
    10. Assessment and Certification:

      • Written or practical assessments to evaluate participants’ understanding and competence
      • Issuing of certificates or licenses upon successful completion of the course

On successful completion of the  Transportation of dangerous goods course, every participant will get a NUPRC and OPITO accredited certificate, ( certificate is accepted internationally)

The participant will also have the option to get

  • Self Breathing Safety Certification( optional N30,000) 

First Aid and CPR certificates 

( optional N30,000)

Course Fees

Request [email protected], WhatsApp +234 7036248614 

Course Duration

3 Days 

Registration Is Ongoing:


  • Register at any of the training centers nationwide



  • WhatsApp +234 7036248614 to start your registration process.


Port Harcourt:

17 Sentel, East, West Road, Port Harcourt



No 2 Allen avenue, Ikeja Lagos


Other Locations we can deliver this training for corporate requests:

Ibadan, Warri, Calabar, Eketi, Enugu, Abuja, and others.


Online training available for this course:


To complete this training online Email:  [email protected]


  • Call or WhatsApp  +234 7036 248 614 



Frequently Asked Questions  (FAQs)

Who needs Transport  Dangerous of goods   Course?

Anyone who wish to work in the Oil and gas industry 

How many certificates will I receive after this course?

On completion, the participant will get one (1) certificate with an option for extra 2 certificates.

What certification will I get after completion of this training?

on completion, participants gets an OPITO certificate.


since 2017, We have completed almost all our personnel training and certification with Oil and Gas training institute, we are happy to state that it's been all good all these years and our connections with Oil Train is growing further.

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