Training Course on Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Air

Date: 
28 Oct 2013 to 1 Nov 2013
Location: 
Yangon, Myanmar

As a measure to enhance capacity of the logistics industries in the least developed countries in the region, ESCAP together with the Myanmar International Freight Forwarders' Association (MIFFA) is organizing a training course on carriage of dangerous goods by air in Yangon, Myanmar, on 28 October - 1 November 2013. The course is aimed at shippers, shipper's agents and freight forwarders, and will cover topics such as classification of dangerous goods, packing requirements, correct marking and labelling, and the preparation of documentation. The course will provide the participants with the necessary skills to be competent to prepare dangerous goods for carriage by air, and will promote safety and security in transport in the region.