Syllabus for Shippers of Infectious Substances, including Division 2.2 (Cryogenic Liquids only), Division 6.2, Class 9 (Dry Ice, GMO and GMMO only) – (Group F employees)

Attendees to the Course: Shippers, Pathology/Hospital Laboratory Staff who deal exclusively with Infectious substances of Division 6.2, including preservatives such as Dry Ice and Specimens packed in Liquid Nitrogen, Limited quantities of Preservatives/Fixatives in Classes 3, 8 or 9 e.g Formaldehyde, Alcohols etc GMO & GMMO

Course duration: 1 day or by correspondence

Certificate valid for 2 years

Syllabus

  • General Philosophy
  • Civil Aviation Act & Safety Regulations (CASR) part 92
  • Applicability
  • Limitations
  • Classification
  • Identification
  • Packing
  • UN specification packaging markings
  • Marking & Labeling
  • Documentation
  • Emergency procedures

 

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