TDG 101

TDG 101 Transportation of dangerous goods - Carriers and Handlers




Skill Level

4 h




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This training is designed specifically designed for carriers and handlers of dangerous goods (i.e.: truck drivers, forklift operators etc.) and meets all Transport Canada requirements.




Per person

Select this option if you are purchasing this course for yourself.  You will have access to this immediately after your purchase.

Business purchase

1-9 participants


Per person

10-49 participants


Per person

50-99 participants


Per person

100+ participants


Per person

Select this option if you are purchasing this course for your organization or paying for someone else. The buyer becomes the leader of the group and registers the person(s) once the purchase is complete. A DIFFERENT email address for each participant is required.

Learning Path

This module will explain the various responsibilities and requirements outlined in the TDGR, as well as expose the candidate to the legal and training aspects .

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After this module, the participant will be able to recognize the various classes of dangerous goods as well as the symbols, dangers associated with each one of these classes and divisions as well as the complete shipping descriptions.

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This module will familiarize the participant with the hazard communication contents of the shipping document as well as the acceptance procedure using our TDGR checklist.

Video + Quiz

After successful completion of this module, the participant will be able to inspect various packages of dangerous goods in order to ensure they meet all hazard communication requirements.

Video + Quiz

After completing this module, the participant will have a clear understanding of the placarding requirements for classes 2 to 9.

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In this module the participant will learn the various transport procedures including, stowage, spill report requirements as well as specific provincial rules.

Video + Quiz

About the author

Bernard Parker is a regulatory specialist with over 25 years of experience in hazmat handling and shipping.    His expertise includes Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG, IATA/ICAO, IMDG, 49CFR), Dangerous Products Regulations (WHMIS), Hazmat storage and fire prevention.  He is an experienced and certified trainer in several different fields and a voting member of Transport Canada’s TDGR training committee.  He is currently a training manager at the Dangerous Goods Training Center, an organization specializing in hazardous materials training.  Courses are available in English and in French.