DOT Hazmat Training with IATA DGR Air Carrier Requirements

Fulfill your DOT 49 CFR 172.704 and IATA DGR 1.5 HazMat training requirements and learn how to transport hazardous materials and dangerous goods safely by air. Start now! 

Includes: Certificate of Completion

Duration: 2 Hour(s) | Language: English | 5.0 (2 Reviews)

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About this Course

What is DOT Hazmat with IATA Requirements Training? 

This course covers the Hazardous Materials Regulation (HMR) and the International Air Transport Association Dangerous Goods Regulations (IATA DGR). You'll learn the requirements and regulations for safely transporting hazardous materials by air. 

This course covers regulations for small single-pilot cargo aircraft, as well as larger commercial aircraft.  You'll learn: 

  • The regulations and responsibilities for air carriers and when they apply 
  • Inaccessible vs accessible loading requirements 
  • Quantity limitations (and exceptions) and stowage compatibility 
  • How to handle reporting discrepancies 
  • The rules for hazardous materials on small single-pilot cargo aircraft 
  • Exceptions to the prohibition against HazMat in cabins or on flight decks 

This course fulfills the modal-specific training requirements under DOT 49 CFR 172.704 and IATA DGR 1.5. 

Who Should Take DOT Hazmat with IATA Requirements? 

If your job directly impacts the safe transportation of hazardous materials by air, this course is for you. That includes employees who package, label, document, or load and unload hazardous materials for air shipment. 

Depending on your duties, you may need additional training specified under 49 CFR 172.704. 

Course Facts


What You Get

Certificate of completion


Who Should Take the Training?

HazMat employees (air transport) 


Course Format

100% online 



2 hours 


Standards Covered

DOT 49 CFR and IATA DGR 1.5 


Course Structure

At your own pace, save progress as you go 



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Course Updates

Content is updated and current 

Topics Covered

  • Hazardous Materials Table
  • Carrier Requirements - Air Introduction



When and How Often Do I Need DOT HazMat Training? 

By DOT regulation, you need to complete initial HazMat training: 

  • within 90 days of being hired as a new HazMat employee  
  • within 90 days of changing HazMat duties as an existing employee   
  • within 90 days of a revised security plan being implemented (applies to in-depth security training ONLY) 

If you start performing duties before you're trained, you need to perform your duties under the direct supervision of a properly trained and knowledgeable HazMat employee. 

By DOT regulation, training needs to be repeated at least once every 3 years.  However, the IATA requires retraining every 24 months (2 years) instead (IATA  The IATA deadline isn't legally enforceable in the U.S., but some carriers may refuse shipments if it isn't met. 

When Does My Course Expire?

Your course will expire one (1) year after you purchase it (the date you submit payment), unless the course itself indicates otherwise.

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How Quickly Will I Get My Certificate of Completion?

Once you finish your course and pass any required exams, you can print your certificate of completion right away.

What Can I Do If I Lose My Certificate?

If you lose your certificate of completion and need a new one, you can contact customer service at (877) 881-2235 or

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If for some reason you are not happy and would like a refund, send us a request within 72 hours of purchase. Here are the eligibility requirements you must meet:

  • Your purchase was made no more than 72 hours prior to your refund request.
  • You have NOT:
    • Attempted any portion of a test or exam.
    • Requested or been issued a certificate of completion.
    • Completed 50% or more of the purchased course.

If you meet all of these criteria, submit your refund request in writing via email to with a proof-of-purchase receipt and an explanation for why you are requesting a refund.

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