Transport of Explosives

This course is suitable for commercial vehicle drivers who wish to transport explosives by road in Australia.

This course is endorsed by the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation & Safety (DMIRS) and is required to obtain an Explosive Drivers License issued in Western Australia.

"The staff and trainers at Nationwide Training are brilliant. The best aspect of the course was the practical tasks." - Mr C. Melder, Enlog

COURSE DURATION AND FEES

7:30am to 3:30pm (approx.) at Nationwide Training Osborne Park

1 day   Holders of a Dangerous Goods Licence   $263 GST free                                                     

Onsite training is available anywhere in Western Australia contact our office for a quote.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Learners:

Must be at least 21 years of age to apply for a DMIRS Explosives Drivers Licence
Must have a Dangerous Goods Bulk Drivers Licence
Must read the DMIRS Dangerous Goods Safety Information Sheet, Dangerous Goods and Explosives Licences Medical Certificate and the DMIRS website
Must wear fully enclosed shoes
Must be able to read, write and understand English
Must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) www.usi.gov.au

COURSE CONTENT

Legislation
Classification
Fire response
Stowage and segregation
Marking of unit loads, carry boxes IBC’s
Documentation
Carry box enclosed body freight
Marking of packages, vehicles and transport containers
Container and vehicle design
Requirements and procedures
Hazchem Emergency Action Code
Emergency response guides

COURSE STRUCTURE AND DELIVERY

Theory Presentation
Written Assessment
Practical Assessment

This classroom-based training is delivered face to face. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available.

Candidates must submit online application to the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) Ph: (08) 9358 8001 For the application requirements, please refer to the Explosives Driver Licence General Information sheet on DMP website.

ON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION

On successful completion of this course you will receive a Statement of Attainment issued by Nationwide Training:

TLID2016 Load and unload explosives/dangerous goods
TLID3015 Identify and label explosives/dangerous goods

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