IATA Infectious Substances Shipping Guidelines Training

We are pleased to announce you that World Courier Belgium will shortly organize a training on the IATA Infectious Substances Shipping Guidelines.

IATA (International Air Transport Association) requires all persons involved in shipping dangerous goods such as infectious substances and dry ice via air to be trained on their regulations.

During this training, the participants will learn:

  • The origin and applicability of these regulations
  • To classify and identify infectious substances, biological substances, GMO’s and exempt human specimen
  • To apply the correct packing instruction
  • To mark and label the shipment correctly
  • To fill out the Shipper’s Declaration for Dangerous Goods if applicable
  • When and how to use an overpack and how to mark, label and document it correctly
  • Handling procedures

Trainings are scheduled:

  • March 12th – in Dutch
  • March 26th – in French
  • October 8th - in Dutch
  • October 22nd - in French

and will be held at the World Courier Belgium office (Weiveldlaan 3-5, 1930 Zaventem).


Registration fees:

  • 370€ (excluding VAT). This includes a copy of the IATA Infectious Substances Shipping Guidelines, a hand-out and lunch.
  • 240€ (excluding VAT). This includes a hand-out and lunch. The participant can use the IATA Infectious Substances Shipping Guidelines available on-site during the training and exam but must hand it over at the end of the training.

The training will be given to a group of 12 – 15 persons maximum to ensure a good interaction between the participants.

To register, please fill out the below form.


If you have any questions or require any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact me at kronse@worldcourier.be.

Additional information on World Courier’s trainings can be found on http://www.worldcourier.com/insights-events/live-training/dangerous-goods.

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About the Speaker

Kaat Ronse, Training Coordinator, World Courier Belgium