The International Air Transport Association is holding two interactive workshops which will include guest speakers from across the supply chain, including a representative from the SACAA. Come and learn about the essentials of shipping dangerous goods and lithium batteries by air.
The Workshop targets all stakeholders of the air cargo supply chain. It is of particular importance to training institutions, courier companies, shippers, freight forwarders, ground handlers and airlines in the industry.
Dates and Locations
Johannesburg – 17 & 18 February 2020, Emperor’s Palace
* 17 February – Lithium Battery and Dangerous Goods Regulations
* 18 February – Cargo Standards Workshop
You can choose to attend both days or one day only, depending on your interests.
Time: 09h00 to 17h00
Cape Town – 19 February 2020, Hotel Verdé
Time: 09h00 to 17h00
Workshops hosted and sponsored by
Provide an overview of the current regulatory framework and changes related to lithium battery and DGR handling in 2020 and beyond.
How these regulations align to the ICAO Technical Instructions, and an update on the new ICAO competency-based training and assessment (CBTA) approach.
Regulatory compliance of the different entities in the supply chain giving you the opportunity to learn exactly what steps you need to take to keep the supply chain safe.
Opportunities to interact with the speakers and industry members.
An overview of the IATA cargo handling manual (ICHM); Cargo handling manual implementation guidelines. (Johannesburg only)
Participants will receive a free electronic (windows or mobile) copy of the DGR 60th 2019 edition. (valued at USD 328)
Johannesburg – USD 100for the first day (Lithium Battery & DGR Workshops) and get a copy of the 61st edition of the DGR manual worth USD 328 for free. As an option, get the electronic lithium battery shipping guideline (eLBSG) for an additional cost of USD 50.
USD 50 for the second day (Cargo Standards Workshop) and get a free copy of ICHM worth USD125.
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