IMDG Code Dangerous Goods by Sea

Awareness of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code Course

Course Code
HT06-IMDG (REF : TGS-2020500089)
2 Days
Upcoming Course Dates
Start Date  19-Aug-2024
End Date 20-Aug-2024
SkillsFuture Course Code
Fees (SGD)
This course is approved by the Maritime Port Authority of Singapore.

Course Funding By Skillsfuture Singapore (SSG)

This course is Skillsfuture Singapore (SSG) approved for funding of course fees for company sponsored eligible Singapore citizens and permanent residents. The funding approval code is TGS-2020500089. We will check with SSG and assist companies for their funding of course fees. If you want to submit a claim for absentee payroll funding of eligible trainees, your company will have to do it online via the Skillsfuture website

For individual trainees who wish to use their own Skillscredit to pay for course fees, kindly visit the Skillsfuture website Look for the Skillscredit portal to authorise payment to us. Proof of authorisation of payment must be shown to us. See our Terms

Course Timing

9:00 am to 5:00 pm
(Lunch will be provided)

Course Mode

Online Virtual Mode and Face-to-Face Classroom Mode

Course Objectives

At the end of the course, participants will be able to prepare, offer and accept shipments of dangerous goods for transportation by sea. The course will be based on the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code requirements for non-bulk packages in freight containers and bulk shipments.

Course Contents

  • Organisation and Structure of the IMDG Code
  • Definition, Identification and classification of Dangerous Goods
  • Use of the Dangerous Goods List and the Index
  • Packaging selection
  • Marking and labelling of packages
  • Marking and placarding of containers
  • Documentation
  • Container Packing Certificate
  • Packing Cargo Transport Units
  • Emergency Procedures and Medical first-aid guide


The course is meant for shippers, cargo agents, captains of ships, coast guards and all interested parties.


There will be a test conducted on the last day of the course. The certificate is valid for two years for successful candidates who pass the test.

No Start Date End Date Venue
1 19-Aug-2024 20-Aug-2024

146A Changi Road (beside Lorong 104 Changi)
Singapore 419726

2 28-Oct-2024 29-Oct-2024

146A Changi Road (beside Lorong 104 Changi)
Singapore 419726

3 16-Dec-2024 17-Dec-2024

146A Changi Road (beside Lorong 104 Changi)
Singapore 419726

Course Fees:

SGD 600.00


  • Course Textbooks (SGD 600.00)
  • Course Workbook (SGD 40.00)