Transportation of Dangerous Goods

The major content of the Dangerous Goods program in Burnaby will cover the following:

Knowing Your Liabilities as a Carrier

Identifying Labels and Placards

Quick Referencing of the Driver’s Handbook

Organizing Your Load BEFORE Acceptance (Checklists and Such)

Preparation of Documentation (e.g. Listing Products with Shipper, Class, and PIN)

Meeting the TDG Requirements

North Shore Driving School also serves Coquitlam, Surrey, Richmond, Langley, and Abbotsford.

If you would like to schedule a Dangerous Goods course in Burnaby, call us today at 604-299-09292 or use our handy registration form.

Total hours Dangerous Goods training: 4 hours: $125 (excludes GST)


  • Background and Purpose of the Regulations
  • Training and Certification
  • Enforcement
  • Definitions
  • Shipper’s and Carrier’s Responsibilities
  • Classification
  • 9 Classes of Dangerous Goods
  • Divisions, Packing Groups, Subsidiary Classifications
  • Reference List of Common Products
  • Safety Marks
  • Location, Replacement, Removal
  • Labels and Markings
  • Placards and Panels
  • Documentation
  • Information Required on Shipping Documents
  • Location and Distribution
  • Empty” Containers
  • Waste Manifest
  • Dangerous Occurrences
  • Definition of “Dangerous Occurrence”
  • Responsibilities for Reporting Events
  • Special Requirements
  • Inter-Modal and Trans-Border Shipments
  • Consumer Commodities and Limited Quantities
  • Exemptions, Permits and Amendments
  • Explosives, Radioactive and PCBs