Transport of Biological Hazards
Certified training on safe transport of dangerous goods and infectious substances to enable you to package and transport hazardous biological materials is available from a range of commercial suppliers including the following companies.
General training on transport of dangerous goods and infectious substances can be obtained by doing the following excellent online course but you should note that this is not a replacement for completion of a certified training course which is required for shipping dangerous goods.
- WHO Guidance on the transport of infectious substances
- WHO Guide for shippers of infectious substances
The WHO course is an excellent overview for all workers on the classification, packaging, labelling and transporting requirements for biological hazards. If you need any advice on training for transport of dangerous goods and infectious substances then please contact your safety coordinator who should be to advise you on the relevant training courses.