Radioactive shipment: How to legally receive and open a radioactive shipment - TDG Type A Package Training
(course offered by Hazardous Waste Management)
ONLINE SESSION ONLY: McGill students, staff and faculty who are required to open a radioactive package can view the TDG Type A Package Online Training Video on Microsoft Stream (McGill log-in required)
Cost: Free for McGill students, staff and faculty
Content: You will learn how to receive and open a radioactive type A package as well as excepted package according to Transport of Dangerous Goods Regulations (TDGR) and International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) TS-R-1 regulations.
Certification: This training is mandatory for all laboratory users that receive and open radioactive material shipments.
*** In order to get your certificate, you need to complete an exam registration form. A minimum of 80% in your examination is required to get your certification.