Marine Training


The IMDG International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code is a comprehensive set of globally accepted rules that enables packaged dangerous goods and marine pollutants to be carried safely by sea.

GEMC Inc, offers a 2 day basic training program for individuals who offer dangerous goods by marine.
GEMC Inc, also provides a 1 day re-fresher course to those individuals who have completed the Basic program.

Below is a list of some of the material covered in our courses:

  • Understand the and use of the IMDG Code
  • Application and Implementation
  • Know consignors’ responsibilities within the code
  • International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS)
  • International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 as modified by the Protocol of 1978 (MARPOL)
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Dangerous Goods Forbidden for Transport
  • Definitions
  • Training
  • Use of the Dangerous Goods List
  • Dangerous Goods in Limited Quantities
  • Segregation Groups
  • Use of the Index