Licence to Transport Dangerous Goods by Road

Course code: TLILIC0001
Investment: $450
Duration: 2 Day Course

Course Details


Harness offers a Licence to Transport Dangerous Goods by Road course which seeks to provide the knowledge of dangerous goods road transport legislation and the Australian Dangerous Goods Code (ADG 7).

TLILIC0001- Licence to Transport Dangerous Goods by Road

This course is a mandatory step in applying for a dangerous goods driver license.

A dangerous goods drivers licence is required for the transport of dangerous goods in the following cases:

  • If the goods are in a receptacle with a capacity of more than 500L
  • If there is more than 500kg in a single receptacle
  • In the case of intermediate bulk containers (IBCs), where the total capacity of all IBCs is more than 3000L or where any IBC is filled or emptied while on the vehicle

Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this Licence to Transport Dangerous Goods by Road course, participants will be awarded the Unit of Competency:

  • TLILIC0001- Licence to Transport Dangerous Goods by Road

Please note: this course is only one of several criteria for obtaining the licence, and additional State non-competency related requirements must be satisfied to meet the licensing requirements. Depending on the jurisdiction these may include:

  • Minimum age limits
  • Drivers licence
  • Suitable driver traffic history
  • Satisfactory medical report
  • Criminal history checks

Upon successful completion of the training, and once all of the necessary requirements are fulfilled, students must complete an online application for a dangerous goods driver licence.

Program Benefits:

  • Nationally accredited training resulting in the award of Unit of Competency
  • TLILIC0001- Licence to Transport Dangerous Goods by Road
  • Access to highlight experienced trainers and state-of-the art training facilities
  • Ability to apply to the state authority for a dangerous goods drivers licence upon successful completion of the course

Learning Methods:

The mode of delivery for this course is face to face in a classroom environment as well as significant practical elements outside of the classroom.

In the delivery of this course, our trainers focus on providing an individualised adult learning environment that considers the learner’s employment history and experience in the industry.

Theory is presented in a supportive learner centered environment designed to provide functional theoretical knowledge that is directly applicable to real world tasks.

Learning materials provided include the Harness student handbook and participants will be advised in advance of attending the course if there are any materials to be provided by them.

Course Content:

Throughout the Harness course our trainers will cover off the below operations ensuring a comprehensive understanding of both practical and theoretical elements.

Licence to Transport Dangerous Goods by Road covers all aspects of the ADG code & the relevant legislation including:

  • Classification
  • Marking
  • Documentation
  • Stowage & load restraint
  • Segregation & computability
  • Responsibilities of all individuals involved

The dangerous goods classes covered are 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 and 9.

Further Information

Contact us on  1800 HARNESS (+61 7 3292 0700) or email today to find out more!

You can view our terms and conditions and student handbook here before making a decision to train with us.