The Dangerous Goods Driver Licence course provides knowledge of the Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods (7.4) and the responsibilities associated with the transport of dangerous goods. This course leads to the issue of a dangerous goods driver licence which is mandatory for people who operate vehicles that transport dangerous goods in a receptacle with a capacity greater than 500 litres/kilograms.
Students are required to complete the mandatory assessment instrument, consisting of theory and scenario based short answer and multiple choice questions as issued by the Department of Mines and Petroleum.
On successful completion of this course, students are issued a Statement of Attainment for the following unit(s) of competency:
This unit forms part of TLI31210 Certificate III in Driving Operations. Once this training is completed, students must complete an online application with the Department of Mines and Petroleum to apply for or renew their Dangerous Goods Drivers Licence.
For licensing and application enquiries you can contact the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) – Resources Safety division directly using the details below.
Phone: +61 8 9358 8002
Fax: +61 8 9358 8000
As of the 6th of March 2017 all advertised WARTA courses (Excluding WARTA’s Heavy Vehicle Pilot course) will move to new training facilities at the premises of Training Course Experts (TCE) – 3 Aberdeen Street, Northbridge.
Note: All Heavy Vehicle Pilot courses will still be conducted at WARTA’s Malaga premises – Unit 4/13 Townsend Street, Malaga.
This training can also be conducted privately at a client’s premises, to find out more or enquire about this service please visit our private training options page by clicking here.
Courses offered by WARTA require students to have a basic level of Literacy and Numeracy skills and knowledge to be able to read and interpret information from reference materials, complete basic mathematical equations and write in English to complete assessments. If you have any difficulties, please advise our office at your earliest convenience prior to training or assessment, so that we may arrange appropriate assistance.
If you require further information on RPL/CT services or assistance to complete an application, please do not hesitate to contact our office or training staff.