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Dangerous Goods License (D) Endorsement

Course Overview
If you are transporting dangerous or hazardous goods, you need a dangerous goods (D) endorsement on your driver licence. Dangerous goods include substances and articles that have explosive, flammable, toxic, infectious, or corrosive properties. They also include containers that have held dangerous goods.

This endorsement will need to be renewed every five years.

Course prerequisites

  • Use of a training room for the duration of the course
  • Attendees that want to obtain D Endorsement must hold a NZ driver's license
  • Attendees must be at least 16 years of age

NZQA Unit Standards

16718: Demonstrate and apply knowledge of law and practice for the transport of dangerous goods by road - Level 3, Credits 5

Attendance Numbers: Minimum 4 - maximum 14

Course Duration: Approx. 8 hours

Course Location: TBC

Course Cost: D Endorsement course $320.00+gst per person

Mileage$100.00+gst to Auckland, Hamilton & Tauranga and .95c+gst per km everywhere else

(Minimum number charges will be applied if minimum numbers are not met)

For more information, please refer to the trainee handbook or the student information section of our website.