Commercial Road Transport - Dangerous Goods

Drivers or operators who have the 'D' Dangerous Goods endorsement are valued in the workplace. Dangerous goods are generally anything with explosive, flammable, toxic, infectious or corrosive properties.

You'll gain knowledge of law and practice for the transport of dangerous goods by road.

Read more about NZTA's 'D' Dangerous Goods driver licence endorsement


Planned intakes*: 2018 intakes to be confirmed
Delivery modes: Part-time
Locations*: Mt. Maunganui (Logistics Training Centre)
Duration: 1 day

* subject to change. Intakes may vary between locations.

The dates are a guide only. After you have enrolled and paid for this course the tutor will contact you to arrange a mutually agreeable time for a one day theory course.

Indicative Fees

2017 domestic students $312.00

2017 international students $374.00

2018 fees to be confirmed

The fee shown for domestic students is applicable to New Zealand citizens and permanent residents. If an international fee is not listed above please refer to the international fees page. All fees are indicative only and subject to change.

You MAY be eligible for a StudyLink Student Loan for your tuition fees.

Find out if your programme qualifies by visiting the Studylink website.

If you also need to pay course related costs, i.e. if outlined in programme costs above, you need to apply separately to StudyLink (up to $1,000/academic year for eligible students). Note course related costs are paid directly into your bank account by StudyLink and you will be required to pay this to Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology.

Qualifications Gained

Upon successful completion of the programme you will receive:

  • A NZTA driver licence 'D' endorsement certificate.

Entry Criteria

You must hold a current NZTA Class 1 (car) driver licence however the endorsement is conditional on having the class of driver licence for the vehicle in which the dangerous goods will be transported.