Lithium Batteries by Air

The Carriage of Lithium Batteries by Air training provides delegates with the skills and knowledge required to correctly handle and prepare shipments of lithium batteries for transport by air. We give delegates the confidence to transfer the knowledge of the IATA regulations into their work environment.


This course compliments the IATA Dangerous Goods by Air training and supports the regulation changes regarding the carriage of Lithium Batteries in 2017. Designed to assist shippers and freight handling organisations in the correct transporting of these dangerous goods. The course is fully approved in the UK by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), and concludes with a validation. Successful candidates receive a certificate of competence, valid for two years, after which they must re-validate their qualification.


We can complete this course over 1 day for attendees that are currently certified on Dangerous Goods by Air or over 1.5 days for attendees that are not certified.


Lithium batteries are divided into two sections
1. Lithium Content type – e.g., Lithium ion, Lithium metal and
2. How they are going to be transported e.g., stand alone batteries, lithium batteries contained in or packed with equipment.


Course Objectives:
• Correctly prepare a consignment of lithium batteries for air transportation
• Validate whether a consignment has been prepared correctly for air transportation
• Adhere to practices and standards regarding acceptance and responsibilities for the preparation and handling of lithium batteries for air transportation.
Course Content:
• UK Law and Applicability
• Identification of Lithium ion and lithium metal batteries
• Classification, Proper Shipping Name and Special Provisions
• Packaging Requirements
• Marking & Labelling requirements
• Preparing the documentation – shipper’s declaration and transport documents for carriage

Is this training for you?

Our Lithium Batteries by Air training is for employees that work in an environment where Lithium Ion or Metal Batteries are handled and prepared for shipping by Air. The course is fully approved in the UK by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), and concludes with a validation test. Successful candidates receive a certificate of competence, valid for two years, after which they must re-validate their qualification.


  • Pre-Requisite:

    Dangerous Goods Awareness

  • Study Type:

    Classroom-Based or  On-line*

  • Training Type:

    Certified CAA Qualification

  • Duration:

    Classroom 5 hrs Training - 2 Hr Examination

    On-Line Training - 4 hrs - 1 hr Examination

    * Online - Recommended for users that hold an existing Lithium Battery Qualification or those that have completed a Dangerous Goods Awareness.

     


On-Line Lithium Battery Training - £165


4th November 2019 - Banbury - £275


17th December 2019 - Oxford - £275


6th February 2020 - Warwick - £285


1st April 2020 - Basildon

In conjunction with Essex Chamber of Commerce


16th April 2020 - Location TBC - £285


28th May 2020 - £285


23rd July 2020 - £285


17th September 2020 - £285


12th November 2020 - £285


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Our aim is to provide interactive training that builds confidence in new skills and knowledge in all attendees. We support businesses to stay in front of the regulations as the world of logistics and dangerous goods changes and ensure compliance is the key to controlled and effective supply chains. 

Qualifications

  • IATA Dangerous Goods by Air Certified
  • Technical Instructor – Civil Aviation Authority
  • Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser
  • IATA Radioactive by Air Certified
  • IMDG by Sea Certified
  • Certified on the carriage of goods by Road (ADR)
  • Studied Kirkpatrick Evaluations
  • Criteria Referenced Instruction – Chicago
  • The Art of Facilitation
  • Leadership Platform – Jim Hessler & Steve Motenko

Resources

Contact Us on Free Phone Number 0800 1777 871


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