Carriage of Lithium Batteries - All Modes
The carriage of lithium batteries has become a major topic of discussion throughout the transport industry in recent times and there have been several incidents causing concern about the safety of these components whilst in transit. This has led to international legislation for all modes of transport governing the packing, labelling, marking and shipping documentation required to ensure their safe passage whether in the air, on the road or on the sea.
The carriage of Lithium Batteries - all modes is offered as a two-day course.
Day 1 - Carriage of Lithium Batteries by Air
Day 2 - morning: Carriage of Lithium Batteries by Road, afternoon: Carriage of Lithium Batteries by Sea
- Hazard classes and proper shipping names
- Marking and labelling a shipment
- Packaging requirements
- Completion of documentation
- Special provisions
- Limited Quantities
- Checking of shipments
An examination will conclude each module and a certificate will be issued to successful students. The certificates will be valid for two years.
0900 - 1700 hours
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