Hazmat: Lithium Batteries Training
Hazmat

Lithium Batteries Training - Online Course

Lithium batteries present both chemical and electrical hazards, and can be dangerous if not safely packaged and handled when transported. Specifically, they can short circuit, overheat, cause a fire, or even explode if not packaged and handled properly. 


Preview This Self-Paced Online Training for FREE

Preview Online Course

Lithium batteries present both chemical and electrical hazards, and can be dangerous if not safety packaged and handled when transported. Specifically, they can short circuit, overheat, cause a fire, or even explode if not packaged and handled properly. This online training course addresses the specific requirements hazmat employees need to follow to prepare a shipment of lithium cells or batteries.*

After completing the Lithium battery shipping training course, employees will be able to:

  • Determine proper shipping requirements for lithium batteries
  • Identify appropriate packaging for transport
  • Recognize which marking and labels are required
  • Explain when shipping papers must be completed

The J. J. Keller Hazmat: Lithium Batteries online training course covers the following topics:

Lithium Batteries

  • Types of lithium batteries (ion, metal)
  • Lithium battery vs. lithium cell
  • Lithium Battery Rating (lithium metal content, watt-hour)

Shipping by Ground (49 CFR)

  • General Requirements
  • Packaging
  • Marking and Labeling
  • Shipping Papers
  • Exceptions

Shipping by air International Air Transport Association (IATA)

  • General Requirements
  • Packaging
  • Marking and Labeling
  • Shipping Papers
  • Exceptions

Regulations Covered: 49 CFR 173.185 and IATA DGR

Copyright Date: 2019

Course Length: 30 minutes

Target Audience: Hazmat employees preparing shipment of lithium batteries by ground or air.

Prerequisites: Successful completion of Hazmat training, including general awareness, safety, and security.

 

Preview the Hazmat: Lithium Batteries training for FREE

Preview Online Course

"With Training On Demand, our employees have to actually pay attention to the training. They are really learning something and using that training in real-life working conditions."

David Myers  |  Safety Director  |  Beaver Express Service LLC  |  Woodward, OK

Why J. J. Keller® Training On Demand?

Online Training

Supplement classroom or field training with self-paced online courses backed by a trusted team of compliance experts. You can pay as you go using our convenient points system, or you can purchase a subscription and gain unlimited access to our library of over 350 online training courses.

Streaming Video

With Video On Demand, you have access to hundreds of up‑to‑date safety and compliance videos with pay as you go or subscription options. Plus, enjoy remote viewing capabilities that enable you to send streaming video and training access to learners who are off-site or absent from classroom sessions.

Regulatory Knowledge & Expertise

Since 1953, J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. has helped organizations create safe and compliant workplaces. J. J. Keller subject-matter experts specialize in content development, regulatory compliance and business best practices across a variety of industries.

 

Flexible Training

Whether you choose online training courses or pay per view (streaming) videos, you’ll enjoy twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week access to a library of hundreds of safety and compliance titles for maximum flexibility in and out of the classroom.

Recordkeeping Functionality

Keep track of which employees trained on which topics and when and have easy access to all of your training records with our online recordkeeping tool.

Report Features

Quickly and easily create reports of your online and classroom training by students or courses.

Preview this Hazmat: Lithium Batteries Training for FREE!