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SHIPPING LITHIUM BATTERIES

Course Code: HMT 254, HMT C54A

$299 - $349

This course provides required hazardous materials training to ship lithium batteries by ground, air, and vessel.

Whether you ship lithium-ion or lithium-metal batteries—large or small, in equipment, with-equipment, or stand-alone—this course guides you through the latest 49 CFR, IATA DGR and IMDG Code rules you must know.


US DOT, IATA/ICAO, and the IMDG Code all require hazmat training for employees who prepare lithium batteries for transport by ground, air, or vessel.


Key Learning Objectives:

  • Help satisfy US DOT, IATA DGR, and IMDG code training mandates for lithium battery ground, air, and vessel shippers (49 CFR 172.704, IATA DGR 1.5, & IMDG Code 1.3.1)
  • Develop a step-by-step approach to classify, name, package, mark, label, handle, load, unload, and document lithium-ion and lithium-metal batteries shipments.
  • Build knowledge and skills to navigate and apply the complex, ever-changing lithium battery regulations to shipments to bulk or non-bulk shipments.


Your Registration includes:

  • Engaging, interactive Shipping Lithium Batteries Training
  • Trusted compliance resources
  • Certificate to document your lithium battery hazmat training
  • Updates to your reference materials throughout the year
  • 365 days of Lion Membership for complete compliance support


Shipping Lithium Batteries Training Covers:

  • Hazmat general and security awareness
  • Latest rules for lithium batteries by ground, air, & vessel
  • How to ship small or excepted lithium batteries
  • Latest DOT lithium battery rules under 49 CFR 173.185
  • Classifying and naming lithium batteries for transport
  • Selecting authorized packaging
  • Marking and labeling rules for lithium batteries
  • Choosing the right IATA DGR packing instruction (PI) and section for air transport
  • Placarding requirements for lithium battery shipments
  • Completing shipping paper and the Shipper’s Declaration
The rules for shipping lithium batteries by ground, air, and vessel change constantly. Shippers must know the latest requirements to avoid rejected shipments, prevent incidents and short-circuits in transit, and protect against US DOT hazmat fines now as high as $84,425 per day, per violation. 
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This lithium battery course includes a free Lithium Battery Safety Online Course to satisfy hazmat safety training and/or OSHA hazard communication training requirements.


Online Course Details

Course code HMT 254
Compatible on Desktop, tablet, or mobile
Duration 4 hours
Access time 90 days
Certificate issued Yes
Training required by US DOT, ICAO/IATA, and IMO/IMDG
(49 CFR 172.704, IATA DGR 1.5, IMDG 1.3.1)


CEUs and Certification Maintenance

CEUs awarded 0.40
NEHA Contact Hours 4.00
REHS Contact Hours* 4.00
Lion Membership      12 months

See how Lion courses can help you maintain your professional credentials.

 

​What's different about online training at Lion.com?

Professionals choose Lion’s online training because our courses are more detailed and more up-to-date than other training available.

Hazardous materials, environmental, and safety professionals rely on Lion for:
 
  • Courses developed and supported by credentialed, experienced trainers.
  • Materials updated continuously to keep pace with changing regulations.
  • Unrivaled training resources to simplify compliance and inform decision making.
  • Flexible, convenient solutions to fit any schedule or learning style.
  • Ongoing compliance support, including the Lion Finder Service

Online courses can be accessed 24/7, from any internet connection, with support available 7 days a week. Test drive a course or learn more about online training.  

This lithium battery workshop also provides lithium battery safety training required for hazmat employees at 49 CFR 172.704(a)(3). 


Workshop Schedule

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Coffee & pastries (Included)
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM Shipping Lithium Batteries training
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Networking Lunch (Included)
*Short breaks, snacks, and cold drinks are provided throughout the day.


Workshop Details

Course code HMT P54
Duration 1 day
Certificate issued Yes
Training required by US DOT, ICAO/IATA, and IMO/IMDG
(49 CFR 172.704, IATA DGR 1.5, and IMDG 1.3.1)


CEUs and Certification Maintenance

CEUs Awarded 0.60
IHMM CM Points Up to 6.00
NEHA Contact Hours      4.00
REHS Contact Hours* 4.00
Lion Membership 12 months
See how Lion courses can help you maintain your professional credentials.


Why choose a live hazmat shipper workshop?

Engaging classroom-style workshops are the foundation of what we do. Lion instructors are engaging, effective teachers who know the 49 CFR, IATA DGR, and IMDG Code regulations backwards and forwards and know how to impart that knowledge on to you.
 
  • Find training in 60+ US cities throughout the year
  • Network with industry peers in an interactive, hands-on environment
  • Receive training and resources updated year round to cover the latest rules
  • Get clarity on complex regulatory subjects from dynamic, professional trainers
  • Get immediate answers to your questions in a live setting

This lithium battery webinar includes the Lithium Battery Safety Online Course for free to satisfy hazmat safety training and/or OSHA hazard communication training requirements.


Webinar Schedule

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM ET Login and join
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM ET Lithium Batteries training
5:00 PM ET Certification Quiz (Avail. for 14 days after the webinar)


Webinar Details

Course code HMT C54A
Compatible on PC or tablet (via Webex Meeting Center)
Duration 4 hours
Certificate issued Yes
Training required by US DOT, ICAO/IATA, and IMO/IMDG (49 CFR 172.704, IATA DGR 1.5, and IMDG 1.3.1)


CEUs and Certification Maintenance

CEUs Awarded 0.40
NEHA Contact Hours 4.00
REHS Contact Hours* 4.00
Lion Membership 12 months
See how Lion courses can help you maintain your professional credentials.


Why choose a live lithium batteries training webinar?

Live webinars at Lion.com blend the convenience of online training with the instructor-led experience and interaction of a public workshop. Instructors take advantage of cutting-edge software tools, polls, Q&A, and exercises to deliver the quality live training you expect from Lion Technology.
 
  • Learn live with a professional, full-time Lion instructor.
  • Complete your training in one day or less.
  • Get immediate answers to your questions in a live setting.
  • Utilize your budget for effective training—not travel, hotels, and food.
  • Choose from sessions tailored to specific industry issues that affect your job.

Who Attends Shipping Lithium Batteries Training?

Any person who performs or directs pre-transportation functions for shipping lithium batteries, such as packaging, marking, labeling, preparing shipping papers, or loading packages containing lithium batteries.
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