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Shipping Lithium Batteries (Function-Specific)

Course Code: HMT C54


This webinar provides update training on new and revised 49 CFR, IATA DGR, and IMDG Code regulations for shipping lithium batteries. Professionals who complete this course will satisfy DOT’s function-specific training requirement for hazmat employees who prepare lithium-ion or lithium-metal batteries for ground, air, or vessel transport.

Compliance with lithium battery regulations can feel like trying to hit a moving target. The requirements are complex and just when you get a handle on your responsibilities—they change again. Lion presents this webinar throughout the year to keep hazmat professionals apprised of new and revised regulations that impact lithium-ion or lithium-metal batteries shipped by themselves, in-equipment, or with-equipment—by ground, air, or vessel.

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
  • Free Lithium Battery Safety training online course to meet OSHA and DOT safety training mandates

Shipping Lithium Battery (Function-Specific) Training Covers:

  • Updated 49 CFR, IATA, and IMDG lithium battery regulations 
  • Revised requirements for excepted batteries
  • Classifying, naming, and packaging lithium batteries
  • Marking, labeling, and placarding shipments
  • Primary vs. secondary batteries
  • Shipping batteries "in equipment" and "with equipment"
  • Completing shipping papers and the Shipper’s Declaration
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Webinar Schedule

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM ET Login and join
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET Function-specific lithium batteries training
3:00 PM ET Certification Quiz (Avail. for 14 days after the webinar)

Webinar Details

Course code HMT C54
Compatible on Desktop or tablet (via Webex Meeting Center)
Duration 2 hours
Certificate issued Yes
Training required by      US DOT, ICAO/IATA, and IMO/IMDG
(49 CFR 172.704(a)(2), IATA DGR 1.5, IMDG 1.3.1)

CEUs and Certification Maintenance

CEUs awarded 0.20
ABIH CM Points Up to 0.33
Lion Membership   12 months

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Why choose a live lithium batteries training webinar?

Live webinars at 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 takes the Shipping Lithium Batteries (Function-Specific) Webinar?

This live webinar is built for any person who performs or directs hazardous materials pre-transportation functions for lithium battery ground, air, or vessel shipments, including packaging, marking, labeling, preparing shipping papers, or loading/unloading packages containing lithium batteries.

Need full hazmat/DG training to ship Lithium Batteries?

The Shipping Lithium Batteries Online Course provides general awareness, security awareness, and function-specific training to help you satisfy DOT hazmat employee training mandate at 49 CFR 172.704 or 173.185(c)(4)(v).

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