IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Lithium Battery Course

We are an accredited training provider for the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (Worldwide).

IATA mandates that all personnel involve in handling storage, loading and preparation of Dangerous Goods by Air Transport must attend a training program as per the latest IATA DGR Manual.

This course is aimed at key personal working with lithium batteries in the air industry who are engaged in defining quality and safety management systems around the air transport and handling of lithium batteries

Seats are limited, so book now to avoid disappointment!

Your air passengers are some of the stake holders that may carry lithium ion/metal batteries in their baggage. If not stored correctly, these batteries can be explosive and become dangerous to the safety of the aircraft.

We equip your warehousing staff with the right knowledge on how to handle lithium batteries as per IATA regulations

Types of Lithium Battery

Course content:

  • Case Study on DG Incidents and Accidents
  • General Philosophy
  • General requirements for shippers
  • Limitations
  • Classification and Table 9.3.A with focus on Lithium Batteries
  • List of Dangerous Goods
  • Types of packaging
  • Marks and Labels
  • Shipper’s Declarations/AWB and any Approvals
  • Use of Packing Instructions to Mark/Label and Documentation for Lithium Batteries
  • Recognition of Undeclared Dangerous Goods/Forbidden DG
  • Inspection for damaged Lithium Batteries
  • Acceptance of Lithium Batteries in a ULD/Securing of Dangerous Goods
  • Provision of Passengers and Crew as in Table 2.3.A
  • Emergency Response
  • MCQ and Practical Test

Typical Audience
Manufacturers of lithium batteries and shippers of lithium batteries by air transport will benefit from the knowledge gained from this course, where our expert DGR trainer will guide learners through the packaging requirements as per the latest IATA requirements


Course TitleIATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Lithium Battery Handling Course
Course Reference Number TGS-2022013612
Course Training Duration (hours)9
Course Fees(before GST and any applicable funding)$300
Funding Valid
Mode of TrainingClassroom lecture
Course Objectives

At the end of course, the trainees will be able to:
. Understand the General Philosophy
. Knows shipper’s requirements
. Be able to classify Lithium Batteries
. Knows the 9 main hazards
. Able to use the Identification Section 4.2 List of Dangerous Goods
. Apply the Packing Instructions for Lithium Batteries
. Apply the Package Type for packing of Lithium Battery
– UN Spec
– Non UN Spec
. Apply the correct Labels and Marks on a Lithium Packaging
. Prepare correctly the Shipper’s Declaration and other documentation
. Knows how to detect Undeclared / Hidden Dangerous goods
. Understand the application of Passenger and Crew Limits
. Knows the Emergency Respond procedure for Lithium Batteries


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