Multimodal Transportation of Lithium Batteries (49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, IMDG, ICAO/IATA) - English 2023 (Course)

Author: Currie Associates
This course is intended for the training of hazmat employees responsible for the handling, shipping, or transportation of fully regulated and excepted lithium batteries by all modes using domestic and international regulations such as 49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, the IMDG Code and the IATA DGR. It explains the various types of battery technology in use today and has been designed to meet the function-specific training requirements of the regulations. It can be used for both initial and recurrent function-specific training.


This course meets the regulatory training standards set out in the 49 CFR (Part 172, Subpart H), TDG Regulations (Part 6), IMDG Code (Part 1, Chapters 1.3 and 1.4), ADR (Part 1, Chapters 1.3 & 1.10), and IATA DGR (Section 1.5), for all dangerous goods employees involved in the safe transportation of lithium batteries and includes all recent amendments.


Learning Objective(s)

• Navigating the “Lists of Dangerous Goods” and understanding the use of the appropriate packing instructions to determine the classification/identification, packaging, marking, labeling, and documentation requirements for safe the transportation of lithium batteries by all modes.


Target Audience


• Shippers, carriers and freight forwarders (i.e. dangerous goods employees and their supervisors) who handle, offer for transport or transport lithium batteries domestically and internationally


Modules / Topics


• Classification of lithium batteries
• Lithium battery test summary requirements
• Packaging, marking, labelling requirements
• Documentation requirements


Regulatory Texts & References Required


• 49 CFR Regulations - free download or book available for purchase
• TDG Regulations - free download or book available for purchase
• ADR 2023 (Volumes I & II, plus corrigenda) - free download or books available for purchase
• IMDG Code – International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (41-22) - contact Currie Associates for more info 518-761-0668
• IATA DGR Book – International Air Transport Association Dangerous Goods Regulations (Edition 64) - available for purchase
• IATA 2022 Lithium Battery Guidance Document - free download


Recommended Resources

• DOT Chart 17 - free download
• Emergency Response Guidebook 2020 - free download
• IATA Lithium Battery Guidance Document – free download


 Pre-Requisites


Hazardous Materials/Dangerous Goods Transportation General Awareness & Security Awareness Training
• General Awareness & Security Awareness HazMat Transportation Training (2022) – 49 CFR; or
• Multimodal General Awareness & Security Awareness HazMat / DG Transportation Training (2022) - 49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, NOMs, IMDG Code, ICAO/IATA (English)


 Course Features


• Run Time: 2h
• Language: English
• Includes final assessment to validate student’s understanding of material.
• Training certificate (including a wallet card) will be issued upon successful completion of course. Currie Associates training course certificates do not meet the requirements for a CNS endorsement application and will not reflect IATA accreditation.

Keywords: 49CFR, ADR, IATA, IMDG, Lithium Batteries, TDGR, transport, transportation

Multimodal Transportation of Lithium Batteries (49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, IMDG, ICAO/IATA) - English 2023 (Course)

Multimodal Transportation of Lithium Batteries (49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, IMDG, ICAO/IATA) - English 2023

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