Air Shipment of Lithium Batteries

Course Lessons: 4
Learner Hours: 2

Explains in detail the ICAO rules for the air shipment of lithium batteries shipped alone or containted in products that they will power.

Course Overview

International rules (ICAO Technical Instructions) covering air shipment of lithium batteries both shipped alone and when contained in or packed with equipment they will power. The U.S. DOT rules on air shipment of lithium batteries are essentially the same as the international rules. Correct application of these rules requires basic understanding of battery terminology and technical specifications, which are explained in this training with a variety of examples and practical exercises.