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Dangerous Goods - Lithium Batteries by Air Training

Essex Chambers of Commerce, 34a Star Lane, Great Wakering, Essex. SS3 0FF

Thursday 25th April 2019
9:30am - 4:30pm

The Carriage of Lithium Batteries course provides delegates with the skills and knowledge required to correctly handle and prepare shipments of lithium batteries for transport by air. We give delegates the confidence to transfer the knowledge of the IATA regulations into their work environment. This course compliments the IATA Dangerous Goods by Air training and supports the regulation changes regarding the carriage of Lithium Batteries in 2017.  Designed to assist shippers and freight handling organisations in the correct transporting of these dangerous goods.

Lithium batteries are divided into two sections

  1. Lithium Content type – e.g., Lithium ion, Lithium metal 
  2. How they are going to be transported e.g. stand alone batteries, lithium batteries contained in or packed with equipment.

By the end of the course delegates will be able to

  • Correctly prepare a consignment of lithium batteries for air transportation
  • Validate whether a consignment has been prepared correctly for air transportation
  • Adhere to practices and standards regarding acceptance and responsibilities for the preparation and handling of lithium batteries for air transportation.
Date: Thursday 25th April 2019, 9.30am – 4.30pm (lunch & refreshments included)
Essex Chambers of Commerce. 34a Star Lane, Great Wakering, Essex SS3 0FF

Cost to attend: £235 + VAT Members and £285 + VAT Non-Members


Our training encourages participation and ensures that the course is relevant, interesting and engaging.

Full details of course:

  • UK Law and Applicability
  • Identification of Lithium ion and lithium metal batteries
  • Classification, Proper Shipping Name and Special Provisions
  • Packaging Requirements
  • Marking & Labelling requirements
  • Preparing the documentation – shipper’s declaration and transport documents for carriage

The course is fully approved in the UK by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), and concludes with a validation. Successful candidates receive a certificate of competence, valid for two years, after which they must re-validate their qualification.

About the Presenter - 

Sam Stretton has had experience working for a global logistics provider for over 20 years. Most of her time was in the training and development sector; where she managed a large training team and had the privilege of travelling the world to teach the employees all facets of running a logistics business across Europe, Middle East and Africa region.

Welcome to Logicom Hub the place for all your logistics and dangerous goods training needs.

We specialise in the Carriage of Dangerous Goods & Logistics.  We realise that every business is unique, sometimes a different approach is needed by training employees in-house or building a bespoke training that considers your company culture and industry in more detail. We can develop bespoke training in all methods from instructor led to full computer based training.


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  • 75% refund for cancellation(s) up to 14 days before the seminar takes place. 50% refund will be given for cancellations within 7-14 days. No refund(s) will be given for cancellations after.
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