Our Lithium Battery Fires provides crew with guidance for complying with provisions applicable to the transport of lithium batteries by air as they are set out in the Dangerous Goods Regulations. The course helps crew to understand the danger posed by lithium batteries when transported by air and proper handling of lithium battery powered devices and potential fires is also presented.
The course is designed to be completed in average of 45 minutes.
This course is based on the provisions set out in the 2015-2016 Edition of the ICAO Technical Instruction for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air and the 56th Edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR).
- Danger posed by lithium batteries
- Air transport of lithium batteries
- Emergency response guidance
- Provisions for passengers and crew