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These courses focus on how to ship lithium batteries by many modes of transport. In recent years, ICAO, IATA, 49 CFR, IMO, and TDG have implemented significant changes to the way lithium batteries need to be classified, labeled, and packaged. These courses will follow the 7 Steps to Compliance to teach you how to ship medium and large batteries, as well as using the exemption for small batteries. Upon completion, a quiz is given.

Copy of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations required to complete online training



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Shipping Lithium Batteries by Ground (USA 49 CFR), Air (IATA), and Sea (IMO), Online Training

Shipping Lithium Batteries by Ground (USA 49 CFR), Air (IATA), and Sea (IMO), Online Training

This course provides regulatory knowledge on the shipment of lithium batteries by ground in the US using the 49 CFR Regulations, by air using the IATA Regulations, and by Sea using the IMDG Code Regulations. The 49 CFR, the IATA, and the IMDG Code regulations publications are required to complete this course. This course will follow ICC’s 7 Steps to Compliance method. There is a quiz at the end of the presentation.

Course objectives

  • Review the 49 CFR, IATA, and IMDG regulations for shipping lithium batteries
  • Using the Hazardous Materials Table, List of Dangerous Goods & Dangerous Goods List
  • Packaging requirements and Instructions
  • UN Specification Packaging
  • Marking and Labeling
  • Shipping Documents
    • Declarations
    • Waybills
  • Placarding
  • Segregation and Reporting
  • Security Awareness
  • Quiz
Duration (recorded webinar): 3 hours 20 minutes
Language: English

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Course Code:
WB-LITMULTI Recorded online training, English US Online Store Canadian Online Store not available in iccshop french

Copy of the 49 CFR, IMDG Code, and the IATA are required to complete online training




Shipping Lithium Batteries by Ground (Canada TDG), Air (IATA), and Sea (IMO), Online Training

Shipping Lithium Batteries by Ground (Canada TDGR), Air (IATA), and Sea (IMO), Online Training

This course provides regulatory knowledge on the shipment of lithium batteries by ground in the Canada using the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, by air using the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations, and by Sea using the IMDG Code Regulations. The regulations are required to complete this training program. This course will follow ICC’s 7 Steps to Compliance method.

Course objectives

  • Review the TDGR, IATA, and IMDG regulations for shipping lithium batteries
  • Using the Hazardous Materials Table, List of Dangerous Goods & Dangerous Goods List
  • Packaging requirements and Instructions
  • UN Specification Packaging
  • Marking and Labeling
  • Shipping Documents
    • Declarations
    • Waybills
  • Placarding
  • Segregation and Reporting
  • Security Awareness
  • Quiz
Duration (recorded webinar): 3 hours 20 minutes
Language: English

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Course Code:
WB-LITMULT[C or F] Recorded online training, English US Online Store Canadian Online Store not available in iccshop french

Copy of the TDG, IMDG Code, and the IATA are required to complete online training




Shipping Lithium Batteries by Ground in the USA

Shipping Lithium Batteries by Ground (49 CFR) and Air (IATA), Online Training

This course is designed to provide individuals with the regulatory knowledge required to ship lithium batteries by ground according to the requirements set out incent 49 CFR and air under the IATA DGR. Stay up-to-date with changes published by PHMSA on shipping lithium batteries (updated January 2015) by taking this course. Course objectives follow our 7 steps to compliance, and include a quiz to reinforce understanding.

Duration (recorded webinar): 2 hours 50 minutes
Language: English
Prerequisite: None

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Course Code:
WB-LITGAU10 Recorded online training, English US Online Store Canadian Online Store not available in iccshop french

Copy of the 49 CFR and the IATA are required to complete online training



Shipping Lithium Batteries by Ground in Canada

Shipping Lithium Batteries by Ground (TDGR Canada) and Air (IATA), Online Training

This program provides regulatory knowledge on shipping Lithium Batteries by ground in Canada under Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations and air under the IATA DGR.

Shipping lithium batteries has been a hot topic in the last few years. Most recently, PHMSA published rules on shipping lithium batteries, and then updated it again in January 2015. Our course is fully up-to-date with the recent changes.

Duration (recorded webinar): ~90 minutes
Language: English or French
Prerequisite: None

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Course Code:
WB-LITGAC10 Recorded online training, English or French US Online Store Canadian Online Store not available in iccshop french

Copy of the TDG Regulations and the IATA are required to complete online training



Shipping Lithium Batteries by Air

Shipping Lithium Batteries by Air USA & Canada, Online Training

Lithium batteries pose unique problems when shipped by air. In recent years, there has been a significant increase in the number of incidents involving lithium batteries on board aircrafts. Those who think they do not ship lithium batteries should think about it again. These batteries are an integral part of our lives: cell phones, laptops, GPS systems, in addition to all lithium metal batteries or lithium ion batteries. Even the shipment of a cell phone or laptop from one place to another requires basic knowledge about the risks involved. This course provides regulatory knowledge on the shipment of lithium batteries using the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations. The regulations are required to complete this training program. This course will follow ICC’s 7 Steps to Compliance method.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to National and International Regulations
  • Identification
  • Packaging
  • Marking and Labeling
  • Documentation
  • Placarding
  • Loading & Handling
  • Reporting
  • Security Awareness
  • Quiz

A certificate is available upon receiving 80% or greater (within 5 attempts) on the quiz. Quiz questions are throughout the presentation. 2 year certificate.

Duration (recorded webinar): 2 hour 30 minutes
Language: English
Prerequisite: None

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Course Code:
WB-LIT10R Recorded online training, English US Online Store Canadian Online Store not available in iccshop french
WB-LIT10FR Recorded online training, French US Online Store Canadian Online Store not available in iccshop french

Copy of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations required to complete online training



Shipping Lithium Batteries by Air

Shipping Lithium Batteries by Air Training

This is a one-day program that provides regulatory knowledge on shipment of Lithium Batteries by Air.

  • What are lithium batteries?
  • Overview of the federal & international regulations (ICAO/IATA)
  • Use of the IATA book
  • Classification of dangerous goods according to IATA (ICAO)
  • Using the dangerous goods list
  • General packaging requirements
  • UN specification packaging
  • Specific packaging requirements for lithium batteries
  • Selecting and understanding a packing instruction
  • Marking and labeling
  • Shipping documents
    • Declarations
    • Waybills
  • Quiz
Language: English
Prerequisite: None

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Course Code:
TR-LIT10 Live in-person, English US Online Store Canadian Online Store not available in iccshop french
TR-LIT10V Live in-person, English - Vancouver Only US Online Store Canadian Online Store not available in iccshop french

Copy of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations required to complete online training



Important information: Once your online purchase is complete and payment is verified, you will be sent a URL (website link) that will provide access to the chosen webinar(s) to the email address used to place your order. All course materials listed in the course description will be shipped to you via standard ground service (expedited service is available at an additional charge).

After completing the webinar you will have the opportunity to take a quiz that will verify your understanding of the regulations (excluding certain courses). Once your quiz has been verified and graded, a personalized training certificate will be mailed to you.

Relevant publications are required (sold separately). Exercises, quiz and certification of instruction included. For additional questions, please contact one of our training coordinators at the numbers found at the top of this page.

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