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IATA Certification

Lithium Batteries by Air (LIBA2020)

Our Lithium Batteries by Air training is for employees that work in an environment where Lithium Ion or Metal Batteries are handled and prepared for shipping by Air.

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

Course Objectives:
• 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.

Course Content:
• 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
  • Review Student Instructions
  • Lithium Batteries By Air : Introduction
  • Module 1: Applicability of the Regulations
  • Module 2: Limitations
  • Module 3: Classification & Identification
  • Module 4: Packaging & Testing
  • Module 5: Marking & Labelling
  • Module 6: Documentation
  • Module 7: Handling & Security
  • Coaching
  • Basic Survey
  • Request Access to the Test
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed