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Lithium Battery Transport Awareness Course: 2 August 2018

2 August, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am NZST


The IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations now require that shippers of lithium batteries which are classified under Section II (smaller batteries under 100 w/h or lithium metal batteries of no more than 2g) in the packing instructions must receive adequate training and instruction.  As such, Dangerous Goods Management Training Services have developed a course which after successful completion will allow attendees to comply with this requirement in accordance with air, sea and road transport regulations.

Key topics: [list style=”style6″][li]Legal responsibilities[/li][li]Classification of lithium batteries;[/li][li]Packaging procedures;[/li][li]Mark and labels; [/li][li]and Documentation requirements.[/li][/list]

Who should attend:
[list style=”style6″][li]Those who currently ship or wish to ship lithium batteries which are classified under Section II of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations, 59th Edition.[/li][/list]

Documentation required:
[list style=”style6″][li]Attendees to this course will be required to show a form of photo ID at the course (driver’s licence, passport or 18+ card).[/li][/list]

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[li]Detailed workbook, pen and paper will be supplied.[/li]

Certification awarded:
On successful completion of this course the attendee will be awarded a Lithium Battery Transport Awareness Certificate.  This certificate will be valid for a two year term.

Course refreshments:
On arrival tea/coffee and morning tea – tea/coffee and biscuits will be provided.

Cancellation terms:
Should a course transfer be required, this will be provided free of charge for the first transfer only, ensuring advised prior to 7 days before the course.  All subsequent transfers for a course booking will result in a $30+GST administration fee under the same conditions.  Course attendance must be completed within six months of the initial booking.

Cancellations or course transfers made on or after Thursday, 26th July 2018 will be subject to a $75.00+GST cancellation/transfer fee.  Cancellations/transfers within 48 hours of the course date or non-attendance, once registered, without notification will incur full course cost.

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Other courses you may be interested in:
Dangerous Goods Handling for Road Transport
IATA Dangerous Goods Initial Course

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2 August, 2018
9:00 am - 11:00 am NZST
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DGM Training Administration
09 275 5559
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Dangerous Goods Management Ltd
39 Richard Pearse Drive
Auckland, Auckland 2022 New Zealand
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Phone: 0800 256 030 or +64 (0) 9 275 5559 / Email: training@dgm.co.nz
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