DOT Shipping Lithium Batteries
49 CFR 173.185 Online Training & Certification Course
This course reviews the rules and regulations for safe shipment of lithium batteries. Topics include the classification of lithium cells and batteries; acceptable packaging materials; proper marking and labeling procedures; size requirements; hazard communication; disposal and recycling methods; and handling damaged, defective, and recalled batteries.
NOTE: If you ship lithium batteries by air you also need our IATA DGR Class 9 course.