ONLINE AWARENESS COURSE - ENROL & START ANY TIME!
Lithium-ion Battery Fire Safety Basics
A 20-30 minute Online Awareness Course for people working around lithium-ion batteries & electric vehicles.
Emma Sutcliffe, Dan Fish & Professor Paul Christensen
No prior knowledge needed
20-30 minute self-guided online course
What will you learn?
In this Online Awareness Course, you'll learn everything you need to know to more confidently work safely around lithium-ion batteries & electric vehicles:
- What is a lithium-ion battery?
- What is thermal runaway?
- Identifying LiBs in your workplace
- Safer working around LiBs
- Identifying a LiB fire (& what to do!)
Introducing your expert instructors
EV FireSafe director
Emma is the Director of EV FireSafe, a private company funded by the Australian Department of Defence to research EV battery fires & emergency response. She is also an operational volunteer firefighter.
EV FireSafe TECHNICAL SPECIALIST
Dan is EV FireSafe's Technical Specialist & EV safety guru. He started his career as a mechanic & became a full-time firefighter 20 years ago. He now has an encyclopaedic knowledge of EVs & high voltage systems.
Professor Paul Christensen
Paul is a Professor of Pure & Applied Electrochemisty at Newcastle University, UK. His work in lithium-ion battery fires is globally recognised for it's contribution to safety.
Your vital first step to understanding the risk of lithium-ion battery fires in an electrified world.