This course explains how to properly use, charge and maintain batteries that are commonly found on jobsites. You will learn how batteries and chargers work and how to avoid potential hazards, such as electric shock and corrosive chemical exposure.
Complete Your OSHA Battery and Charger Safety Course Online
Our online Battery and Charger Safety course has numerous benefits, including:
- 24/7 course access
- Log on and off as needed
- Work on your course anywhere with internet access
- Email our course trainer with any questions
- You have 180 days to complete the course
Once you finish the course and pass a brief test on the core topics, you can instantly download your Certificate of Completion. The Battery and Charger Safety course takes about 30 minutes to complete.
Learning Objectives for the Battery and Charger Safety Course
The primary goal of this course is to teach you how to safely use and maintain batteries and chargers. You will learn basic battery safety tips, potential hazards to avoid and the correct way to clean up an acid spill.
Key topics covered in the course include:
- How batteries and chargers work
- How to handle, recharge, water and clean batteries
- Basic battery safety
- Cleaning acid spills
The Battery and Charger Safety course is ideal for anyone who works with battery-powered equipment, including forklifts, electric buses, narrow-aisle trucks and golf carts.