Aviation Ni-Cd Battery Maintenance Training (BMT)
Our Battery Maintenance Training (BMT) provides general guidance on how to efficiently manage Saft nickel-cadmium batteries. It helps customers increase service life and cut operating costs.
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Download the 2022 BMT registration sheet for France
Download the 2022 BMT registration sheet for USA
Download the 2023 BMT registration sheet for France
Download the 2023 BMT registration sheet for USA
The training covers:
- when to call for Saft assistance, technical expertise and/or help from our approved repair network
- basic and advanced battery features and benefits
- how to follow the Saft component maintenance manual (CMM) or operating maintenance manual (OMM) instructions
Held over two full days, the BMT training program includes:
- basic Ni-Cd battery electrochemistry
- Ni-Cd operational characteristics
- aviation battery troubleshooting, safety and environmental instructions
- a comprehensive review of recommended battery maintenance instructions
BMT training is held in Valdosta, Georgia, USA (for North American and Mexican operators), and Bordeaux, France (for international operators except NAM and Mexico).
Training in Bordeaux includes a workshop tour and an aviation manufacturing assembly line presentation (cells, battery mounting, testing, storage).
Training courses are primarily in English (translation arrangements can be made on a case-by-case basis for French and other languages).
The Battery University curriculum is authorized by the US Federal Aviation Administration as a certified Inspection Authorization. The training amounts to eight hours’ worth of credits towards Inspection Authorization (IA) renewal.
BMT TRAINING COURSES PLANNING
Bordeaux, France 2022
28 - 29 September
26 - 27 October
23 - 24 November
Bordeaux, France 2023
22 - 23 February
22 - 23 March (in French)
26 - 27 April
7 - 8 June
19 - 20 July
27 - 28 September
25 - 26 October
22 - 23 November
Valdosta, Georgia, USA 2022
8 - 9 November
Valdosta, Georgia, USA 2023
21 - 22 March
20 - 21 June
22 - 23 August
7 - 8 November
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