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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.

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

Download the BMT documentation

Download the BMT registration sheet for France

Download the BMT registration sheet for USA

Description:

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.

 

2018 BMT TRAINING COURSES PLANNING

Bordeaux, France

Month

Day

January

24th and 25th

February/March

28th & 1st

March

21st & 22nd

April

25th & 26th

September

19th & 20th

October (french)

10th & 11th

November

21st & 22nd

 

Valdosta, Georgia, USA

Month

Day

March

6th and 7th

June

13th & 14th

September

12th & 13th

December

5th & 6th

 

 

 

Please contact us for more information

International customers (except North America and Mexico):

for courses in France, please contact Laurent Bressoud at
laurent.bressoud@saftbatteries.com
Tel: +33 1 58 63 16 30
 

North American and Mexican customers:

for courses in the US, please contact Kenny Anderson at
kenny.anderson@saftamerica.com
Tel: +1 229 245 2856
 

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