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Courses

Stationary Battery Terminology Course

Stationary Battery Terminology

Words have meanings which can change depending upon the application and their relationship to other words. This course covers common stationary battery terminology to ensure that that the student understands the terms used in subsequent sessions. Schedule: TBD

Basic NiCd Theory Course

Basic NiCd Theory

This course is an introduction of basic NiCd theory for maintenance technicians and DC system designers. Unique characteristics of NiCd batteries will be highlighted without a deep dive into chemistry. Battery Academy highly recommends all students complete the Stationary Battery Terminology course before enrolling in the Basic NiCd Theory course. Schedule: TBD

Basic Lead-Acid Theory and Types of Lead-Acid Batteries Course

Basic Lead‐Acid Theory & Types of Lead‐Acid

This course is an introduction of basic Lead‐Acid theory for maintenance technicians and DC system designers. The characteristics of Lead‐Acid cells will be highlighted, including different types of plates and alloys without a deep dive into chemistry. Battery Academy highly recommends all students complete the Stationary Battery Terminology course before enrolling in the Basic Lead-Acid Theory & Types of Lead-Acid Batteries course. Schedule: TBD

Battery Charging Course

Battery Charging

This course covers the specifics of proper stationary battery charging, including discussions of float voltage, equalization charging and the effects of temperature. Battery Academy highly recommends all students complete the Stationary Battery Terminology course before enrolling in the Charging course. Schedule: TBD

Battery Safety Course

Battery Safety

This course covers the five specific hazards presented by stationary batteries. Battery Academy highly recommends all students complete the Stationary Battery Terminology course before enrolling in the Battery Safety course. Schedule: TBD

Battery Sizing Course

Battery Sizing

This course briefly discusses the essential elements needed to properly size stationary batteries. Students should have a good working knowledge of Lead-Acid and NiCd batteries to get the most out of this session. Battery Academy highly recommends all students complete the Stationary Battery Terminology course before enrolling in the Battery Sizing course. Schedule: TBD

Battery Design and Installation Course

Battery System Installation Design & Installation

Most stationary battery problems occur during installation. Improper battery system design and improper installation are leading causes of reduced battery life and increased maintenance costs. This course covers the essential elements of proper stationary battery installation design that every system designer and maintenance technician needs to know. Proper installation will also be covered. Battery Academy highly recommends all students complete the Stationary Battery Terminology course before enrolling in the Installation Design & Installation course.

Battery Maintenance Course

Battery Maintenance

Stationary batteries provide control and emergency power for the various systems that make modern life possible. Proper stationary battery maintenance is crucial to ensure safe operations of these critical systems. This course covers proper stationary battery maintenance based on IEEE Standards 450, 1188, and 1106. Battery Academy highly recommends all students complete the Stationary Battery Terminology course before enrolling in the Maintenance course.

Battery Capacity Testing Course

Capacity Testing

Capacity Testing is an integral part of stationary battery maintenance and, when correctly performed, provides irrefutable proof that the battery will support the connected load. This course covers the importance of capacity testing, proper test design, execution, interpretation of results, and test frequency. Battery Academy highly recommends all students complete the Stationary Battery Terminology course before enrolling in the Capacity Testing course.