Aviation Ni-Cd Battery Maintenance Training (BMT)
Download the 2024 BMT registration sheet for France
Download the 2024 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 2023
22nd - 23rd November
Bordeaux, France 2024
24th - 25th January
21th - 22nd February
20th - 21st March (in French)
24th - 25th April
5th - 6th June
10th - 11th July
25th - 26th September
23rd - 24th October
20th - 21st November
Valdosta, Georgia, USA 2023
7th - 8th November
Valdosta, Georgia, USA 2024
12th - 13th March
11th - 12th June
20th - 21st August
5th - 6th November
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