What’s included?

The 1-day training program will provide instruction on:

  • Overview of Lithium-ion battery chemistry
  • Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) components
  • Regulatory guidance on BESS installation (NFPA 855) and Thermal Runaway test (UL 9540A)
  • Failure modes of Lithium-ion batteries
  • Conducting Battery Hazard Analysis and FMEAs on BESS
  • Consequences of catastrophic failure in BESS – thermal runaway, off-gassing, fire, explosion, and toxic releases
  • Quantifying explosion and thermal consequences and evaluating the impact on personnel and adjacent equipment
  • BESS mitigation techniques including: fire mitigation measures and BESS enclosure structure analysis and methods to design new enclosures
  • BESS Risk Management – a holistic approach, insurance risk aspects, and Emergency Response Planning

Course Facilitators

Meet your Battery Energy Storage System Hazards & Mitigation course facilitators.

Murtaza Gandhi

Murtaza Gandhi

Roshan Sebastian

Roshan Sebastian

Upcoming Sessions

Choose your session.

Battery Energy Storage System Hazards and Mitigation Course



Start Date


Battery Energy Storage System Hazards and Mitigation Course

Virtual (1 day)

Single Registrant

$650.00* $100.00 OFF

Groups 2-5

$552.50* $85.00 OFF

Groups 6+

$487.50* $75.00 OFF

* price per person

* discounted pricing ends August 19, 2024

September 30, 2024
8:00 am CDT

Customized Courses

Courses tailored to fit your needs.

While BakerRisk offers a range of pre-packaged courses, we recognize that the most effective courses incorporate your company’s specific hazards, incidents, and lessons learned. Please contact us to discuss how we can custom-tailor courses to fit your company’s needs. Your course may include:


Courses may be offered at your site or a BakerRisk location, depending on the course or your needs.


We’ll walk through your facility to customize courses to suit and include an assessment.

Demonstration and Simulation

Utilize demonstrations to give a 
first-hand feel of hazards through simulations.

Case Studies

Case studies using real scenarios, including role play, so participants can apply their new training.