Need to Know Freight Forwarding

IDEAL FOR NEW STARTERS AND MORE EXPERIENCED EMPLOYEES WHO MAY BENEFIT FROM A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF INDUSTRY PRINCIPLES.

Need to Know Freight Forwarding

Our Freight Forwarding Course includes 9 Lessons, each with a multiple choice test, and a course certificate. The course can be taken at a speed to suit the learner, but EACH of our nine lessons (with test) average 45-60 minutes of learning.

All of our lessons is written in the modern, easy on the eye Prezi format and some lessons include links to video to enhance the experience. Lessons include learning objectives and a review section, each lesson may be viewed 5 times and are accessible for up to 12 months.

This course is designed for freight forwarders and logistics providers.

£109.00 £54.50 + VAT

Ordering for more than one user? Use our Multiple Learner Order Form.
BULK DISCOUNTS: 2-4 Learners 10% Discount, 5-9 Learners 15% Discount, 10+ Learners 20% Discount.
Lesson 1
Introduction 
  • Forwarder’s Role
  • Transport Modes
  • The Parties Involved
  • Documentation
  • Freight Types
  • Charging Methods
Lesson 2
Risk & Liability
  • Risk
  • What Goes Wrong
  • Major Incidents
  • Liability
  • Trading Conditions
  • Protection
Lesson 3
Terms & Conditions
  • Shipment Breakdown
  • INCO terms
  • Freight Prepaid Terms
  • Freight Collect Terms
  • Named Place
  • General Guidelines 
Lesson 4
Ocean Freight
  • History
  • Container ships
  • Containers
  • Shipment Types
  • Charges
  • Processes
Lesson 5
Air Freight 
  • Airlines
  • Airline units
  • Aircraft
  • Consignment Types
  • Charging
  • Security
  • Volume
 
Lesson 6
Road Freight
  • History
  • Channel Tunnel
  • Trailers
  • Consignment Types
  • Pallets
  • Charges
  • Rail-freight
 
Lesson 7
Dangerous Goods
  • Dangerous Goods Explanation
  • Regulations
  • Classes 1-9
  • Guidelines
Lesson 8
Claims & Insurance
  • Cargo Insurance
  • Insurance Commodities
  • Coverage
  • Time Limits
  • Procedure
Lesson 9
Customs
  • Duty
  • VAT
  • Customs Clearance
  • Commodity Codes
  • Licences
  • Free Circulation
  • Temporary Imports