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Cargo Operations Oversight for Airports (Classroom, 4 days)

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This four-day course will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of cargo operations at an airport. Improve your understanding of various components of cargo operations, and how these components interact with each other in daily cargo operations.

Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 4 days (32 hours)
Recommended level: Intermediate and advanced
Prerequisites: None

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There are currently no scheduled classes. Check back later for updates or contact us to arrange a class in your company.

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Understand air cargo operations framework and key regulations
  • Provide oversight to complex air cargo operations
  • Understand the principles of special cargo handling
  • Utilise technology tools and trends in the industry

Course content

  • Cargo operations
    • Warehouse operations
    • Cargo processes and procedures
    • Training requirements
  • Special cargo
    • Live animals regulations
    • Perishable cargo regulations
    • Temperature-sensitive cargo
  • Dangerous goods
    • Training records
    • Dangerous goods acceptance
    • Marking and labelling
    • Documentation and document retention
    • NOTOC preparation and delivery
    • angerous goods reporting and inspection
    • Storage and loading procedures
  • Staging and storing cargo
  • Cargo technology
  • Cargo ground service equipment
  • Cargo operations: IOSA and ISAGO

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Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Airport supervisors responsible for providing oversight to cargo operations
  • Airport operations managers responsible for cargo operations

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