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eFreight Implementation - Introduction (Classroom, 5 days)

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e-Freight is here and is gaining momentum. Are your operations ready?

After years of deliberations, the air freight industry now has a cogent e-freight strategy. Many organizations in the supply chain are actively participating and gaining operational synergies. This efficiency will exponentially multiply for the whole industry when adoption reaches close to 100%.

This course is designed for new and recent adopters to understand the initiatives within the e-freight strategy. It covers the statutory requirements, roles and responsibilities of organizations, and technology constructs required for successful execution.

Course details

Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 5 days (40 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
Prerequisites: None

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Apply IATA's e-freight project, its vision, and mandate
  • Master how to implement e-freight standards
  • Recognize the benefits of e-freight
  • Benefit from changes in automation within the cargo industry
  • Assess opportunities to reduce the paper environment
  • Implement various components of e-freight such as e-AWB, e-customs, e-security
  • Launch a successful e-AWB program
  • Comply with the latest e-customs regulations

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Operational, technology and sales practitioners in freight forwarder organizations
  • Operational, technology and sales practitioners in airlines
  • Cargo IT and automation managers and specialists


Additional information

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