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IATA Electronic Air Waybill (e-AWB), eLearning

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This training is designed for airlines and freight forwarder staff intending to adopt e-AWB at countries where MP4 or MC99 has been signed and local customs has e-Customs modernization program in place as well as another stakeholders - Shippers, Export & Import customs, Ground handling agents (GHA) and Customs agents/brokers

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Acquire necessary  knowledge of implementation of e-AWB, core concepts and terminology.
  • Use the technology supporting e-AWB and understand how Standardized messages facilitate communication between the shipper/freight forwarder, carrier and other interested parties.
  • Understand the necessary steps that carriers and shippers/freight forwarders are required to follow in order to successfully adopt e-AWB.
  • Faciliate the steps for implementing e-AWB  and ensure that  access to resources that will help your organizationare in this are available.

Key topics

  • Definition of  "e-AWB", describtion of the importance of e-AWB to the Cargo Industry and link between e-freight and e-AWB
  • Identification of the electronic cargo messages for e-AWB and their specific functions
  • Functional specifications for the e-AWB and  the steps required to create an e-AWB agreement
  • The process of implementing e-AWB for airlines and freight forwarders

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Freight forwarders
  • Airlines
  • Ground handling agents (GHA)
  • Customs agents/brokers

Additional information

All candidates will be given one attempt to successfully complete the exam at the end of the course. An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 80% or higher.

Further training
Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.

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