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ULD Handling Awareness (eLearning)

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What you will learn

  • Train your new and existing staff using the first global standard ULD training program, know that your staff  have achieved a global standard of competence
  • Replace ineffective “word of mouth, on the job” training with a reliable, comprehensive ULD training
  • Support compliance with aviation authorities requirements for training of all persons involved in ULD operations including the training requirements specified in FAA AC 120-85 Sec. 268, 269
  • Reduce expensive damage to ULD, cargo and aircraft, last minute airside rejections of non-airworthy ULD, and non-compliance with aviation authority requirements

Available as: eLearning course
Course Duration: 4 hours (approximately)

Key topics

  • What is a ULD, how ULDs work and why are they important
    • How ULDs are designed, tested and certified as airworthy
    • Overview of ULD handling principles
    • Identification of different types of ULD
    • General rules applying to any ULD operations
  • Forkliftable and non-forkliftable ULD
    • Requirements to be met for a ULD to be airworthy
    • Dealing with damaged ULD
    • Building an airworthy load
    • Cargo nets and  textile components of ULD
    • The importance of not guessing
  • How to store, handle and load various types of ULD
    • Pre inspection, loading, handling  and storing containers
    • Pre inspection, loading, handling and storing pallets and nets
  • Do's and Don'ts for ULD

Who should attend

This is an entry-level course delivered in e-learning format that covers the basic requirements of ULD operations:

  • Staff from all areas of the industry having any involvement in ULD operations

Certificate awarded

All candidates will be given three attempts to successfully complete the exam at the end of the course. To successfully pass the exam, the student must achieve a grade of 80% or higher.

Additional information

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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