Effective 1 January, 2014, operational personnel directly involved in Unit Load Device (ULD) operations will be required to train regularly on topics relevant to their job tasks and responsibilities. This comprehensive course covers all operational topics required for category 3 staff.
ULDs are essential for loading freight transported by air. Although ULDs are required to ensure the safe and reliable restraint of cargo during a flight, the standards for using them vary widely across the industry. The IATA ULD Regulations (ULDR) provides a simple point of reference for common technical and operational standards, regulatory requirements, and carrier requirements applicable to overall ULD operations.
This course is available at IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-company training.
- This classroom course provides 3 days (24 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
- Student performance will be based on an examination
- There are no prerequisites for this course
- Recommended level is Entry-level and Intermediate
- The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or equivalent for other languages.
|Nov 06 - Nov 08, 2017 - Hong Kong SAR, Hong Kong (JAA-RTP)
6 additional classes are scheduled. See all
What you will learn
After completing this course you will be able to:
- Know what is required to ensure 100% safe and efficient ULD handling
- Follow IATA ULD Regulations for acceptance and handling
- Work with a range of ULD handling devices and equipment
- Fulfil your responsibilities as an airline or third party
- Understand why ULD handling critical to flight safety and operations
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
- Ground handlers
- Freight forwards
An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.
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