Cargo Skills and Procedures (Classroom, 5 days)

Some of these topics are also explored in the following virtual classroom course:

Did you know that in the past 5 years, 382 participants from 56 countries have taken this course with IATA?

About

Do you want to become an air cargo expert and understand the operational framework and processes to ship cargo by air? Air cargo transportation is all about ensuring critical supply chains are not disrupted, meanwhile guaranteeing the transportation is conducted in a safe and profitable way. At the same time the applicable laws and regulations need to be respected.

Over five days you will greatly enhance your knowledge on the complex methods and procedures applied in the global air cargo industry. You will acquire solid cargo knowledge, helping you and your company to face the challenges of your highly competitive working environment.

This course is available at IATA Training Centers and Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-house training. It may also be customized for virtual delivery for your company

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Course code: TCGP-01

Course format

  • This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment

Prerequisites

  • 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 the equivalent level for other languages.

How to register

Next class

Cargo Skills and Procedures (Classroom, 5 days)

Netherlands, Amsterdam (IATA)
5 - 9 July, 2021
Register before 14 Jun, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 14 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132560 English
Dev. Nations
USD 2,070
Member
USD 2,690
Regular
USD 3,000

4 additional classes are scheduled

Cargo Skills and Procedures (Classroom, 5 days)

Singapore, Singapore (IATA)
12 - 16 July, 2021
Register before 21 Jun, 2021 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 21 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132928 English
Dev. Nations
USD 2,070
Member
USD 2,690
Regular
USD 3,000

Cargo Skills and Procedures (Classroom, 5 days)

Hong Kong SAR, Hong Kong (JAA-RTP)
6 - 10 September, 2021
Please register by 16 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 137867 English
Dev. Nations
USD 2,170
Member
USD 2,790
Regular
USD 3,100

This class is offered in cooperation with JARDINE AIRPORT SERVICES LIMITED.

register on Jardine website

For information and to register, please contact:

Jardine Aviation Academy
4/F CNAC House, 12 Tung Fai Road
Hong Kong International Airport
Tel: +852 2216 2433
Email: academy@jasg.com

Cargo Skills and Procedures (Classroom, 5 days)

Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
13 - 17 September, 2021
Register before 15 Jun, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 23 Aug
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132781 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Cargo Skills and Procedures (Classroom, 5 days)

United States, Miami (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
25 - 29 October, 2021
Register before 27 Jul, 2021 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 04 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132625 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,736
Member
USD 2,232
Regular
USD 2,480

Accett

The IATA Training Center in Miami is ACCET Accredited


A regional course discount (up to 10% discount) is available for classroom courses at IATA Training Centers in the Americas (excluding Canada).

To claim the discount, enter 'LatAmTraining' in the promotional code field during your registration. The discount will be deducted automatically from the course price. This discount will be applied in addition to any qualifying early bird promotion.

Miami Training Center Information

What you will learn

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the specific air cargo ‘language’ and terms
  • Outline the end-to-end process overview of air cargo transportation from booking up to delivery to the consignee
  • Use IATA’s The Air Cargo Tariff and Rules (TACT) manuals for specific country and carrier regulations
  • Apply the correct cargo acceptance procedures
  • Understand the conditions of carriage
  • Complete an air waybill, the official contract of carriage
  • Calculate air transportation charges
  • Provide a basic customer service skills set to participants

Course content

  • Overview of air cargo industry regulations
  • World geography and calculation of transportation times
  • Aircraft structure, layout, limitation, and Unit Load Device (ULD)
  • Handling facilities
  • Procedures
  • Special cargo
  • Cargo documentation
  • Basic rating
  • Carrier’s liability and valuation
  • Customer service skills

Activities

  • Group exercise
  • Final examination

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Air cargo professionals
  • Air cargo handling agents
  • Air cargo general sales agents
  • Air cargo forwarders

Certificate awarded

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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