Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (LIVE virtual classroom)


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About the course

3-day (24 hours) LIVE virtual classroom course

IATA Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations aviation training course

Learn the requirements of the healthcare industry for an air cargo logistics service provider, to become a player in the pharmaceutical logistics market. Learn about the packaging requirements and the air cargo industry’s best practices for storing, accepting and handling time-and temperature-sensitive healthcare shipments. Following the requirements of the Quality Management Systems (QMS) applicable to the Healthcare and Air Cargo industries, apply these skills in practice scenarios and receive guidelines to create your own Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Service Level Agreements (SLAs).

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Course code: CEPH-02-VC

Course format

  • The live sessions of this virtual classroom course are delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • The course will take you approximately 24 hours to complete and be held over 3 consecutive days.
  • There will be 2 live interactive virtual classroom sessions per day, each session will be 90 minutes.
  • The live sessions will require your participation, with multiple Q&A sessions and additional time spent on self-study material including projects, research, additional reading and videos.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment.

Technical requirements

Please verify your hardware, software and network to support your upcoming course with IATA Training.

Prerequisites

  • Participants should have prior knowledge of air cargo procedures.
  • 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

To arrange in-house training for your company: Complete the in-house training request form or contact the salesperson in your region.

Virtual venues

We schedule our virtual classroom courses through one of 3 virtual venues, each in a different time zone for your convenience. For more information, please visit our page on virtual classroom timing or contact our Customer Portal.

Please check the exact schedule of each class below (View more details) and click ‘Register’.

Next class

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
13 - 15 July, 2022
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 165705
English
USD 1,750
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500
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Last few seats

4 additional classes are scheduled

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
10 - 12 August, 2022
Register before 20 Jul, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 27 Jul
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 159935
English
USD 1,650
USD 2,150
Regular
USD 2,400

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
15:00-17:00 & 18:00-20:00 Beijing/Singapore
11:00-13:00 & 14:00-16:00 Dubai
9:00-11:00 & 12:00-14:00 Geneva/Paris
7:00-9:00 & 10:00-12:00 UTC
Please note that these timings may be subject to change.

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
28 - 30 September, 2022
Register before 07 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the USD100 Early Bird discount. The price below includes this discount.
Please register by 14 Sep
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 159144
English
USD 1,650
USD 2,150
Regular
USD 2,400

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
30 November - 2 December, 2022
Register before 30 Aug, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 16 Nov
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 159943
English
USD 1,400
USD 1,800
Regular
USD 2,000

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (LIVE virtual classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
19 - 21 December, 2022
Register before 18 Sep, 2022 to take advantage of the 20% Early Bird discount (only for payment by credit card or ICH)*. The price below includes this discount. *Terms apply
Please register by 05 Dec
All prices are before tax and include applicable discounts.
Class no: 159139
English
USD 1,400
USD 1,800
Regular
USD 2,000

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 daily LIVE sessions:
10:30-12:30 & 13:30-15:30 Beijing/Singapore
6:30-8:30 & 9:30-11:30 Dubai
2:30-4:30 & 5:30-7:30 UTC

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Anticipate the logistical and regulatory needs of the global healthcare industry
  • Identify potential risks at critical points in the cold chain
  • Prevent and manage temperature deviations at critical points in the cold chain
  • Create your own Service Level Agreement (SLA) to clarify mutual expectations and minimize challenges within the cold chain
  • Develop Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) that ensure consistency in your operations
  • Summarize the air cargo industry’s best recommended practice - IATA Perishable Cargo Regulations (PCR) and Temperature Control Regulations (TCR)

Course content

The key topics that are covered during this course include:

  • Regulatory environment and Healthcare industry requirements
  • Procedures for handling time and temperature-sensitive healthcare shipments
  • Temperature management and temperature excursions
  • Critical control points in the healthcare supply chain
  • Packaging technologies
  • Use of SOPs and SLAs
  • Use of the IATA Time and Temperature Sensitive handling label and Acceptance Checklist

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Managers and staff involved in air cargo
  • Cargo quality
  • Cargo terminal, ramp operations, and ground handling services
  • Cargo reservations, sales and commercial analysis

Certificate awarded

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 80% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:

Pharmaceutical Handling Diploma

Preparing you with the regulatory and operational foundations you need to start handling temperature-controlled shipments and show you how to build specialized pharmaceutical services into your daily operations.

  • English
  • Português
  • Español
  • 中文

Special Cargo Handling Diploma

Safely and efficiently handle special commodities.

  • English
  • Español
  • 中文
  • Português
  • Français

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