Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)


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About

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: TCGP-63-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

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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

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’.

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Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
9 - 11 November, 2020
Please register by 26 Oct
All prices are before tax. Class no: 134682 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,750
Member
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 sessions daily:

11:00-13:00 & 14:00-16:00 Singapore (UTC+8)
5:00-7:00 & 8:00-10:00 Geneva (UTC+2)

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Last few seats

8 additional classes are scheduled

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
16 - 18 November, 2020
Register before 26 Oct, 2020 for a USD100 discount
Please register by 02 Nov
All prices are before tax. Class no: 129754 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,750
Member
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500

Virtual Classroom Training Information

2 sessions daily:

9:00-11:00 & 12:00-12:00 New York (UTC-5)
15:00-17:00 & 18:00-20:00 Geneva (UTC+1)

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
19 - 21 January, 2021
Register before 29 Dec, 2020 for a USD100 discount
Please register by 05 Jan
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132372 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,750
Member
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
17 - 19 February, 2021
Register before 19 Nov, 2020 for a 20% discount
Please register by 03 Feb
All prices are before tax. Class no: 135505 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,750
Member
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500

Virtual Classroom Training Information

This session will be delivered in Spanish with course materials in English.
Esta clase será impartida en Español con materiales en Inglés.

2 sessions daily/ 2 sesiones diarias:
8:00-10:00 & 11:00-13:00 Mexico (UTC-5)
9:00-11:00 & 12:00-14:00 New York (UTC-4)
15:00-17:00 & 18:00-20:00 Geneva (UTC+2)

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
9 - 11 March, 2021
Register before 09 Dec, 2020 for a 20% discount
Please register by 23 Feb
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132280 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,750
Member
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Asia (IATA)
6 - 8 April, 2021
Register before 06 Jan, 2021 for a 20% discount
Please register by 23 Mar
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132214 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,750
Member
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
13 - 15 April, 2021
Register before 13 Jan, 2021 for a 20% discount
Please register by 30 Mar
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132281 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,750
Member
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session EMEA (IATA)
15 - 17 June, 2021
Register before 17 Mar, 2021 for a 20% discount
Please register by 01 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132373 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,750
Member
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (Virtual Classroom)

Virtual Session Americas (IATA)
6 - 8 July, 2021
Register before 07 Apr, 2021 for a 20% discount
Please register by 22 Jun
All prices are before tax. Class no: 132282 English
Dev. Nations
USD 1,750
Member
USD 2,250
Regular
USD 2,500

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

  • 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.

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