Ensuring safe and reliable shipments
Dynamic and innovative training solutions for every aspect of cargo operations

IATA Cargo and Logistics training has an unparalleled track-record in helping thousands of air cargo professionals stay at the top of their game.

Time is of essence in cargo and the operations are very complex. You must solve the short-term problem of shipment and the long-term challenge of digital transformation.

We offer the industry’s most dynamic and innovative training solutions for every aspect of the supply chain, including strategy, business planning and development, management and optimization, business intelligence, operations and handling.

IATA offers internationally recognized training certificates with the added benefit of:

  • Practical and interactive training to equip students with skills and knowledge to apply in the workplace
  • Highly qualified instructors, who are experts in their field, and proven ability to deliver courses with high results
  • Course materials based on IATA’s manuals, standards and industry best practices
  • In-house customized training based on your learning objectives

Ensure up-to-date skills throughout 2022
IATA Cargo & DGR courses are based on the 2022 IATA Manuals, which stipulate the latest rules and regulations that came into effect on 1 January 2022.

Join the more than 12,900 people who have upskilled their level of competency with IATA’s Cargo and Logistics courses over the past 3 years.


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Found 68 courses and diplomas

Cargo Business Strategy and Planning Management (classroom)

Learn new managerial perspectives including strategic pillars, business strategies and plans with accuracy, while working towards a common strategic goal.

  • English

Cargo Claims and Complaint Handling (classroom)

This course will provide you with the knowledge of the current crucial legal aspects of carriage of cargo by air for all industry stakeholders who are concerned with effective cargo claims handling and loss prevention.

  • English

Cargo Introductory course (partner-taught or self-study)

Learn about basic IATA cargo rules and procedures, how freight forwarders and airline cargo units operate, plus much more.

  • English

Cargo Introductory course for the Leadership & Management Training Program (partner-taught or self-study)

Learn about basic IATA cargo rules and procedures, how freight forwarders and airline cargo units operate, plus much more.

  • English

Cargo Leadership Development Program with Harvard Business Publishing

This program comprises cargo training through IATA courses and management skills through Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) modules. Today’s managers and business leaders need to be equipped with the skills and behaviors required to achieve key commercial objectives. This advanced program will provide you with an in-depth exploration of the fundamentals of cargo airline business strategy, methodology and business development tools. The combination of IATA courses and HMM modules are designed to balance theory and practical application, and to equip you with critical competencies in cargo airline business management.

  • English

Cargo Marketing and Advertising (classroom)

Examine cargo demand and create marketing solutions for your target market; strategize creative and cost-effective marketing.

  • English

Cargo Operations Oversight for Airports (classroom)

Stay on top of the latest regulatory changes in the air cargo industry to provide a sufficient air cargo operational oversight at your airport

  • English

Cargo Proration (classroom)

Ensure your airline receives its correct cargo revenue entitlement in the current high cost and competitive environment.

  • English

Cargo Revenue Accounting Procedures (classroom)

During this course improve your knowledge and gain the practical skills to monitor your cargo sales and revenue processing.

  • English

Cargo Revenue Management with Optimization Simulations (classroom)

Manage sales, pricing, inventory and systems to capture revenue opportunities and remain competitive.

  • English

Cargo Route Development Optimization (classroom)

Be empowered to make rapid decisions on whether to alter, supplement or exclude routes from your network or schedule.

  • English

Cargo Sales and Key Account Management (classroom)

Gain a wide range of tools and techniques to develop a strategic sales plan in a competitive air cargo industry.

  • English

Cargo Security Awareness (partner-taught or self-study)

Build your awareness in air cargo security regulations and the basic principles of security enforcement in the cargo environment.

  • English

Cargo Skills and Procedures (classroom)

Develop a solid foundation for your cargo career by learning the fundamentals of cargo skills and procedures.

Cargo Supply Chain and Transport Modes course (partner-taught or self-study)

Improve your knowledge regarding supply chain management, logistics and different modes of transport.

Cargo Warehouse Operations and ULD Build-up (classroom)

Gain the tools and techniques needed to ensure that your warehouse processes are safe, efficient and cost effective.

  • English

CASS and CASSlink Workshop (classroom)

Learn more about local IATA Cargo Account Settlement System (CASS) and Governance

  • English

CEIV Fresh Refresher course for Key Personnel (LIVE virtual classroom)

Define quality and risk management systems around the transport, handling and manipulation of time and temperature-sensitive perishable shipments in the air freight industry

  • English

CEIV Live Animals Refresher (LIVE virtual classroom)

CEIV Live Animal Refresher training is designed to fulfil the 3-year CEIV Live Animals refresher training requirement

  • English

CEIV Pharma Refresher course for Key Personnel (classroom)

Quality and risk management systems in the transport, handling, and manipulation of Pharma time and temperature-sensitive shipments

e-Cargo Business Process and Standards (classroom)

This course will teach you how to apply the business processes, functional specifications, and standards related to the e-Cargo program.

  • English

IATA - Embry-Riddle Logistics and Supply Chain Management Certificate (e-learning)

This certificate program addresses topics such as basic cargo procedures, loading, sourcing, procurement, packaging, and distribution.

  • English

Lean Six Sigma in Air Cargo Logistics (classroom)

An overview of the Lean Six Sigma concept and how it can be applied to the Air Cargo and Logistics industries

  • English

Live Animals Cargo Logistics Management (classroom)

Learn the best practices and standards for the carriage of live animals by air