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

Live Animals for Cargo Personnel (e-learning)

Learn how to comply with standards and international welfare regulations such as the IATA Live Animals Regulations (LAR)

  • English

Live Animals for Passenger Handling Personnel (e-learning)

Learn how to comply with standards and international welfare regulations when shipping or accepting live animals for air transportation

  • English

Live Animals Regulations (LAR) course (partner-taught or self-study)

Use IATA's Live Animals Regulations manual to ship live animals safely and to comply with industry standards.

  • English

Live Animals Transportation (classroom)

Learn the most up-to-date airline and government requirements pertaining to the transport of live animals by air.

Managing Air Cargo Operations (classroom)

Learn effective techniques of managing Air Cargo Operations in order to save money, avoid risks, and enhance operations.

  • English

Perishable Cargo Logistics Management (classroom)

Learn how to use IATA’s Perishable Cargo Regulations (PCR), explore the HACCP methodology and learn how to use IATA’s CEIV fresh audit checklist to implement it in your organization

  • English

Perishable Cargo Transportation (classroom)

Gain the knowledge required to ship perishable goods safely and how to comply with the industry standards.

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

Responsible Leadership - University of Geneva (classroom)

Find out your own answers to what ‘’Leading responsibly’ means in your workplace.

  • English

Special Cargo Handling Diploma

Safely and efficiently handle special commodities.

  • English
  • Español
  • 中文
  • Português
  • Français

Special Cargo Handling Diploma (Self-study)

Develop a solid foundation for your cargo career by gaining knowledge and skills to accept and handle special cargo products such as dangerous goods, live animals and pharmaceuticals

  • English

Temperature Controlled Cargo Operations (classroom)

Learn the requirements of the healthcare industry for an air cargo logistics service provider, to become a player in the pharmaceutical logistics market.

Temperature Mapping Study (classroom)

Gain theoretical and practical knowledge on how to conduct a temperature mapping study related to storage areas designated for temperature-controlled healthcare products.

  • English

Temperature Controlled Container Operations (classroom)

This course will bring you up-to-speed on container types and their special operating procedures so you can ensure your equipment and services meet industry requirements.

  • English

Transport of Pharma Products and Vaccines by Air (e-learning)

Learn about product and transport process temperature ranges, packaging technologies, key risk factors and critical control points in pharma handling process.

  • English

ULD Build-up Training (classroom)

Recognize the different types of Unit Load Devices (ULDs) and have a clear understanding of their operating limitation.

  • English

ULD Management (classroom)

Unit Load Device (ULD) management training, including additionally the legal, technical and purchasing requirements for ULD

  • English

ULD Operations (classroom)

This comprehensive course covers all operational topics required for category 3 staff.

ULD Safety and Inspection (LIVE virtual classroom)

Learn what everybody should know about Unit load Devices (ULD) and their operation in air transport

  • English

ULD Train the Trainer (classroom)

Enhance your skills as a Unit Load Device (ULD) instructor with the latest teaching methods.

  • English