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
IATA Cargo & DGR courses are based on the latest IATA Manuals, which stipulate the latest rules and regulations that have come into effect.

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 81 courses and diplomas

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Air Cargo Advanced Marketing (partner-taught or self-study)

This course uses our expertise to provide knowledge on cargo rating principles and Air Waybill completion, as well as basic marketing procedures.

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Air Cargo Advanced Marketing for the Leadership & Management Training Program (partner-taught or self-study)

Review cargo rates and charges, construction and combination rates, and completing air waybills with IATA and Harvard ManageMentor leading to the Diploma in Leadership & Management.

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Air Cargo Business Development Diploma

This virtual diploma gives in-depth exploration of the fundamentals and foundation of air cargo business management strategy, skills and development tools, and will equip you with critical competencies to succeed in an ever-changing global air cargo business environment.

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Air Cargo Business Processes, Electronic Messaging and Pre-Load Data Filing (classroom)

Using the IATA Cargo-XML manual and toolkit, learn how to implement Cargo-XML within your organization and how to convert between Cargo-XML and Cargo-IMP.

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Air Cargo Business Strategy and Planning (LIVE virtual classroom)

Find new managerial perspectives and create strategic pillars, develop encouraging business strategies and materialize plans with accuracy, while working towards a common stakeholder strategic goal.

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Air Cargo Competitor Analysis and Market Research (LIVE virtual classroom)

Learn about the factors that impact performance in the industry, how to make effective decision through the interpretation of market research and analysis, and how to help your company improve its market share

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Air Cargo Customer Service (LIVE virtual classroom)

Help your business to develop its customer service program to the highest level

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Air Cargo Diploma (self-study)

This diploma will give you a well-rounded introduction to today’s complex air cargo industry, helping you get a head start in your career at an airline, freight forwarder or ground handling company. You will learn about the key stakeholders in the air cargo supply chain, how they operate, and the skill sets you need to stand out as a desirable candidate.

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Air Cargo Fundamentals (LIVE virtual classroom)

Acquire basic understanding of the terms, equipment, documents and procedures used in the global air cargo industry

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Air Cargo Management (classroom)

Review the cargo system with an international perspective, focusing on the business, operations and regulatory fundamentals.

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Air Cargo Management Diploma

Understand the complex and changing issues required to maximize all aspects of the cargo business.

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Air Cargo Marketing and Product Strategy (LIVE virtual classroom)

The air cargo marketing and product management is a unique virtual course that will provide you a wide range of tools and techniques to develop a strategic marketing plan in a competitive air cargo industry

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Air Cargo Revenue Optimization (LIVE virtual classroom)

Learn the fundamental air cargo revenue management procedures and optimization skills.

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Air Cargo Route Profitability (LIVE virtual classroom)

Make rapid decisions on whether to alter, supplement or exclude routes from your air cargo network or schedule for profitability

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Air Cargo Rules and Rates (LIVE virtual classroom)

Acquire basic understanding of the structure of the different TACT publications, the main principles of air cargo rules and rates, the application of them in the calculation of charges and their representation on the Air Waybill.

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Air Cargo Sales (LIVE virtual classroom)

Develop a strategic sales plan in a competitive air cargo industry and learn how to benchmark a company’s sales plan

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Audit, Quality and Risk Management for Temperature Controlled Cargo (LIVE virtual classroom)

A standard internal audit process you can immediately apply within your business to ensure compliance with common regulations and quality standards.

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Audit, Quality and Risk Management for Temperature Controlled Cargo (classroom)

This course provides a standard internal audit process you can immediately apply within your business to ensure compliance with common regulations and quality standards.

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Aviation Security Awareness – Cargo, Mail and Catering (e-learning)

This course is tailor-made to your role and will introduce you to the security measures and regulations you need to know whilst working in a cargo or catering environment.

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Cargo Accident Investigation and Prevention (classroom)

Focus on safety in a cargo environment by properly investigating accidents and developing effective prevention programs.

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Cargo Airline Customer Service (classroom)

An introduction to the fundamental elements of customer service and how they can be applied in any organization

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Cargo Airline Management with Business Simulation (classroom)

An in-depth exploration of the fundamentals of cargo airline business management strategy, skills, and development tools.

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Cargo Business Development for Airports (LIVE virtual classroom)

Craft new ideas and attract new cargo business for any airport at the same time developing your cargo business network.

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Cargo Business Development for Airports (classroom)

This course gives you fuel for your marketing campaigns and ideas for attracting new cargo business to your airport.