Handling Cargo & Shipping Documentation: Through Customs And Duty Officers

Training Handling Cargo & Shipping Documentation: Through Customs And Duty Officers

Course Introduction:

Operating procedures in the sea cargo field may seem complex in terms of the methods used for the handling and shipping of sea cargo. This is a step-by-step training course that will provide you with a solid cargo knowledge, skills and capabilities, leading to a more efficient working environment.

Course Objectives:

By the end of the course the attendees will be able to:

  • Identify air cargo industry terms and expressions
  • Understand specific country and carrier regulations
  • Accept cargo consignment and utilize the procedures involved in handling special cargo
  • Gain knowledge of the condition of carriage
  • Apply basic rating principals
  • Deliver consistent quality of service to customers

Who Should Attend?

  • Cargo operations
  • Station managers
  • Shippers, cargo agents, consolidators, freight forwarders, and other agencies involved in the transport of cargo
  • Instructional designers and instructors responsible for cargo training

Course Outline:

· Sea cargo industry regulations
· Sea cargo agency
· World geography
· Calculation of transportation time
· TACT manual overview
· Loading limitations
· Handling facilities
· Ports Cargo terminal
· Cargo booking process
· Customer service excellence
· Cargo acceptance
· Instruction of carriage
· Special cargo: live animals, perishable, high valuable, human remains
· Cargo security overview
· Cargo rates and charges
· TACT manual
· Chargeable weight
· Currencies
· Minimum charges
· General cargo rates
· Specific commodity rates
· Class rates
· Condition of carriage overview
· Cargo process and documentation
· Shipment documentation
· Cargo build-up process
· Loading/unloading
· Manifesting
· Export/import process and documentation
· Delivery