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Exporter personnel looking for a broad understanding of international air and ocean freight forwarding services and operational procedures in the US will benefit from this class. Newly employed US-based forwarder personnel in non-operational job assignments will also benefit from this course as they quickly gain awareness of company services, customers and the regulatory environment. This class provides an overview of international freight forwarding services, with a focus on air and ocean cargo transportation, including; freight forwarder functions, modes of cargo transportation, direct vs. indirect carriage, handling air cargo, ocean cargo, NVOCC services and more.
Once you finish this course, a printable Certificate of Completion will be available for download. The course can be completed in 22 hours or less.
Note: See also course IB1u—Overview of US Customs Brokerage: Import Process, Operations and Relationships. For entry-level forwarder personnel hired or transferred into operational positions, more in-depth training is needed. Click here for additional operational oriented courses.
For those who are already a Certified Customs Specialist (CCS) or a Certified Export Specialist (CES) registered with the NCBFAA, provide us with your CCS/CES ID number and you will automatically get continuing education credits upon the successful completion of a qualified course. To get your CE credits, follow these easy steps:
That’s it! Once you’re signed up, we’ll automatically send any CE credits you earn directly to the NCBFAA!