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Freight forwarding includes planning and executing shipments by all modes of transport. Equivalently, understanding routes, rates, and carriers, making arrangements for shipments, monitoring shipments, and managing transportation documentation are important.


This Course will provide you with:

  • Acquire specific action plans to further develop their role and organizational benefit
  • Apprehend international logistics / freight procedures & documentation
  • Recognize and develop effective resources planning
  • Improve optimized work processes and financial areas including cost management and reduction

Who Should Attend

  • Persons who are new to the international transportation, trade, logistics and supply chain industries and need to acquire new skills and knowledge to become more employable
  • Those who are currently working in the international transportation, trade, logistics and supply chain industries, but wish to upgrade their skills and knowledge to advance their career


Day One

  • Definitions of Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Optimizing Warehouse Operation Flow
  • Warehouse Management
    • Role in the Supply Chain
    • Equipment Selection
    • Layout Option
  • The Theory of Constraints

Day Two

  • The Supply Chain Management and Transportation Implications
  • Terminologies in Transportation
  • The Transportation Process for Freight Movement
  • Transport Documentation
  • Carrier Characteristics and Services
  • Selecting the Type of Mode or Intermodal System

Day Three

  • Managing the Export and Import Function
  • Using Tools for Export
  • Customs
  • Understanding Export Customers’ Requirements
  • Consideration of Lead Time in Imports
  • Understanding Containerization

Day Four

  • Documentary Credits and Its Implication on the Freight Terms
  • Identify and Recognize Transportation Management Key Decisions
  • Show How the Management of Air and Maritime Transport is Critical
  • Show and Illustrate the International Commercial Terms in Transportation and the Implications

Day Five

  • Consequences
  • Outcomes
  • Analyzing the Key Drivers of Risk

Fee Information

Course Fees vary based on location, topic and dates of the course. Please contact us to get details. Standard course fee includes:

  • tuition costs
  • certificate
  • study materials
  • meals (Lunch and refreshments)
  • a social program (only if more than five participants attend)

  • Course Fee does not cover
  • Visa
  • travel costs
  • any insurance
  • accommodation
  • personal expenses and other meals

  • Discounts may apply for groups, In-house training or destinations other than specified in the program. Please contact us with your requirements and we will provide you with a quotation.

    Important Notes

    General Notes:

  • As an open course, this program is offered in specific destinations. However, for groups and as an in-house training, it can be offered in many parts of the world. Please contact us for more details
  • This program can be integrated with any other program in the same category and the client will get a considerable discount.
  • Accordemy courses can be offered in other languages than English too. Please contact us for your needs.

  • What Participants Receive?
  • Certificate of course completion issued by Accord Worldwide, Inc. The USA.
  • Lifetime free access to online version of the course material.
  • Lifetime free membership in related online discussion groups.
  • Discounted fee for future courses.

  • Travel Management

    If you require support in managing your trip to the course destination, we can provide you with information or arrangement. Travel management will be done by third party service providers and any discount will not apply on travel expenses.


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