Course Information

Final test information

  • Final test delivery method: Non-supervised online test can be taken in the end of the course

  • Final test format: Multiple choice questions

  • Number of questions: 20 (drawn from a question bank)

  • Pass mark: 80% correct answers

Course references

  • IATA, Airport Handling Manual (AHM)

  • IATA, Ground Operations Manual (IGOM)

  • IATA, Cargo Handling Manual (ICHM)


Language versions

  • English



How to register?

This eLearning course is only available for companies, not for private individuals. Course is available in all locations globally 24/7. Course can be studied immediately after purchase.


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Pay Per Use

  • Access for one or more persons whenever needed

  • Discounted prices available for multiple purchases


  • Priced by the number of employees and selected courses

  • Unlimited use of selected courses

  • Monthly subscription fee at discounted price

  • Dedicated training portal according to clients’ brand

This course can be tailored on request with client specific content and look & feel.
Tailor-made courses on any training subject are available on request at competitive price.
Air Cargo Basics – eLearning course

The Air Cargo Basics course has been designed to give the participants an overview about air cargo to obtain a “big picture” about the different stakeholder involved and the fundamental elements of air cargo operations.

This course is designed for

  • Cargo personnel

  • Airline staff

  • Airport Operator’s personnel

  • Freight forwarders  

  • Postal and express parcel handling personnel  


Learning objectives

Upon completion of this course, a course participant will be able to:

  • gain an overview about the aspects of air cargo operations

  • learn different service providers and stakeholders and their role at air cargo operations

  • obtain an overview of roles and responsibilities in air cargo operations

  • understand environmental and sustainable policies in air cargo business

  • learn the competitive advantage of air cargo and future trends

Course content

  • Introduction to aviation history and airline industry

  • Aviation regulations and associations

  • Basic information of aviation safety and security

  • Environment and sustainability policies in air cargo business

  • Competitive advantage of air cargo and future trends

  • Course summary

  • Final test


Course duration

Time required to study this course is 30 minutes.

Certificate awarded

Upon successful completion of the final test, a participant will be awarded with an eCertificate.