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  • Ari Ketola

New Air Cargo Basics eLearning Course Now Available

Airlines transport tens of millions of metric tons of goods a year. This represents more than 35% of global trade by in terms of value but less than 1% of world trade in volume.

Air cargo is a vital partner in delivering medicines, medical equipment and in keeping global supply chains functioning for the time-sensitive materials.

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

Course content

  • Course introduction<

  • Global air cargo business

  • Aircraft and equipment

  • Preparing cargo for transport

  • Air cargo rating

  • Airport operations

  • The future of air cargo

  • Course Summary

  • Final Test

This course is designed for

  • Cargo personnel

  • Airline staff

  • Airport Operator’s personnel

  • Freight forwarders

  • Postal and express parcel handling personnel

Course duration

Time required to study this course is 1,5 hours.

Certificate awarded

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

Course references

  • IATA, Cargo Handling Manual (ICHM)

  • IATA Cargo Handling Manual (CHM)

  • IATA Airport Handling Manual (AHM)

  • IATA ULD Regulations (ULDR)

  • IATA Live Animals Regulations (LAR)

  • IATA Perishable Cargo Regulations (PCR)

  • IATA, Temperature Control Regulations (TCR)


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80 EUR per user

Ask for special price for 10 or more users

If you want to get more information

Please don’t hesitate to contact us to know more. Just send us an email to get more information.

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