TraversEd Certificate Courses:
Moving beyond the ordinary, the Advanced Freight Services course elaborates on the topics of ocean transportation, ocean and air chartering, project cargo, customs, transportation law and legal liability, and the role of the freight forwarder within supply chain.
After achieving a Tier 2 certificate, completion of this course fulfills the Tier 3 certificate requirement.
Online On Demand
We recommend that you register for this course after you have completed the International Transportation and Trade course and the Essentials of Freight Forwarding course.
Types of ships, their use, and types of cargo they carry
Types of marine terminals, their operation and equipment used
Key aspects of chartering a vessel and types of charter available
Why and how to charter an aircraft
How projects are handled and how to avoid costly mistakes
Customs processes, voluntary compliance and doing business with the CBSA
Structure of the Harmonized System (HS)
Customs release systems and accounting process
Benefits of customs programs, e.g., CSA, ACI
International conventions relevant to international transportation
Elements of a binding contract and available remedies
Insurance matters and risk management
Supply chain as the flow of information, products and funds
Complexities and leading changes in logistics
Technology in supply chain and how it enables and enhances decision making
Benefits and challenges of global supply chains