ONLINE CLEARING AND FORWARDING DIPLOMA COURSE
Imagine 6 and a half months from now...you have completed your online Clearing and Forwarding Diploma course, and you have your Diploma in hand to present to your manager or a recruitment agent...
AND you loved the entire learning experience with ShippingCollege!
No more waiting to be noticed by your manager or waiting for your recruitment agent to contact you...
If you are hard working, ambitious and wanting to take the next step in your career you need to have a the right training which will provide you the knowledge required to competently fill your future role. Then you must know that you need to register for this course to achieve this objective.
You know that improving your knowledge in this specialised industry is crucial to future prospects. You are also aware that higher management values self improvement and quality training. The ability to self-develop is a desirable skill valued by management as it shows commitment to your personal growth, initiative, motivation and discipline which are highly valued by companies.
By the end of this online Clearing and Forwarding Diploma course,
you will have learnt…
the terminology commonly used within the industry to better understand certain operational situations and conversations.
the roles of freight forwarders and the structures around forwarding.
the various types of transport modes and the roles of shippers and how they work within the international trade of goods globally.
about vessels and cargo types relevant to the freight forwarding industry.
the importance of goods classification and duties in freight forwarding.
about international customs and shipping documents applicable to this industry.
the relevance of international trade law and sales contracts to transport globally.
about Incoterms 2020 and how to apply them in international trade.
the various types of international payments applicable to this industry.
the operations around freight forwarding and cargo movements.
"Completing my Clearing and Forwarding diploma with ShippingCollege has helped me become invaluable in providing logistics solutions to our clients. Complex topics are simplified in a more elaborate and practical way making it easy to understand. Excellent and timely support throughout the course. Thank you ShippingCollege." Geofrey Kafeero
"ShippingCollege is the best College to study with. I enjoyed the course like it was live in the classroom. I am a single mother of three young kids and I managed to study with them because the College Team were so friendly, flexible and co-operative! My e-Tutor was the best Tutor I have ever had. I would advice single mothers to study a profession with ShippingCollege if you are interested in this field. They give you freedom to study and they don't stress! They are so flexible. ShippingCollege I will be returning."
What’s inside the online Clearing and Forwarding Diploma course
Clearing and Forwarding Terminology
Glossary of industry terms. Over 75 pages of industry terminology.
The Freight Forwarding Business
Role of Freight Forwarders, Capitalisation and Assets, Forwarders Business Structure, The Container Export and Import Transactions and more.
Intermodal Freight versus Multimodal Freight, What is Shipping, Airfreight, Road Transport, Rail Transport, Route and Transport Mode selection.
Shipping Role Players
Exporter and Importer, Ocean Carriers and Ship Owners, Shipping Agents, International Ocean Freight Forwarders, Inland Carriers, Ship Brokers, Cargo Brokers and more.
Vessels and Cargo Types
Vessel types, Cargo types, Break Bulk shipping, Bulk shipping, Tramp service, Liner service, Types of Containers, Loading and Unloading Containers, Container securing, Load securing in Containers and more.
Goods Classification and Duties
TThe Role of Customs and Excise, Goods Classification, Customs Administrations, Customs Bonded Warehouse, Duty Calculation for Imports, Non-tariff Barriers to Trade, Special Tariffs, VAT and International Trade.
International Customs and Shipping Documents
Enquiry Documents, Instruction Documents, Transport Documents, Insurance Documents, Customs Documents, Inspection Documents, Finance Documents and more.
International Trade Law and Sales Contracts
WWhat is International Trade, Law in International Trade, Preparing an International Sales Contract, Model Sales Contract.
Introductions to Incoterms 2020, Terminology, 2020 Revisions, Selecting Terms, Rules for any Mode or Modes of Transport, Rules for Sea and Inland Waterway Transport.
Methods of Payment, Documentary Collection, Letter of Credit, Uniform Customs and Procedures (UCP 600).
Dangerous Goods overview, Groupage, Protection and Packaging of Goods, Weight to Volume comparisons, Freight Desk Operations, Detailing the Freight Costs.
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Questions our top students asked before enrolling in the Clearing and Forwarding Diploma course
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"This is one of the best courses I have ever completed. I have improved my knowledge in the Freight Forwarding industry, along with learning invaluable techniques for working in a Freight Forwarding office. As I am new to Freight Forwarding this was just what I needed. The course was able to present complex topics in an easy to understand manner." Jose Alvarez
"ShippingCollege has widen my knowledge of the Forwarding Industry. The course content was superb and I can't wait to return to further my studies with ShippingCollege." Olawumi Adenaike
Still thinking about it?
The CLEARING AND FORWARDING DIPLOMA course is PERFECT for you if…
- You are wanting to get your foot in the door of this exciting industry
- You feel you need more structured training for your current role in global logistics
- You are prepared to put in the work to complete your diploma successfully, hard word does not scare you
- You are willing and able to invest 4 hours a week to achieve your goals
- You are ready to stand out amongst your peers and be noticed with the aim of getting promoted
- You are someone who is beyond ready to take control of your career and knows that there's no “right time” to get started
I can’t wait for you to join the online Clearing and Forwarding Diploma course
I have worked in the Freight Forwarding and Shipping industry for many years and recruited many newcomers. This diploma course was created to empower those new to the industry to "hit the ground running" as we have found it can be a very daunting environment for those new to the industry. Many years of industry experience has been incorporated into this course to provide a comprehensive and practical implementation of what is required and essential to thrive in this ever evolving fast paced industry.
This course is for those new to the industry or those currently in the industry who want to certify their knowledge base and acquire promotions.
This is a dynamic and exciting industry to learn and work within, I highly recommend the wonderful world of freight forwarding.
Course Director - Mrs Kim Tabori