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Understanding Global Shipping and Ocean Forwarding

The Understanding Global Shipping and Ocean Forwarding course covers the strategies and processes of global shipping and ocean freight forwarding.

  • Image20 Hours
  • ImageIntermediate
  • ImageEnglish
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What You'll Learn

This course is COVID-19 current.

Aimed at staff with an intermediate level of freight forwarding experience, the Understanding Global Shipping and Ocean Forwarding course explores the day-to-day operations of global shipping and ocean freight forwarding.

You’ll learn how the shipping industry responds to international trade, as well as the different sectors in which ships are employed, the different types of ships engaged, the international waterways important to shipping, and the roles of international ports and port authorities.

The course also outlines the advantages of moving cargo in containers, the different types of containers available for different goods, and the container pricing process.

Additionally, you’ll examine the role of a freight forwarder, including their networks, the technology they use and the risk management regulations to which they need to adhere.

Course Content

This course is COVID-19 current.

Aimed at staff with an intermediate level of freight forwarding experience, the Understanding Global Shipping and Ocean Forwarding unit explores the day-to-day operations of global shipping and ocean freight forwarding.

You’ll learn how the shipping industry responds to international trade, as well as the different sectors in which ships are employed, the different types of ships engaged, the international waterways important to shipping, and the roles of international ports and port authorities.

The unit also outlines the advantages of moving cargo in containers, the different types of containers available for different goods, and the container pricing process. Additionally, you’ll examine the role of a freight forwarder, including their networks, the technology they use and the risk management regulations to which they need to adhere.

Assessment

Multiple Choice Assessment available for Certificate of Completion.

Course Price

Free for CargoWise One users and CargoWise Partners; only accessible from the WiseTech Academy link on your MyAccount page.

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