International Air Freight Forwarding

Overview: This module is a deep study of the Air Freight organization. The actors are defined in their roles. The regulatory frame and contractual documents are described. 

Audience: Any personnel involved in the Expediting and Shipping of Goods: Procurement, Logistics, Transit Agent.

Deliverables: Upon completion of this course the attendants will have a complete understanding of the organization of the international air freight transport. 
They will be able to enhance their efficiency in the various positions of a Transit/Logistics department and improve the Supply Chain efficiency.

Certificate: The training will be completed by an online test on EvalBox. Upon completion of the training, including the test, participants will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance issued by Adinergy.

  1. Introduction: The Actors of the International Air Freight.

  2. Regulatory framework of the International Air Freight: International Air Regulations - International Air Conventions - Definition of Air Carrier Responsibility by the Conventions.
  3. The Documents and Contract: The AWB - The MAWB - The HAWB.
  4. The Organization of the Air Transport: The Shipper – The Airline Agent – The Handling Agent –The Airlines – Freight Security.
  5. Aircraft Chartering: The specific cases when Oil & Gas Industry charters aircrafts.

Content of the Course