Course Objective

On completion of the training participants should be able to:

  • Have a solid background, knowledge and skills in cargo operations.
  • Gain insight into rules, regulations, safety and security as it affects Cargo handling functions.
  • Understand the cargo industry and how it operates.
  • Use and interpret codes used in cargo operations.


Course Content:

  • General Philosophy
  • Cargo Entities and Organisations
  • World Geography & time Zones
  • Port Charges Process & Procedures
  • Cargo Automation
  • Aircraft Types vis-a-vis Ground Support Equipment
  • Flight Routines Cargo Rating Control System
  • Cargo Air Tariff
  • Liability & Claim Handling
  • Air Waybill completion
  • Special Cargo (DGR)