Mercado courses (public)

Air Freight (ISC08N)


5 hours of Air Freight training content.

  • Introduction and History of US Air Cargo Industry sample
  • Structure of US Air Import Market
  • Drivers of US Air Import Market Structure
  • The International Air Transport Association
  • Types of Aircraft
  • All Cargo Aircraft: Examples
  • Passenger vs. All Cargo Aircraft
  • Unit Loading Devices (ULDs)
  • ULDs 2
  • The Role of the Freight Forwarder
  • Freight Consolidation
  • Consolidations: The House Air Waybill
  • Conditions of Contract for Carriage
  • Types of Consolidations
  • Air Freight Charges: Actual vs. Volume Weight
  • Calculation Steps: Actual vs. Volume Weight
  • Alternative Calculation: Actual vs. Volume Weight
  • Direct Shipments
  • Best Practices: Working with Air Freight Forwarders
  • Best Practices cont., Module Review
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed