PG Diploma in Shipping and Freight Forwarding

DLP India Edutech Private Limited

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Typology Postgraduate
Methodology Online
Duration 3 Months
Start Different dates available
Delivery of study materials Yes
Support service Yes
Virtual classes Yes
  • Postgraduate
  • Online
  • Duration:
    3 Months
  • Start:
    Different dates available
  • Delivery of study materials
  • Support service
  • Virtual classes

This PG helps Shipping Company Managers and Officers, Managers of Logistics & Freight forwarding companies and Management Students to gain an in depth insight and understand the basic fundamentals and the principles for effective Shipping & Freight Forwarding Management which is essential to the leading companies in the concerned industry. The course has significant relevance in UAE especially since Dubai is considered as one of the major hubs for shipping and trans shipment business and hosts one of the largest ports in the world. The course contents helps in understanding how to effectively strategize as well as efficiently manage the shipping and freight forwarding business in its entirety.


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Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

The course aims to enable understudies to: Fundamental concept of International Trade, role of Supply chain and logistics in International trade. Understand the framework of export and import documentation. Role and effectiveness of Freight Forwarding, International organizations in forwarding and trade. Understand the role of transportation, selection of various modes of transportation for facilitating freight forwarding. Role of freight forwarders in consolidation, break bulk, containerization, LCL and FCL shipment. Demurrage and Dunnage. Weights and Measurements

· Who is it intended for?

The Course would be very beneficial for the students who want to make their career in following fields: Frieght Forwarders Document clearance agents Coordinators Shipping industry related field

· Requirements

Bachelor’s degree or 2 years of work experience Minimum 18 years and above


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What you'll learn on the course

International Trade
Document clearance agents
Frieght Forwarders

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Course programme

  • Introduction to International trade, objectives of international trade, factors leading to international trade, Understand the link between international trade and SCM. Role of SCM and logistics in International trade. International trade environment,Economic integration, Regional trade blocks in improving international trade.
  • Documentation EIC Code, Bill of Lading, Types of Bill of Lading, Freight Bill, Claims; Documentation “ International: Sales documents, Export declaration, Export License, Import License, consular invoice, Commercial invoice, certificate of origin, certificate of value, Carnet, Phyto Sanitary certificate, Bill of Entry, Export Bill of Lading, Ocean Bill of Lading, insurance certificate. INCO Terms 2010 ,Letter of Credits
  • Fundamental principles and freight forwarding, Role of UNCTAD“ United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, ICC International Chamber of Commerce, WCO “ World Customs Organization, WTO “ World Trade Organization, World Bank , ISO “ International Organization of Standardization, FIATA “International Federation of Freight Forwarders Association
  • Various Modes of transport, About time zones and transportation, Major routes of all modes, The Trans-Asian European corridors, Linkages between modes and economic groupings, Climatic conditions and transport, suitability of mode for the freight. Trade and geopolitics(Markets and their trends)
  • To understand the Customs Clearing & Freight Forwarding environment as well as the complication of consolidation and the delays in clearing and moving the freight.

Additional information

You can Pay Either in Installments or One Time. As the Amount payable is same in Both the cases of Installment or One Time. If You choose Installment then Installment for the First is 45500 and Installment for the Second is 19500.

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