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Introduction to Freight Forwarding: 9 May 2017

9 May, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm NZST


Newcomers to the freight industry can find the environment overwhelming.  DGM Training Services one day Introduction to Freight Forwarding course breaks down the international freight forwarding process into understandable components.  It is designed to help the novice navigate the regulations, terms and abbreviations to give them a practical insight that will help them at their work site, whatever area of the industry they work in.

Key points:
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[li]The role of a freight forwarder – what do they need to know in order to give clients the best possible outcome?;[/li]
[li]Relevant border agencies and legislation as they relate to importing and exporting;[/li]
[li]Types of cargo and considerations for shipping options;[/li]
[li]Documentation, tariff codes, INCO terms, and insurance;[/li]
[li]Dangerous Goods and HSNO.[/li][/list]

Who should attend:
This course is recommended for:
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[li]Novices to the industry;[/li]
[li]Operational, sales and administration staff within your company may also benefit by attending this course.[/li]

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[li]Detailed workbook, pen and paper will be supplied.[/li]

Certification awarded:
On successful completion of this course the attendee will be awarded a Introduction to Freight Forward certification.

Course refreshments:
Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea are provided as part of this course.  Dietary requirements can be catered for within the provided lunch ensuring this is advised upon booking.  The following dietary requirements can be catered for: dairy free, gluten free, no pork/beef, and vegetarian.

Cancellation terms:
Cancellations or course transfers made on or after Wednesday 2nd May 2018 will be subject to a $150.00+GST cancellation/transfer fee. Cancellations/transfers within 48 hours of the course date or non-attendance, once registered, without notification will incur full course cost.


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9 May, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm NZST
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Russell Hay, Dangerous Goods Management
09 255 7818


Dangerous Goods Management Ltd
39 Richard Pearse Drive
Auckland, Auckland 2022 New Zealand
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Phone: 0800 256 030 or +64 (0) 9 275 5559 / Email: training@dgm.co.nz
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