The Cargo course has been introduced to help find out the latest e-commerce opportunities for the cargo market. Identify and implement a strategic marketing plan for the clearing of good at port. The course also trains people to become Cargo Agents and Specialists.

It is an internationally awarded Diploma (IATA/FIATA) programme. It has been designed to all who would like to work in Clearing and Forwarding Agency, Airline Cargo Industry, Airport as ground handlers or at the Cargo Ports. It is also suited for those who would eventually like to open a Clearing and Forwarding Agency.

Cargo professionals are now more than ever, required to understand very complex and changing issues to be able to maximize all aspects of their business operations. This Diploma will be awarded by IATA to those who successfully complete four of the following courses offered through the international Cargo Agents Training Programme within a two/three years period.

Required Courses:

  • IATA/FIATA Cargo Introductory Course
  • IATA/FIATA Dangerous Goods Regulation (DGR) – Initial

Elective Courses:

  • IATA/FIATA Air Cargo Rating
  • Shipping Perishable Cargo
  • IATA/FIATA Dangerous Goods Regulation-Recurrent

NB: Two courses are required and two courses must be selected from the elective courses.
Entry Requirements: WASSCE, SSSCE Students, Mature Students, Students awaiting results