29/02/2024 12:59

Freight Broker Training

Broker Training

The freight logistics industry is crucial to national and international shipping. Freight brokers (also called transportation brokers or truck brokerages) play a vital role in helping shipments reach their final destinations and ensure that truckers get paid for their hard work. Freight broker training is an important first step to a successful career in this field. While there are plenty of free resources available on the internet, attending a course taught by an experienced professional can help you to gain a solid foundation and set you up for success.

This online freight broker training course covers the fundamentals of setting up a new freight agency or brokerage. The curriculum will also cover the laws and terminology involved, how to market yourself as a freight broker, choosing valuable tools and software, back-office procedures, recordkeeping, and much more. The course also teaches students how to choose the right carrier and shipper for their loads, how to do freight rating, and how to negotiate with clients.

Whether you are just starting out or you have been in the business for some time, taking this freight broker training will give you the knowledge and confidence to make your new career a success. The instructor has over 19 years of experience in the freight industry and he wants to share his skills and passion with others.

The Broker Course is 45 hours and consists of 11 separate numbered sessions. You can start with any session and can mix days and nights as you see fit, however you must complete all 11 numbered sessions to qualify for the School and State Exams. Once these courses have been taken, you will have 8 years to use them for a license application, after which they will expire. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.