Training course in groupage operations and consolidated transport
Accessing specialised training in intermodal transport, with a particular focus on groupage operations, warehouse logistics, and groupage operations and infrastructures will help you to design, build and manage door-to-door logistics operations more efficiently and safely. Subsequently, this will help improve services and reduce costs and the environmental impact of your operations.
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*Includes all of the activities listed in the programme
Discounts available for alumni and collaborators!
- To provide training in groupage and consolidation operations.
- To show groupage operations, infrastructures and equipment in detail and from a practical perspective.
- To offer deep insights into road, maritime and air logistics, and specifically for groupage, its actors, roles, market segmentation and trends.
Professionals dedicated to the transport of freight and logistics, freight forwarders and transport students.
The course on groupage and consolidation is highly specialised. The contents are divided into workshops and lectures complemented by audiovisual material. During the workshops the participants will visit several port facilities, infrastructures, warehouses and NVOCC’s. The classes are interactive and the students are encouraged to participate actively. The documentation will be handed out both in hard and electronic copy. At the end of the course, successful participants will receive a diploma.
- Intermodal Groupage:
- History, NVOCC, National and International Groupage, Benefits (cost and environment), Types of cargo
- Consolidation Centres:
- Supply Chain
- Infrastructure, warehousing and equipment
- Groupage Handling
- Regulations, documentation and procedures
- Management of a container terminal
- Insurance and risk management
- Road transportation
- Development of new routes
- Added value
- Import-export procedures
- Customs Procedures: import-export (FCL-LCL)
Genial. He aprendido mucho, sobre todo al ver la operativa donde difieren perspectivas.
El curso me ha gustado mucho, las sesiones han sido muy interesantes y nos habéis descubierto un mundo totalmente nuevo para nosotros.
Virtualization and simulation at the Escola Europea’s Portvirtuallab.com/in DidYouKnow-Groupage, Escola projects, News
The development of advanced computer systems is enabling new ways of interacting and learning via simulators: a trendy learning environment that enhances learners’ experiences. Some logistics organizations are betting heavily on technology, either to improve their competitiveness in an increasingly digital world, for mimicry with other similar companies in the sector or for fear of […]
#DidYouKnow – Short guide on packaging and security/in #DidYouKnow, DidYouKnow-Groupage, Escola news, Issue 31 | Summer 2019
In this article for #DidYouKnow we think about the packaging and security of consolidated shipments (groupage). The question we aim to answer is how the should the boxes be transported? Several factors are the key to ensure the safe arrival of the goods at their destinations. These include: – Packing: Packing must be made and […]
#DidYouKnow – What training do we need to work with NVOCC’s?/in #DidYouKnow, DidYouKnow-Groupage, Escola news, Issue 27 | Summer 2018
Consumption models are evolving towards systems of more customised attention to the final consumer. This has consequently fuelled a change in manufacturing and distribution models. More and more products of very different sizes are exported with very short delivery times and sent directly into the hands of the final customer. It is the evolution from […]