• To provide training on 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 groupage, its actors, roles, market segmentation and trends


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 (infrastructure & equipment):
    • Port terminals & Warehouses
  • Groupage Handling
  • Regulations, Documentation and procedures
  • Information: (traceability and tracking):
    • Supply Chain Placement and Coordination, Monitoring, Port Community Systems, Internal and external audits
  • Management of a container terminal
  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • Road transportation:
    • Development of new routes & Added value
  • Quality Aspects: AEO, certifications and guarantees
  • Import-export procedures
  • Customs Procedures: import-export (FCL-LCL)


  • Workshop: e-freight & PCS
  • Visits to a NVOCC’s, Border Inspection Post (BIP), a container terminal and warehouses

Participant profile

Professionals dedicated to the transport of freight and logistics, freight forwarders and transport students.


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Others (contact us)




3 days

Price per person