Drayage 101: Introduction to Drayage For Brokers

Drayage 101: Introduction to Drayage For Brokers

Are you a new freight broker looking to expand your expertise and serve your clients more effectively? Understanding the ins and outs of Drayage operations is crucial for success in the logistics industry. Our "Drayage 101: Introduction to Drayage" online course is specifically designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in the drayage segment of freight brokerage.

This introductory level course will empower you with the expertise to handle drayage logistics, communicate effectively with stakeholders, and ensure efficient transportation of cargo from ports and rail yards to final destinations. Whether you're just starting your career as a freight broker or seeking to diversify your services, this course will equip you with essential drayage knowledge.

Course Highlights:

  • Flexible Learning: Access course materials at your convenience, allowing you to balance your studies with your busy schedule.
  • Industry Expertise: Learn from experienced instructors who have a deep understanding of both freight brokerage and drayage operations.
  • Practical Insights: Gain practical knowledge to make informed decisions and provide value to your clients.
  • Client Relationships: Enhance your ability to communicate with clients about drayage solutions and address their specific needs.
  • Comprehensive Curriculum: Covering drayage equipment, best practices, and the role of technology in modern drayage.

Who Should Take This Course:

  • New freight brokers seeking to expand their service offerings.
  • Individuals interested in starting a career as a freight broker with a focus on drayage.
  • Freight brokerage professionals who want to deepen their knowledge of drayage operations.

Schedule of Activities for Quarter 4, 2024:

Release date: Monday, September 25, 2023

Module 1 – Introduction - Release date: Monday, September 25, 2023

Student Orientation - Week of October 2-6, 2023

Module 2 – The Drayage Process - Release date: Monday, October 16, 2023

Module 3 – Managing the Operational Process - Release date: Monday, November 6, 2023

Module 4 - Additional Course Resources - Release date: Monday, November 20, 2023

Virtual Office Hours - Week of December 4-10

Drayage 101 Final Exam: December 14, 2023 9am-5pm ET

9/25/2023 8:00 AM - 12/14/2023 5:00 PM

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