Insurance 101: Protecting Your Cargo, Business & Bottom Line

Insurance 101: Protecting Your Cargo, Business & Bottom Line

In the complex and ever-evolving landscape of freight brokerage, understanding insurance is paramount to safeguarding your business, mitigating risks, and ensuring the smooth flow of goods. Our comprehensive online course, "Insurance Fundamentals for Freight Brokers," is tailor-made to provide you with a solid foundation in insurance principles, regulations, and best practices specifically tailored to the needs of freight brokers.


Course Highlights:


Insurance Basics for Freight Brokers: Explore the fundamental concepts of insurance, types of coverage, and terminology essential for freight brokers to confidently navigate the insurance landscape.


Cargo and Liability Coverage: Dive deep into cargo insurance and liability coverage, including the intricacies of coverage limits, claims handling, and legal obligations for protecting your clients' goods and your business.


Risk Management Strategies: Discover effective risk management techniques to identify, assess, and mitigate potential risks, enabling you to make informed decisions and reduce liabilities.


Whether you're a seasoned freight broker or new to the industry, "Insurance Fundamentals for Freight Brokers" will equip you with the knowledge and tools needed to navigate the intricate world of insurance with confidence. By the end of this course, you'll be empowered to make informed insurance decisions, protect your clients' cargo, and secure the financial well-being of your brokerage.


Enroll today and gain a competitive edge by mastering the essential insurance concepts that are vital for success in the freight brokerage business. Your journey toward becoming a trusted and well-informed insurance-savvy freight broker starts here.

Schedule of Activities for Quarter 4, 2024:

Release date: Monday, September 25, 2023

Module 1 – Introduction and Key Terms & Definitions - Release date: Monday, September 25, 2023

Student Orientation - Week of October 2-6, 2023

Module 2 – Auto Related Exposures & Cargo Related Exposures - Release date: Monday, October 16, 2023

Module 3 – General Liability Insurance & Property and Casualty Insurance - Release date: Monday, November 6, 2023

Module 4 - Certificates, Policy Structure & Other Items, and Claims - Release date: Monday, November 20, 2023

Virtual Office Hours - Week of December 4-10

Insurance 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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