Diploma of International Freight Forwarding
A qualification for those working in advanced international freight forwarding roles.
Successful completion will require the self-directed application of knowledge and skills, with substantial depth in some areas where judgement is required in planning and selecting appropriate equipment, services and techniques for self and others. Applications involve participation in the development of strategic initiatives as well as personal responsibility and autonomy in performing complex technical operations or organising others. It may include participation in teams, including those concerned with planning and evaluation functions. Group or team coordination and training may be involved.
The Diploma of International Freight Forwarding qualification is aligned to the following four job role specialisations:
Group A International Freight Forwarders with responsibilities for managing own and work group activities
Group B International Freight Forwarders specialising in special transport services including dangerous goods
Group C International Freight Forwarders with work group and training responsibilities
Group D International Freight Forwarders with responsibilities in a range of work contexts