As a leader in the online freight brokerage education industry, Freight Brokers Course.com has developed a Freight Brokerage School for students to become independent contract agents or freight brokers. We train agents on industry terms, how to get a freight broker license and the rules and regulations of the industry. freight broker class training consisting of a Our Freight Broker License Training Guide was written by members of our load board and a group of experienced freight brokers in the industry, who have a combined total of 15 years of knowledge and experience in the trucking industry. Our training guide provides you with all of the information you need to become a freight broker or an agent as well as the step-by step process by which to move freight, find drivers as well has how to use the carrier agreement forms provided.
You get all of this in one easy, convenient, affordable download! This guide is an immediate download in your student learning center. Listed below are topics covered in the Freight Broker Training Guide.
Freight Broker Class Topics
- Freight Broker/Agent job description
- Setting up your business
- Becoming a freight broker
- Members roles How to find shippers (customers)
- Contacting Shippers
- Shipper Cold Call Script
- Paperwork between broker & shipper
- Approve a shipper for business
- Calculate a freight shipment rate
- Locate trucks to move your loads using load boards
- Make sure a carrier is legal & reputable
- Calculate the rate for the truck
- Paperwork between broker & carrier
- Load Tracking
- Billing & Payment
- Step by step guide to freight movement
- Incoterms 2013 – ICC Official Rules
- CSA2010 – New 2013
- UCR – Unified Carrier Registration
- Smartway & CARB Compliant Carriers – New 2013
- MAP-21 Rules for Freight Brokers
The self paced, online freight brokerage course prepares agents to manage your own freight brokerage business with other industry leaders, or become your own independently licensed freight broker, as you determine the best strategy to meet your business objectives.
Once you graduate from our Freight Brokerage School, you’ll be prepared to enjoy the following benefits as part of this exciting and lucrative freight brokerage industry.
How We Prepare You for the Freight Brokerage Industry
Course + Forms
Basic + Directory
Basic Plus + Load Board + Website Templates