Cargo Management


6 Months


12th (Any Stream)

Minimum Age

17 ½ Years


Air Cargo Management course deal with the management of carriage or shipment. Operating procedures in the air cargo field may seem complex in terms of the methods used for handling the transport of goods by air. The Diploma provides you with the cargo knowledge and skills to master these procedures, leading to a more efficient working environment.

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to :

Guide clients on the IATA rules and procedures for air freight shipments, Arrange air cargo shipments in accordance with IATA rules and procedures, Apply published rates and charges for air cargo shipments, Complete air waybills accurately, Prepare shipments ready for carriage, Identify dangerous goods permitted for transport and their DGR categories, Pack-mark- label dangerous goods, Complete a Shipper's Declaration for dangerous goods, Follow general emergency procedures when a damaged package is discovered.


Any graduate preferred, Pass in 10+2 (State or Central board)

Cargo staffs are assumed to fulfill the following topics

  • World Geography
  • Use of guides
  • Aircraft handling facilities
  • Door dimensions
  • Industry regulations
  • Air Cargo acceptance
  • Cargo automation
  • Introduction to ULD
  • The Air Cargo Agency
  • Cargo booking procedures
  • Air cargo rates and charges
  • Aircraft structural limitations

Job Opportunities

Training in air cargo management can lead to rewarding careers in both the public and private sectors. Depending on the organisation and type of job, the job description and pay may change. The best career choices after completing courses in air cargo management

  • Cargo Manager - Cargo managers plan, direct and coordinate the distribution and storage of supplies. The cargo manager ensures that the customer's needs are met. They also oversee the financial transaction related to logistics.
  • Cargo Officer - The Cargo officer ensures that proper preparation is done for the type of cargo space. The officer also ensures the safe and efficient handling of cargo on board.
  • Cargo Supervisor - Cargo Supervisor coordinates and supervises the activities in the unloading, loading, staging of aircraft cargo/baggage and securing
  • Cargo Executive - Cargo Executive expedite and route the movement of incoming and outgoing freight and cargo shipments. Executives take orders from customers and arrange a pickup of cargo or freight for delivery.
  • Aircraft Cargo Handling - Aircraft cargo handler operates at ground support. They read and fill the cargo documentfor the operational requirement of the airline.