Transportation Insurance Workshop

Provided by The Logistics Academy

Course introduction


  • To understand the legal role and risk exposures of freight forwarder
  • To know the general make-up of a liability policy and type of liability covers available
  • To understand the fundamental principles of cargo insurance
  • To understand the various types of losses
  • To identify practical issues relating to claims handling

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure


  • Marine Cargo Insurance and Claims handling: newly-instituted cargo clauses, cargo loss prevention practices, steps for recourse; the claim process and the rules on limitations of liability and time bars
  • International conventions and laws that are used by carriers to limit their liabilities, and how insurance can be tailored to meet these needs
  • Sharing of relevant case studies throughout the course

Area of Studies

Designed For

Persons in customer services, shipping, logistic admin, warehousing, as well as those in supervisory and executive positions; general insurance practitioners having special logistics interests


A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded upon successful completion with 75% attendance.

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration


1 day : 9:00am to 6:00pm

Fees & Funding

The course is an Approved-in-Principle (AIP) course under the SkillsConnect (Course Code: CRS-N-0029783) with a support level of $2.00 per training hour for company sponsored participant.

  SLA Member Company Non-Member Self-Sponsored
Course Fee $398 $498 $498
GST $27.86 $34.86 $34.86
Application Fee $32.10 $32.10 $32.10
Total Fee
(payable to TLA)
$457.96 $564.96 $564.96
SkillsConnect $16 $16 N.A.
PIC Grant 60%
(or available tax deductions/ allowances)
(or available tax deductions/ allowances)
SkillsFuture Credit N.A. N.A. $500
(or available SkillsFuture Credit)

Payment will only be required after the course is confirmed.
(The status of the course would usually be advised one (1) month before the course start date.)

Payment mode (retail payments facilities are not available) :
Overseas – Telegrahic transfer
Local – Cheque or bank transfer


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