Freight Forwarding (Scope of Competition)

Recommended Entry Requirements
1. Competitors should possess the requisite skills and knowledge in:

• Storage and movement of cargo around the world, through a combination of transportation by road, air and sea.
• Logistics, varying national customs, insurance, and laws to ensure that customers receive their goods.

  • Competition Format
    2. This competition is an individual event.

3. Test Projects for the competition are structured into modules/tasks.

4. Competitors are required to:

• Source for suppliers, obtain quotes, track orders, and manage invoicing using information and communication technology
• Move goods across road, rail, air and sea using the proper freight forwarding procedures and law and accounting principles
• Solve issues that arise in the normal course of business through effective customer service, and using efficient problem-solving skills to meet their customers’ expectations

Time Allocated
20 hours over 3 days of competition

Technical Description
Download the PDF file here: Freight Forwarding – TD 2020