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Cargo Securement for Drivers: Intermodal Containers

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Online, self-paced
1 hour
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12 months
No formal qualification
10 CPD hours / points
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  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students
  • Certificate of completion available and is included in the price

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Intermodal Containers or shipping containers are widely used for transporting cargo. Our Cargo Securement for Drivers: Intermodal Containers course covers details on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) along with the securement of intermodal containers.

The cargo must be securely placed on or in the vehicle. Otherwise, severe accidents may be caused by loose or falling cargo. Federal laws have made the driver responsible for ensuring the cargo is safe.

This course provides details on the general cargo securement rules for intermodal containers in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs). These include the driver’s responsibilities for cargo securement, the components of a cargo securement system, and ways to safely secure cargo.

This Cargo Securement for Drivers: Intermodal Containers Course Package Includes

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  • Interactive online learning experience provided by qualified professionals in your convenience
  • 24/7 Access to the course materials and learner assistance
  • Easy accessibility from any smart device (Laptop, Tablet, Smartphone etc.)
  • A happy and handy learning experience for the professionals and students
  • 100% learning satisfaction, guaranteed by Compliance Central — a leading compliance training provider approved by National Safety Council, IAO & ROSPA


10 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Certification Service

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Learning Outcome:

By the end of the course learners will be able to:

  • Secure intermodal containers in a manner that complies with the special rules included in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs)
  • Broaden your understanding of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations
  • Learn to ensure protection against shifting and falling cargo
  • Understand the method of cargo inspection to ensure security
  • Familiarize with the cargo securement devices and systems
  • Become familiar with the duties and responsibilities of a driver to ensure cargo security

Course Curriculum:

Take a look at the training modules of the Cargo Securement for Drivers: Intermodal Containers course:

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Cargo Securement for Drivers: Intermodal Containers

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You can instantly download your certificate right after finishing the Cargo Securement for Drivers: Intermodal Containers course. The hard copy of the certification will also be sent right to your doorstep via post (if claimed by the learner). All of our courses are continually reviewed to ensure their quality, and that provide appropriate current training for your chosen subject. As such, although certificates do not expire, it is recommended that they are reviewed or renewed on an annual basis.

Who is this course for?

This comprehensive course is ideal for individuals associated with the sectors such as:

  • Professional drivers
  • Personal related to Cargo handling
  • Loading and unloading professionals
  • Anyone who needs the relevant knowledge of cargo security for drivers

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