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96368 Occupational Certificate: Clearing and Forwarding Agent (CFA5)


The purpose of this qualification is to prepare a learner to operate as a Clearing and Forwarding Agent. A Clearing and Forwarding Agent carries out customs clearing procedures and ensures that insurance, export/import licenses, and other formalities are in order to facilitate the movement of cargo internationally and locally, and ensures compliance with current legislation.

Entry Level Requirements
NQF Level: 4
National Senior Certificate (Matric/Equivalent)

Who should do this course?
Any person who would like to develop multiple skills and knowledge within the freight environment

  • Freight Forwarding Practice and Procedures Theory.
  • Compliance and Brokerage Theory.
  • Warehouse and Distribution Theory.
  • Environment, Energy Efficiency and Ethics.
  • Plan and co-ordinate freight movement of cargo.
  • Plan and co-ordinate customs clearing, delivery and pickup of cargo.
  • Apply rebate, drawback and bond facilities.
  • Prepare and process data/ documentation associated with international trade in compliance with applicable and current legislation.
  • Audit commodities against customs and other statutory requirements.
  • Prepare documents for receipt, storage and removal of warehoused cargo.
  • Prepare receipts of cargo to be distributed.
  • Conduct cargo forwarding processes.
  • Process customs compliance procedures.
  • Communication and documentation for warehousing processes and requirements.
  • Documentation for distribution processes and procedures.

Additional Info:
NQF Level: 5
Credits: 120

12 Months Contact Class or Online
3 Months Simulated Learning

Learning Methodologies:
Method Duration Price *
CC 12 months 38,550.00
OD 12 months 22,500.00
OS 12 months 24,950.00
VS 12 months 38,550.00

*All prices are excluding VAT.

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