Training For new Business

Briefly, the course covers the following topics:

What authorities are needed to start your own trucking company in Ontario, Canada and USA and its relevance to a dispatcher?

Flow chart for dispatching from the point the shipper gives the load to the driver delivering and invoice being created.

The following will also be taught during the course:

1. Understanding the Trucking Industry

2. Canada and US authorities

3. Overview of Dispatcher Function

4. Responsibilities of a Dispatcher

5. Paperwork involved in the entire process

6. Understanding Load and TL, LTL

7. Understanding Dangerous Goods, Driver availability, Driver Training, Drug Testing

8. Understanding the map reading and routing

9. Financial implications of routing decisions

10. How to book the loads

11. How to negotiate loads with brokers

12. How to calculate miles and rates

13. Break-even point calculations

14. How to prepare ACE and ACI Manifests for border crossing

15. You will learn how to use different software’s from which you can search and book loads, calculate miles, manage dispatching and create ACE/ACI manifests.

16. Load Analysis - Software

17. Load board- Load Link (Software)

18. Dispatch software

19. PC-MILER - Software

20. Safety and Compliance - Hours of Service Rules and Regulations in US and Canada and its relevance to a dispatcher