Freight Broker/Agent Training Course | NorthWest Arkansas Community College

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Freight Broker/Agent Training Course

Learn the skills you need to be a successful freight broker or a freight agent in this fast-growing industry. This online freight broker training course offers detailed information about the freight broker sector of the transportation industry and about the brokerage process from start to finish.


This freight broker/agent training course provides you with the comprehensive skills needed for building a successful freight brokerage or agency. You will learn laws and terminology, how to set up your business, how to utilize valuable tools, software, contracts and forms, how to find shippers and do ratings, and much more.

You will also learn the differences between a freight broker and a freight agent, their various duties and responsibilities, and the laws and legal requirements for both. You will develop important qualities and skills such as how to set your goals and market yourself, set up and organize your office, recordkeeping and back-office procedures, and how to choose brokerage and operating software.

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