Start a Career in Freight Broking and Supply Chain Management
According to the US Bureau of Transportation (USDOT), over 11 billion tons of freight move by truck each year. This number will grow, so skilled brokers are needed to keep the industry moving. Did you know adding supply chain skills and credentials to your résumé can help you boost your earning potential? The top 20% of earners in the supply chain management field take home over $90,000, according to data from Burning Glass Technologies.
This comprehensive online course offered by CSU Bakersfield Extended Education will provide a complete view of supply chain management and freight broker training. Upon course completion, you will be prepared to take and pass the Certified Supply Chain Professional exam and learn the skills needed to be a successful freight broker or agent — 100% online and at your own pace!
What you will learn:
- Prepare to take and pass the exam to become a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP).
- Understand purchasing and supplier management, ethical and sustainable sourcing, and customer relationship management and globalization
- Learn the basics of freight brokering, including documents and software commonly used
- Gain knowledge of transportation law, insurance, and agreements and contracts fundamentals
- Learn how to set up and run your business, including record keeping, determining quotes, and negotiation and marketing techniques
At A Glance
Credits300 hours of instruction
Average Completion Time12 months
Enrollment CyclesRolling Continuous
How to Enroll
To enroll in the Certified Supply Chain Professional + Freight Broker/Agent Training program at CSU Bakersfield, in partnership with Ed2Go, complete the following steps:
- Navigate to the CSUB/Ed2go website
- Click the ENROLL ONLINE button
- Continue to CHECKOUT
- Fill in required fields
- Complete payment information or make payment arrangements
Need help enrolling? Call (855) 520-6806
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