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2023 NMFC Packaging Webinar Series 1

May 9, 2023 - May 23, 2023


May 9, 2023 May 23, 2023 America/New York

Series 1 Dates:

1 pm ET Tuesday, May 9, 2023
1 pm ET Tuesday, May 16, 2023
1 pm ET Tuesday, May 23, 2023

NMFTA will be hosting its popular Packaging Webinar Series again in 2023 to
educate carriers, shippers, 3PLs, and packaging professionals in understanding
packaging and its relationship to motor freight classification and claims.

FCDC Packaging Manager Erin Topper will provide detailed instruction in the
NMFC packaging definitions, specifications and requirements, and how to properly
apply the provisions of the National Motor Freight Classification® (NMFC®).

Module 1 – Tuesday, may 9

Overview of the NMFC, including classification development, an explanation
of the four transportation characteristics and how packaging directly affects those
characteristics, and an introduction to the types and functions of packaging.

Module 2 – tuesday, may 16

Detailed presentation of the NMFC’s minimum packaging requirements,
packaging rules, definitions and specifications, and the NMFC numbered packages
and laboratory test procedures.

Module 3 – tuesday, may 23

Overview of packaging design, how packaging affects the classification of
freight and freight claims, information on special packaging, and examples of how to
read, understand and apply the NMFC’s minimum packaging requirements.


NMFC Participants: $263.00
NMFC Non-Participants: $340.00

Can’t Join Us for Series 1?

NMFTA will host another webinar series in late 2023.


For questions regarding the webinar, contact NMFTA’s Membership Coordinator Tony Weaver at antoine.weaver@nmfta.org or by calling 703-838-1811.