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2024 NMFC Packaging Webinar Series 1

May 14, 2024 @ 1:00 pm - May 28, 2024 @ 2:00 pm EDT


May 14, 2024 @ 1:00 pm May 28, 2024 @ 2:00 pm

Series 1 Dates:

1 pm ET Tuesday, May 14, 2024
1 pm ET Tuesday, May 21, 2024
1 pm ET Tuesday, May 28, 2024

NMFTA will be hosting its popular Packaging Webinar Series again in 2024 to
educate carriers, shippers, 3PLs, and packaging professionals in understanding
packaging and its relationship to motor freight classification and claims.

NMFTA staff will provide detailed instruction in the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC®) packaging definitions, specifications and requirements, and how to properly apply the provisions of the NMFC.

Module 1 – Tuesday, May 14

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 21

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 28

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: $275.00
NMFC Non-Participants: $350.00


For questions regarding the webinar, please contact Nicole Jones by email at nicole.jones@nmfta.org or by phone at 571-527-2681.

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