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2024 NMFC Packaging Webinar Series 2

November 12, 2024 - December 3, 2024


November 12, 2024 December 3, 2024

Series 2 Dates:

1 pm ET Tuesday, November 12, 2024
1 pm ET Tuesday, November 19, 2024
1 pm ET Tuesday, December 3, 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, november 12

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, november 19

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, December 3

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.