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White graduation cap icon CLC 053  Introduction to Transportation of Government Non-Food Aid Cargo by Sea

Introduction to Transportation of Government Non-Food Aid Cargo by Sea

This interactive Online Training (OLT) course describes the nature of the transportation of non-military government impelled materials by sea, and graphically steps the user through the rules relating to the U.S.-flag vessel use requirements for the transportation by sea of Civilian Federal Agency shipments.


See "Notes" section of this course's concept card for recommended prerequisites.



U.S. Government contracting officers, transportation specialists, planners, freight forwarders and others who participate in the overseas shipping of non-military cargoes, including Humanitarian and Disaster Relief (HADR) non-food aid cargoes.


Recommended Prerequisites:
  • CLC 038 Intro: World of Ocean Trans & Cargo Preference
  • CLC 049 Introduction to Military Cargo and Transportation
Additional Notes:
  • Any exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.
  • The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).