January 11 - Registrations officially close on January 26 for the Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management training course, which is being held in Mumbai from February 1-2, 2016.

The course trainers are founder and general manager of the Project Professionals Group (PPG), Kevin Stephens, and business communications consultant Rodger Hall.

The course offers participants the opportunity to learn and refresh skills that meet the requirements of clients transporting over-dimensional cargoes worldwide. Course topics cover project cargo case studies; risk management; strategic partnerships; value-adding strategies; traffic and logistics functional planning; meeting client expectations; biosecurity; working with brokers; and preparing winning quotations.

The training also includes business communication workshops to eliminate costly misunderstandings and satisfy the increasing importance placed on professional communication skills by employers.

"The opportunity to attend this course in India is a one-off opportunity for forwarders, shippers and associated service suppliers to further develop their professional skills," said Stephens.