If you enjoy fast-paced work and have always dreamed of owning your own business, this is the career for you. Acquire the knowledge necessary to break into the largest growing sector of the $400 billion-plus shipping industry. By completing Cal State East Bay’s Freight Broker/Agent Training Certificate Program, you’ll discover the tools to become a successful freight broker, including the how-tos of building up a freight brokerage or agency and starting your own home-based business.
With a self-paced, fully online program, you can look forward to starting the course at any time and finishing at your own pace. The best part is you’ll receive the same quality education as you would in the classroom with one-on-one interaction with your instructor, but from the convenience of your home or office. The curriculum, written and taught by veteran freight specialists, covers everything from broker laws and requirements to marketing yourself, setting your rates, and overcoming shipper, carrier, and consignee challenges—everything you need to know to start your own business and be a success!