Effective Cargo Terminal Traffic Management Training

Course Description 

These three days course covers the principles and practices for effective Port Cargo Terminal Traffic Management. Participants will be equipped with skills to improve traffic management and overall safety in all the terminals operations. Traffic incidents are a serious problem at cargo terminals, where heavy equipment is used to load and unload ships and move freight from place to place in the terminal. 

The work is fast-paced, conducted at any time of the day or year, and often performed in inclement weather. Vehicular traffic endangers any worker walking in a cargo terminal. Traffic Officers will be exposed to the global standard designs and implementations of traffic-safety programs for vehicle and pedestrian safety. This will include providing safe equipment, establishing safe traffic controls in all areas of the terminal, and training workers to operate vehicles safely.

This will help the entire organization and individuals avoid traffic incidents and prevent or reduce work-related fatalities and injuries. Target Participants This course is designed for terminal traffic managers, operators of vehicles and cargo-handling equipment, mechanics, repair crews, ship’s crews, and over-the-road (OTR) truck drivers Course duration 3 days What you will learn By the end of this course the participants will be able to:

 ∙ Understand and implement traffic-safety programs on the vehicles and equipment that travel throughout terminals, including: container handling equipment (e.g., forklifts, top picks, side picks, reach stackers, straddle carriers); forklifts used for non-containerized cargo; yard tractors, utility tractors, hustlers, “yard dogs,” and semi-tractors; automobiles, vans, and pickup trucks that transport workers, equipment, and materials in the terminal; and OTR trucks.

 ∙ Understand Factors that Contribute to Traffic-Related Injuries and Fatalities in Terminals. ¬ Unsafe equipment ¬ Inadequate traffic controls ¬ Condition of terminal driving surfaces ¬ Driving obstacles ¬ Weather ¬ Inadequate illumination ¬ Welding ¬ Unsafe vehicle operation ¬ Distracted driving ¬ Improper parking ¬ Lack of communication ¬ Lack of training and awareness ¬ Shift changes ¬ Fatigue ¬ Substance abuse

 ∙ How to Prevent Traffic-Related Injuries and Fatalities ¬ Safety checks ¬ Vehicle selection and maintenance ¬ Traffic controls ¬ Controlling speed ¬ Safe operation of vehicles ¬ Safe driving techniques ¬ Designated fueling areas ¬ Parking ¬ Repair work and welding ¬ Gangway safety meetings and toolbox talks & ¬ Commercial driver safety Training Approach This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies. Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants. Certification Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate. Tailor-Made Course We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs.

5 Days

April 24th,25th,26th,27th and 28th 2023

May 22nd,23rd,24th,25th and 26th 2023

June 26th,27th,28th,29th and 30th 2023

July24th,25th,26th,27th and 28th 2023


N120,000  naira only

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Payment Details Bank: Guaranty Trust Bank Plc

Account Name: Ritetrac Consulting Nigeria Ltd.

Account No: 0023331797


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