IATA Cargo Warehouse operations and ULD build-up

Target Audience

  • Warehouse staff engaged in ULD build-up tasks
  • Staff engaged in warehouse supervision
  • Staff involved in the load planning of aircraft and RFS services
  • ULD control management staff


This course is designed for participants engaged in Warehouse Operations including ULD handling, ULD Airworthiness control, and ULD Build-up either at an elementary or supervisory level.

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Know and execute IATA and regulatory compliances in the warehouse
  • Confidently control, handle, store and determine ULD airworthiness and weight limits
  • Summarize the ULD certification process
  • Identify the different ULD types and loadability
  • Know how to plan and restrain cargo when distributing load in/on a ULD for an aircraft
  • Identify the different loading procedures for non-standard cargo

Course content

  • Warehouse processes and safety
  • The functions and certification requirements of ULDs
  • Handling, storage, airworthiness, and loadability of ULDs
  • Planning of ULDs in maximum size/contour and weight for different aircraft types according to the ULDR/AHM
  • The build-up of ULDs for aircraft and cargo restraint according to the ULDR/AHM
  • Observing on-the-job ULD build-up in practice
  • Loading of non-standard cargo such as AVI, PER and dangerous goods and restraint of “Special Cargo”

Training calendar

15/04  18/04/2024 · Brussels Airport Building 54 · 09.00-17.00 · Language: English

10/09  13/09/2024 · Brussels Airport Building 54 · 09.00-17.00 · Language: English