Cargo Securement Course Overview
The National Safety Code – Standard 10 is the North American Cargo Securement Standard, This was created to prevent incidents caused by improper cargo securement. This online safety course is designed to ensure that you know how to firmly and adequately secure your cargo . This must be done in a way that won’t make your vehicle unstable or result in a lost load. This online course will instruct you on the key knowledge to follow the North American Cargo Securement Standard.
This Cargo Securement Basics course covers the following topics:
- The development and maintenance of the North American Cargo Securement Standard
- Different types of securement devices
- General performance criteria
- Cargo inspections
- Cargo securement requirements
- Exemptions to the standard, including optional modules for:
- Dressed lumber
- Vehicles as cargo
- Metal coils
- Paper rolls
- Concrete pipes
- Intermodal containers
- Roll-on, roll-off, and hook lift containers
ONLINE COURSE DURATION
About 90 minutes
You must receive a mark of 80% on each chapter and the final exam in order to pass this course. Each chapter can be repeated as many times as needed in efforts to achieve the pass mark. The final exam has 3 attempts.
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing. Please note that, in some jurisdictions, additional practical evaluation on equipment may be required to ensure regulatory compliance.