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AfA Partners with GISTnet for Online Training

Knowledge Differentiates Your Firm from the Pack.


The Airforwarders Association is pleased and proud to bring a new training option to its members.  Teaming up with GISTnet, a preeminent provider of online training for airfreight professionals, AfA is now offering a full spectrum of training courses, over 100 in all.  These Include:




  • "Jump Start" courses to rapidly develop entry-level trainees into full-charge forwarders and thus achieve competitive advantage
  • All training you need for regulatory compliance: IAC security, HazMat, OSHA, FCPA, U.S. export requirements, C-TPAT, preventing workplace discrimination & harrassment
  • Comprehensive international forwarding topics
  • Key business skills, including customer service, supervision and sales
Current Featured Courses: 

During training, students have full access to the GistNet operational support libraries and Country Guides. Best of all, everything is on-line, with rigorous testing to ensure understanding and retention, automated record-keeping and convenient self-paced lessons, available anytime-anywhere, with employer scheduling and tracking.

This is win-win training for your new hires, seasoned professionals seeking advancement and managers pursuing operational improvement and compliance-all at specially discounted rates for AFA members.

Training Programs & Helpful Resources

Government Provided Training

The U.S. Government provides essential import and export training compliance programs and information for those wishing to increase their knowledge in this important area.  While the Airforwarders Association endeavors to maintain current information, members and visitors to these sites are encouraged to make sure that the information and regulations are up to date.

CBP Basic Trade Program

CBP Trade Compliance Programs

CBP Security Compliance Programs

U.S. Census Bureau Export Training

TSA non SSI Training

Bureau of Industry & Security Export Compliance Training