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Take SMC3's convenient online training courses to increase your LTL knowledge

Supply chain professionals can stay ahead of the curve with courses through SMC³ Online Education. Whether you're looking to earn a certification or simply bolster your knowledge with a course or two, SMC³ has the education experience you’re looking for. Take courses at your own pace with SMC³’s on-demand program or join a hybrid class with the exclusive opportunity to hear from live industry experts. Whatever your preference, SMC³ Online Education provides unparalleled instruction on LTL industry concepts, trends and best-practices.

Less than truckload education and certification

SMC3 offers the industry's only path to less than truckload (LTL) certification (CLTL). Our convenient, self-paced, hybrid curriculum provides well-rounded instruction while fitting into your busy schedule.

On-demand online courses

Classroom-style lectures

Weekly live seminar sessions with thought leaders

LTL education pays off

By investing in your professional development, you unlock benefits that can take you and your organization to new heights.

2022 Hybrid Schedule for LTL Education

LTL 201: The Fundamentals of LTL

Feb. 17 Building Your Career in LTL
Feb. 24 LTL - The Process and How Money is Made and Lost
Mar. 3 Communicating Effectively with Your LTL Carrier
Mar. 10 Understanding Final Mile and Reverse Logistics

LTL 202: LTL Operations from Dock to Stock

Apr. 7 LTL Operations: Defining Functions, Roles and Cross-Dock Operations
Apr. 14 LTL Networks: Gaining Efficiencies from Pickup to Delivery
Apr. 21 LTL U.S.-Mexico Cross-border Trade and Conflict
Apr. 28 Technology in an LTL Environment

LTL 203: LTL Carrier Pricing and Costing

Jul. 14 The Basic Fundamentals of LTL Pricing and Costing
Jul. 21 Classification and the Role of the NMFTA
Jul. 28 Reduce Invoice Surprises
Aug. 4 Automating the Bid Process

LTL 204: U.S. LTL Transportation Laws and Regulations

Sept. 8 Inside the Washington Beltway
Sept. 15 Regulating HAZMAT
Sept. 22 Contracting for the Modern Supply Chain: Part I
Sept. 29 Contracting for the Modern Supply Chain: Part II

LTL 205: LTL Business Analytics

Oct. 27 Unleashing the Power of LTL Data and Analytics
Nov. 3 Removing Complexity from the LTL Bid Process
Nov. 10 Productive Carrier-Customer Collaboration: A Winning Strategy
Nov. 17 Advancing Your Career: Highlighting the Value in LTL Certification