Course Details

Carriage of Goods (E-learning Course) (Arabic Language) AA15


The objective of this course is to explore the relevant provisions of Federal Commercial Transactions Law (18) of 1993 and Federal Maritime Law (26) of 1981 relating to transport of goods by Sea, Land and Air.

This course will address the rights, responsibilities, liabilities and immunities of Carrier, Shipper and Consignee. The concept of limitation of liability of Carrier will be discussed with a focus on UAE laws.

The course will also provide an insight into unimodal and multimodal transportation and the role of intermediaries. The role of freight forwarders and Non Vessel Operating Common Carriers (NVOCC) will be discussed.

This course will shed light on the procedure of making claims in the event of damage to cargo and limitation of time for filing claims in UAE.

There will be assessment based on multiple choice questions at the end of each section of the topic.