FIATA Diploma in Freight Forwarding

Lithuanian National Freight Forwarders and Logistics Association "LINEKA", in an effort to maintain the professionalism of the transport industry in Lithuania, is organising a qualification training course for the FIATA freight forwarders diploma. FIATA, the International Federation of Freight Forwarders' Associations, is the world's largest non-governmental organisation in the field of transport, with more than 40,000 logistics companies, either directly or through associations. At the FIATA World Congress in September 2022, LINEKA's training programme was accredited for another four years. The renewed training programme consists of 13 modules covering key areas of logistics business organisation.

Courses starting on 13 09 2023
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FIATA diploma information

Registration is open until September 13, 2023

Freight forwarding is a complex process that requires a lot of knowledge and skills. Also, depending on the specific situation and requirements, you may need to deepen your knowledge in certain processes or areas. FIATA freight forwarder diploma - international recognition that you have the knowledge and skills of freight forwarders.

We invite everyone who wants to:
deepen knowledge in the field of forwarding;
better understanding of the logistics sector;
to develop international trade;
gain a competitive advantage.
The training lecturers are professionals in their field: lawyers, managers of logistics companies, heads of associations, lecturers of higher education institutions. The knowledge gained during FIATA training perfectly complements the knowledge gained at universities.

For the beginners ,specialists of forwarding, logistics, managing, production and trade , and all specialists who want to get to know the logistics sector.

How can a FIATA diploma help you in your successful career in freight forwarding?

  • Increase knowledge and skills. FIATA diplomas are based on international standards and requirements for freight forwarders, so attending training and obtaining a diploma can help you increase your knowledge and skills in this field. This is important to becoming a good freight forwarder.
  • Provide a competitive advantage. A FIATA diploma can give you a competitive edge in the market as it is an international recognition that you have a certain level of knowledge and skills in the field.
  • Open opportunities in the international market. FIATA diplomas are recognized internationally, so they can provide opportunities to work not only in your own country, but also in other countries. This can increase your chances of finding a job or doing business in an international market.

For more detailed information and registration, please contact tel. no.: +370 603 43 263, e-mail by mail:


The FIATA Diploma is the highest qualification of its holder, valid in more than 150 countries around the world, and is highly valued by both employers and employees. It is a personal diploma (awarded to the employee and not to the company), issued in Zurich, which guarantees that the student meets the FIATA requirements for transport professionals. In Lithuania, more than 100 freight forwarders hold this internationally recognised quality certificate. The FIATA diploma is only awarded after completing all 13 modules, passing the examinations for each module and writing a final thesis. Students can also study individual modules. Successful completion of the examination for the chosen module leads to the award of the LINEKA Certificate.


The programme is designed for senior managers, managers, leads and other practitioners working in the freight forwarding and logistics industry.


Module I. General knowledge of the freight forwarding business
Module II. Maritime Transport
Module III. Sea containers
Module IV. Multimodal transport
Module V. Air transport
Module VI. Road transport
Module VII. Rail transport
Module VIII. Customs procedures
Module IX. Logistics
Module X. Insurance
Module XI. Dangerous goods
Module XII. Safety and Security
Module XIII. Information flows in logistics


Scheduled start of training: 13 September, 2023
Scheduled end of training: 13 May, 2024


The meetings take place on the third Wednesday of every month from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm at the LINEKA Association's headquarters, Naugarduko str. 102-403, Vilnius. Due to the quarantine in the country, the trainings are temporarily being held on the Zoom platform. 


1900 Euro.


For further information on the organisation of the training please contact the LINEKA Secretariat :

ph. no.: +370 603 43 263