How to Ship by Rail


Objectives: At the end of this course a student will be knowledgeable about how to ship and receive via rail. They will also learn how to choose a railroad, which railcar type(s) to use, avoid product damage, order railcars, get the best contract rates, the structure of intermodal shipping, understand railroad pricing, save money with 22 “insider” tips, plus much more.

Audience: Anyone who is new to the industry or needs knowledge of how to secure shipping arrangements and an understanding of all the facets involved.

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Lesson IDLesson Title
LSRSG1General overview of services, rates, contracts and freight cars
LSRSG2Part I-how to use the railroads: choose/contact RR, contracts, rates, route/ordering & loading cars
LSRSG3Part II-how to use the railroad; specialized areas and an industry overview, summary, tips & review

Please note that prices do not reflect company discounts. If you have already received a copy of the reference material due to having enrolled in other lessons in this course, you will not be charged for or sent a second copy.

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