Training and Education

NMFTA offers a variety of training programs to provide users of the National Motor Freight Classification® with the skills necessary to get the most out of their NMFC®. Our Classification training programs show how to quickly and accurately locate commodity descriptions and determine the applicable class and packaging requirements.

  • Understand the NMFC® rules and the Uniform Straight Bill of Lading
  • Learn how to change a commodity’s classification
  • Find out where to get assistance when you need help with a classification question or problem

Our NMFC® Freight Classification Webinar Series is a convenient option for achieving your training goals and is offered throughout the year. Please click here to view our Classification Webinar Schedule. The next Classification Webinar series (Series 5) is scheduled to begin November 26. Click here to print the registration form. Each person attending the webinar must complete a separate registration form. One registration form per each attendee is required.

If you would like customized training for your company, we can tailor our classes to meet your needs. Companies training 5 or more employees usually will find customized training to be a more cost-effective solution. Customized training classes offered include NMFC®, Weighing & Research, ClassIT®, and Packaging training. These classes can be provided at your company’s location or by webinar.

For more information on NMFTA’s Classification training programs, please contact interpretations@nmfta.org.

NMFTA's next packaging webinar series, containing three modules, is scheduled for November 5, 12 and 19 at 1:00pm Eastern Time. Click here to print the registration form. For further information on the webinar and other packaging training programs, please contact Erin N. Topper.