Name of the Course: Cargo Tallying for International Shipping Course


1.0 Training Information

National Institute of Transport offers a Ten (10) Weeks Course on Cargo Tallying for International Shipping.  The training will be conducted at NIT MAIN CAMPUS which is located on west of Dar-es-Salaam City, along Mabibo Road in Ubungo Light Industrial area; just about one kilometer from the Morogoro Road.

1.1 Aims of this Course

A program is designed to provide participants with knowledge and soft skills in effective Cargo Tallying for International Shipping and develop altitude of working effectively with integrity under minimum supervision.

1.2 Who should attend?

  • Holder of CSEE and/or above interested to work or working as:
  • Shipping agents clerk
  • Port clerk
  • ICD Clerk
  • Shipping Regulator clerk
  • Shipping line clerk
  • Tallying firms clerk

1.3 Duration of the Course

This course lasts for ten (10) weeks which comprises of four (4) weeks for theory and five (5) weeks for practical training as well as one (1) week for final examinations. The total contact hours for the course are 220 hours where there are six modules with 20 contact hours each making a total of 120 hours and Cargo Tallying Operations Practical has 100 contact hours.

1.4 Course Modules

  • Cargo Tallying Operations Theory
  • Shipping Agency Documentation
  • International Shipping Business Environment
  • Ship descriptions.
  • Basic Shipping Agency Statistics
  • Integrity Aspects.
  • Cargo Tallying Operations Practical

1.5 Course fees

Tuition fees for the course is Tshs. 450,000/= per participant for the morning session, and Tshs. 600,000/= per participant for the evening session. Payment must be done through our NMB Magomeni Branch A/C No. 20501100006 NIT MAIN ACCOUNT

This course is scheduled as follows:

  • 14th January, 2019 to 24th March, 2019
  • 04th March, 2019 to 04 May,2019
  • 25th March, 2019 to 31th May, 2019
  • 06 May, 2019 to 13th July, 2019
  • 03rd June,2019 to 11th August, 2019


Please confirm your participation by paying the tuition fees and submit the bank pay in slip to the Institute or send through our E-mail address indicated below.

1.6 Contact

For Further Details, Contact: Rector, NIT, P.O. Box 705, Dar-es-Salaam.

Mobile numbers for coordinators: +255655029780, +255763972266 and +255786405624    Emails: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.