Atlantic Business College

Shipper and Receiver

Shipper and Receiver - 1 Year

The One-year diploma provides the students with not only the foundational competencies necessary to become a shipping and receiving professional, but also the technical and analytical skills to participate in shipping and receiving strategy and design decisions. The students will learn ship, receive and record the movement of parts, supplies, materials, equipment and stock to and from an establishment.


Fredericton, NB  Canada

Full Time

Upon graduation, you will be employed in the public sector and by retail and wholesale establishments, manufacturing companies, and other commercial and industrial establishments.
  • import freight clerk
  • shipper-receiver
  • receiver
  • freight receiver
  • freight shipper
  • shipper
  • shipping agent
  • shipping and receiving clerk
  • supply chain assistant
Determine method of shipment and arrange shipping; prepare bills of lading, customs forms, invoices and other shipping documents manually or by computer
  • Assemble containers and crates, record contents manually or by computer, pack goods to be shipped and affix identifying information and shipping instructions
  • Oversee loading and unloading of goods from trucks or other conveyances
  • Inspect and verify incoming goods against invoices or other documents, record shortages and reject damaged goods
  • Unpack, code and route goods to appropriate storage areas
  • Maintain internal, manual or computerized record-keeping systems
1 year (2 semesters)


  • Applicants must have completed 12th grade with English Credits or Credits on transcripts
  • The language of instruction at Atlantic Business College is English. In addition to the academic admission requirements, all applicants for whom English is not their first language and/or are coming from countries where English is not an official language, must provide proof of language proficiency.
  • Applicants must meet ONE of the following criteria to meet Atlantic Business College’s English language Proficiency requirements:
English language Proficiency:
  • TOEFL – Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet based test (IBT) – Overall 80 with the minimum in each component: Reading 20; Listening 20; Speaking 20; Writing 20.or
  • International English Language Testing (IELTS) Academic Level with scores at or above overall average of 6 AND no band below 5.5 or
  • (IELTS is not required if the candidate is from an English-speaking country.)
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic) with a score of Certificate and Diploma. Minimum score of 58 with no subject test less than 49 means (49L,49W,49S,49R) or
  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment Test (CAEL) (the online or in-person test) with a score of: Certificate and Diploma Overall band score of 60 or
  • CELPIP: Over all 7 no band below than 6 (6R,6L,6S,6W)
Semester 1
  • Business Processes I
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management I
  • Computer Applications
  • Financial and Management Accounting
  • Scheduling and Inventory Management
  • International Purchasing and Supplier Management
  • Sustainability and CSR
Semester 2
  • Stratic Management
  • TDG for Shippers and Receivers
  • Fundamental & Shipping and Receiving
  • Transportation
  • Logistics and Supply Chain II
  • Custom Process
  • Supply Chain Integrated Project


Total Fees Payable:

First year- Tuition: $9695.00
Textbooks: $1750.00 plus 5% tax

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