Negotiated Rate Arrangements (NRAs)
Author: Distribution Publications, Inc.
Study Time: 2+ hours
Course Exam: 90 min.
DPI Certificate in NRA Compliance
This course is intended for compliance professionals at Non-Vessel Operating Common Carriers (NVOCC). This course will provide a detailed review of U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) regulations as they pertain to Negotiated Rate Arrangements (NRAs).
Upon completion of this course, students will have an in-depth understanding of NRAs and will be prepared to evaluate the implementation of NRAs in their own organizations.
Upon completion of this course, students may take the course exam to
earn the DPI Certificate in NRA Compliance. This certificate will indicate students have an
in-depth understanding of U.S. Federal Maritime Commission regulations pertaining to Negotiated
Rate Arrangements (NRAs).
The certificate will be signed by the president of Distribution Publications, Inc.
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5 Modules + Bonus Material
40+ Knowledge Checks
Final Course Exam + Certification in NRA Compliance
Knowledge You Need
Topic 2: Who may utilize NRAs?
Topic 3: Prerequisites to NRA Use
Topic 4: Potential FMC Compliance Issues
Topic 2: NRA Rates, Terms, and Surcharges
Topic 3: Manner of Agreement
Topic 4: Timing of Agreement
Topic 2: NRA Surcharge and Assessorial Application
Topic 3: NRAs and Tariff Rule Application
Topic 4: NRAs and Pass-Through Charges
Topic 2: Common Reasons for NRA Amendments
Topic 3: NRA Record Keeping
Topic 2: Is an NRA right for my rate?
Topic 3: Precedence of NRAs vs. NSAs and Tariff Rates
Topic 4: Best Practices for NRA Management
Bonus Material + More!
- NRA Tariff Rule
- NRA Implementation Guide
+ Bonus Learning Module: Comparison of NRAs, NSAs, and Tariff Rates