Details to the online course

Load securing & CTU: Online training for safe loading


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From 10 licenses -> 10% discount
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Short description: With our online training course “Basic load securing incl. CTU code”, you will gain the necessary knowledge for proper load securing in transport vehicles, including the special features of load securing in containers.

Legal basis: According to VDI 2700ff & CTU-Code

Available languages: English, German

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Definition online course: Interactive learning modules that can be completed in self-study on our learning platform, independent of time and location.

Course details


Across the world, a large proportion of all accidents and the damage they cause can be attributed to incorrectly secured loads. Securing loads protects people, the goods being transported and the environment. In this course you will learn the most important elements for proper load securing in transport vehicles as well as the special features of load securing in containers.

Included in the course

  1. Module 1: Training load securing according to VDI 2700ff
  2. Module 2: Training CTU Code (Packing of a container) acccording to CTU Code
  3. Forms and checklists for download

Legal basis

The instruction takes place according to VDI 2700ff and CTU Code.

Target group

All persons who load any goods for transport by road or sea (containers).

Course overview

Modul 1: Basics of load securing

  1. Legal foundations
  2. Physical principles
  3. Transport vehicles / Lashing material
  4. Load distribution
  5. Positive fit / Frictional method
Modul 2: CTU Code

  1. General introduction to containers
  2. Safe Containers (CSC and ACEP)
  3. Load securing in Containers
  4. Container packing
  5. Verified Gross Mass
  6. Loading onto ships

Your Training Record

After you have worked through all modules and exercises, you will receive a training record.

training record

Your training record.

Insight into the course


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Course duration

This online training takes about 40 minutes, depending on your personal speed.

Access to the platform

The access to the learning platform is unlimited. You can access the booked course for 12 months, complete it and use it as a reference work. In addition, you will receive all forms and checklists for download.

Technical requirements

The online training is designed for all common devices.






Smartphone via app

And this is how it works

  1. Purchase/registration can be found above.
  2. You register yourself and/or your colleagues.
  3. Payment by invoice / Paypal / credit card / direct debit.
  4. Everyone receives the access data and the link to the SAFETY learning platform.
  5. Everyone completes the online training, independent of time and location and at their own pace.
  6. Upon successful completion, everyone receives a legally valid certificate. 🙂