principles of cargo stowage


Understand the principles of cargo stowage. Understand procedures by which containers should be efficiently loaded and unloaded, taking into account gravitational forces that are exerted during transportation.

Alternative label

  • processes for storing freight

  • principles of cargo storage

  • fundamentals of stowing cargo

  • principles of storing cargo

  • cargo stowage procedures

  • procedures for stowing freight

  • principles of stowing cargo

  • processes for storing cargo

  • procedures for storing loads

  • procedures for stowing cargo

  • fundamentals of cargo stowage

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • sector specific skills and competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of



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