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TRUCK DISPATCHER TRAINING SINCE 2016

LearnDispatch is the premier provider of online truck dispatcher training courses. Our courses have been trusted by thousands of students since 2016, and for good reason – we provide the most comprehensive and practical training available!

With our expertly designed curriculum, you’ll gain all the knowledge and skills you need to become a top-performing truck dispatcher in no time. Whether you’re a seasoned professional looking to enhance your skills or a newbie to the industry, we’ve got you covered.

Our truck dispatching training courses cover everything from the basics of what a dispatcher does to the ins and outs of the logistics industry. You’ll learn about different types of cargo, the equipment used in transportation, and where to look for freight through various load boards.

But that’s not all – we go above and beyond to provide you with skills that you can immediately apply to your work. You’ll get a step-by-step guide on how to book loads and even review actual conversations between truck dispatchers and freight brokers during the booking process.

We’re passionate about helping our students succeed, and we’re confident that our courses will give you the edge you need to excel in the trucking industry. Enroll in our courses today and join the thousands of successful truck dispatchers who have trained with LearnDispatch!

What makes this Truck Dispatcher Training Course Different?

Money Back Guarantee

We know starting your new business might be scary, but learning about it shouldn’t be! We are confident that with our training you will gain valuable knowledge about truck dispatching. However, if you are not fully satisfied with our course, just let us know within 30 days and we will refund your money in full!

Support

Unlike other courses about truck dispatching, we have a dedicated team ready to assist you online Monday through Friday from 7 AM to 7 PM. This means, any questions you might have will be answered promptly by a team member. Compare this with being sent to “humanless” help pages or asking strangers on Facebook groups.

Partnership Program

If you are new to the industry, you may have certain reservations when it comes to dealing with your first client. If this is the case Alfa X can help you. As part of this partnership we will provide you with guidance, should you have any questions related to logistics and dispatch of your first client.

Return on Investment

In most cases if you dispatch just one truck for just one week, this training will pay for itself. And the best part, you can continue generating earnings in the future. That is why you should invest in yourself!

Useful Documents

With our training course you will also receive a number of helpful documents, such as truck dispatch service contract, payment authorization, power of attorney, samples of broker-carrier agreements and rate confirmations.

Dispatcher Conversations Module

Listen to various load booking conversations between Independent Truck Dispatchers and Freight Brokers followed by instructor’s review of each conversation.

Load Board Access

As our student, you can receive one month of access to DAT load board for free. No MC or DOT number required.

Certificate

Once you finish our course and successfully complete graded quiz you will receive a Certificate of Completion.

Price

Not only do we offer some of the lowest prices for comparable dispatcher training, but we also offer payment plans starting as low as $60 per month (less than a cup of Starbucks every day).

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We know starting your new business might be scary, but learning about it shouldn’t be! We are confident that with our training you will gain valuable knowledge. However, if you are not happy with our course, just let us know and we will refund your money in full within 30 days!

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Truck Dispatcher Training

Core Version

$360

or 6 payments of $60

Available Enrollments: 8 spots

Truck Dispatcher Training

Extended Version

$600

$399

special

or 6 payments of $100

Available Enrollments: 4 spots

How This Course Works

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Our online Truck Dispatcher Training Course is a straightforward step-by-step guide that covers everything you need to know about setting up and operating a truck dispatching service. We provide you with a basic understanding of the industry and show you how to book your first load with ease.

Whether you are:

Then our course is designed for you! With an investment starting at just $60 per month, you can gain valuable insights and knowledge to help you succeed in the industry. Watch our video to learn more.

Welcome to LearnDispatch.com

LearnDispatch Truck Dispatcher Training

This project was developed by Alfa X Logistics – an independent truck dispatching firm based out of Atlanta GA. If you are looking to start your business as an independent truck dispatcher you came to the right place! Now you can learn from experienced dispatchers who are actively involved in the transportation industry. Along with our course, we offer help with marketing and development of your dispatch business, as well as partnership opportunities. Please take a look at our website and let us know if we can help! Thank you for your consideration!

LearnDispatch Truck Dispatcher Training

How This Course Works

Our online Truck Dispatcher Training Course is a straightforward step-by-step guide that covers everything you need to know about setting up and operating a truck dispatching service. We provide you with a basic understanding of the industry and show you how to book your first load with ease.

Whether you are:

Then our course is designed for you! With an investment starting at just $60 per month, you can gain valuable insights and knowledge to help you succeed in the industry. Watch our video to learn more.

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NEW LOAD-BOOKING CONVERSATIONS MODULE

At LearnDispatch, we’re committed to providing truck dispatchers with the best online training courses possible. That’s why we’re excited to announce the launch of our new Conversation Module, designed to take your learning experience to the next level. With this module, you’ll have the opportunity to listen to recorded conversations between truck dispatchers and freight brokers during the load booking process, and then receive detailed analysis from our expert instructors.

If you’re curious about what a typical load-booking conversation sounds like, in this video, you can hear a basic example of a conversation between a truck dispatcher and a freight broker. It also includes a review of the conversation to help you better understand the jargon used by experienced dispatchers. 

Are you looking to learn something new about the profession of Truck Dispatcher, but not quite ready to enroll in our Truck Dispatcher Training Course?

Truck Dispatcher Training Blog

Consider visiting our Blog page where we provide many answers to commonly asked questions about truck dispatcher’s job, such as:

– The 2 Critical Skills a Truck Dispatcher Must Possess
– Who hires independent truck dispatchers?
– How Truck Dispatchers Get Paid
– How much should you charge for dispatching trucks?
– Can You Access Load Boards Without an MC Number?
– Should a Truck Dispatcher Get a Freight Broker License?

… and many others. And of course, if you have other questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to our Support Team.

How to Become a Truck Dispatcher in 2024

How to Become a Truck Dispatcher in 2024

This article will guide you through the key steps, from understanding the core responsibilities of a truck dispatcher to choosing the right training program, and from obtaining necessary certifications to effectively launching your career in this crucial sector. Consider this your friendly roadmap to becoming a successful truck dispatcher in the ever-evolving landscape of the 2024 transportation industry.

How to Become a Truck Dispatcher in 2024

Importance of Truck Dispatchers in Trucking and Transportation

The Pivotal Role of Freight Dispatchers in the Transportation Industry

Freight dispatchers stand as the indispensable and often unsung champions of the transportation sector. These pivotal figures shoulder the responsibility of planning, coordinating, and supervising the routes and deliveries for trucks, consequently ensuring the smooth flow of goods between different points. In their role, they manage the timely delivery of cargo by adeptly managing interactions with truck drivers, customers (motor carriers), freight brokers, and shipping companies. Moreover, as the critical touchpoint for queries and concerns about deliveries, they uphold a high standard of customer service. Their duties also may encompass the thorough review of dispatch documents including bills of lading (freight bills), load confirmations, and shipping permits before a truck driver embarks on his or her journey.

Vital Functions of Freight Dispatchers in the Logistics Industry

Freight dispatchers are undeniably the lifeblood of the logistics industry. Their everyday tasks are centered around orchestrating schedules, and coordinating the dispatch of freight by truck drivers, making them an integral link in the industry’s supply chain management. By ensuring equipment availability, the flawless and punctual execution of deliveries, monitoring the departure and arrival times of shipments, maintaining comprehensive records of delivery timings, and modifying routes when necessary, they play an instrumental role in the industry’s smooth functioning.

The Essential Qualities for a Successful Career as a Freight Dispatcher

Succeeding as a freight dispatcher necessitates robust organization and communication skills. An eye for detail, analytical thinking, adept multitasking, and comprehension of safety regulations are also critical attributes. Top-tier customer service abilities are indispensable, as they enable dispatchers to create exceptional customer experiences and build enduring relationships with both company drivers and carrier company.

The two most significant skills for independent freight dispatchers are computer literacy and superior communication skills. Proficient computer usage is integral for tasks such as locating loads on load boards, completing assorted forms and paperwork, and efficiently dispatching every truck driver under their management. Communication skills are pivotal during negotiations on behalf of motor carriers with freight agents to acquire load information, resolve challenges that arise with loads, articulate value propositions, and build personal connections with potential customers. These skills underscore the diverse responsibilities of a freight dispatcher and emphasize the necessity for continuous learning and skills enhancement in this profession.

Educational and Interpersonal Prerequisites for an Independent Dispatcher

To secure a role as a freight dispatcher, the primary educational requirement is a high school diploma or its equivalent GED. A supplemental certification in logistics can offer a competitive edge, although it isn’t mandatory. The position is well-suited to individuals who are personable, possess excellent customer service skills, and enjoy interaction with like-minded professionals such as drivers and customers. Furthermore, the role demands individuals who are detail-oriented, capable of multitasking efficiently, and can maintain composure in a dynamic environment. These qualities, combined with a commitment to safety management, are key in paving successful career paths in this field.

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Hello! 

In recent weeks we have discovered a network of fraudulent offshore websites which sell (in most cases) stolen training materials. Soon, we will post a video detailing our investigation. However, in the meantime, you can take the following steps to protect yourself against the perpetrators: 

1.    First of all, KNOW WHO YOU ARE BUYING FROM! You will have to play a detective for a moment, but it is essential that you are purchasing your training from a real (and preferably reputable) company. If you don’t, you are at risk of providing your payment information to an anonymous seller who may charge you without authorization or use your personal data to harm you. 

2.    How do you determine legitimacy of a seller? Most legitimate sellers will post who owns the website on the footer of the page. Also, their Terms and Conditions (real business will have those on their website) should outline the name and location of the business. Vague wording such as “we are a dispatch company with 20 years of experience” is not a description of the business. If business name is not posted on the website, you should be suspicious. Ask for legal name of the business and their address as it appears on Secretar y of State registration. 

3.    Once you have the name of the business make sure to verify registration of this company with an appropriate Secretary of State website (each state has their own). If such business is not registered with Secretary of State, you should be concerned. If business is registered with Secretary of State, try reaching out to this business directly (not through the website selling you training) to confirm their affiliation with a training program.

4.    Look for additional information to confirm legitimacy of a seller. For example: many training sellers state that they are accredited by Better Business Bureau (BBB). Yet they do not have a digital seal from BBB. Or they may have a seal, however, you can not click on it to view the profile of the company on BBB website. This should be another “red flag” and an indication that someone is trying to scam you! 

5.    Do not fall for empty promises of job placement. If such promise is present, demand a written contract outlining placement conditions. 

6.    Do not fall for pictures or videos of a dispatching “guru” and video reviews. Often, people portrayed in such footage have nothing to do with dispatching. Instead, find out the name of their Dispatching business and confirm it is an actual business involved with truck dispatching.

7.    Request curriculum for the course you are about to pay for. Most legitimate trainers will post a curriculum of their training program on their website. You as a student need to know what lessons are included and what exactly they cover. Again, do not accept vague responses, ask for the list of included lessons. 

There are many other technical factors you can take into account, such as when and where domain for the website was registered, if owner of the website is trying to hide location of the website and so on. If you need help determining these, please reach out to us and our tech team will check on this information for you and help you to determine if you might be dealing with a scam. You can submit suspicious URL on our Support page. Do not become a victim of a scam: avoid paying for low quality or plagiarized content.

Thank you for being vigilant! 

LearnDispatch Team