TIA Foundation

The TIA Education Program is governed by the TIA Foundation, established in 2007, to develop educational products and research to benefit public understanding and interest in the brokerage-based third-party logistics industry.


Providing quality education for the industry is a priority at TIA.

To keep our industry moving forward and help our members reach new heights as professionals, we continue to build a body of knowledge and products based on real-world best practices and our high level of professional standards.

Courses, Seminars and Webinars

TIA offers several core courses built to give you and your business access to the best information on topics critical to your success.  Click here for the TIA 2018 Education Calendar.

A Broker's Introduction to Intermodal Transportation

Developed by intermodal experts, this course focuses mainly on domestic and transborder intermodal transportation involving at least one rail leg.

New Employee Orientation

Teaching your new employees the basics of brokering in addition to your office operations is a challenge, so let TIA ease the burden with our unique New Employee Orientation (NEO) course.

Certified Transportation Broker

The industry’s only individual professional certification!

Marketing Transportation Brokerage Services

Give your marketing team the tools they need for success!

New Broker Course

TIA members invented the freight brokering industry. If you want the best course, learn from the best in the industry.

Partnership Selling in the Supply Chain

The Sales Skills Course for Transportation Brokers

Temperature Control Transport

Geared for those who need to understand critical issues and concepts involved in moving perishable loads.

Agent Onboarding AKA Independent Contractor Course
With TIA’s know-how, this course is designed to provide a powerful understanding of the many intricacies of a profitable third-party brokerage logistics operation to successfully serve its customers.

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New Broker Success

Just starting out as a broker?  Save time and money with the New Broker Success Package, which includes membership to TIA, the New Broker Course, and more!

Have more questions?  Contact TIA Membership at 703.299.5700.
TIA's Research Products

New Broker Kit

The essential tool for anyone establishing a brokerage and contains all of the information you need to begin your career as a third party transportation professional. 

TIA 3PL Market Report

Looking for key performance metrics about the 3PL industry? TIA's 3PL Market Report is a comprehensive report on trends and practices, providing a representative understanding of what is happening.

TIA Compensation Report

Are you paying your staff more than you need to? Compensation is a big investment...make sure you're doing it right!

Career Development Opportunities

 The Certified Transportation Broker (CTB) Program, designed with online study and exam components, provides brokers with a wealth of information on business operations, transportation regulations and brokerage practices.

Monthly Webinars

Gain Intelligence from Industry Leaders

TIA offers its members free monthly webinars on topics that affect you and your business every day. 

These hands-on events cover topics like insurance, regulatory changes, cash flow management, and more, and provide you the opportunity to interact with some of the most successful leaders of the transportation brokerage industry.