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General Benefits

Surviving Intermodal Online Course will assist students with understanding the background of intermodal, dispatching, accounting, railroads, and intermodal definitions & terminology needed to be successful in United States ports and railroads.

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What You Should Expect To Learn

You will learn how to register for different shipping lines, navigate the ports, and quote a drayage project, as well as common intermodal freight terms and the ins and outs of doing business as a drayage carrier.

*** Surviving Intermodal Academy includes ALL THINGS INTERMODAL. ***

✔ How to set up your Drayage company
✔ Navigation of Port Systems
✔ Rail Roads
✔ How to contract with Chassis companies
✔ How to find Brokers
✔ How to Dispatch A Drayage carrier
✔ How to Quote a Drayage lane or project
✔ Free organization template Downloads.

Meet Your Instructor

Ashley Williams-Booker

Ashley has been in the intermodal industry for multiple years and is currently leading a multi-million-dollar drayage project for the State of Texas. She owns one of the top 25 small business drayage companies in Houston, TX and has transported over 2,500 containers in a year.

Ashley continues to break barriers and create opportunities for future female minority owned companies to excel in the United States Port Authority business. She is the only Female Black Owned Fleet owner with more than 10 semi’s that are 100% dedicated to intermodal transport in Texas.

Ashley’s goal is to show others that becoming a power-only carrier in the drayage industry can not only be very lucrative but can create generational wealth and provide consistent business that can excel a small business to mega corporation. Ashley is not only a fleet owner, but she is also the owner of a brokerage firm, dispatching company, and owns a container yard. Ashley is using her knowledge and platform to teach individuals how to be successful, achieve their financial business goals, and Survive Intermodal.