Traffic, Customers, and Transportation Clerk/Technician Studies is a program that prepares individuals to perform duties associated with managing revenue-based customs, traffic, or transportation services, such as control of domestic and international traffic, toll roads and waterways, and to assist in the dispatch and control of fleet-based traffic for businesses and public services.
Traffic, Customers, and Transportation Clerk/Technician Studies majors and degree programs will cover courses in record-keeping; preparation of customs and transportation documentation; operation of communications equipment; basic transportation operations management; tariffs, rates and fares; revenue collection and change-making; and interpretation of customs or transportation regulations and related legislation, policies, and procedures.
Search for colleges that offer a degree in Traffic, Customers, and Transportation Clerk/Technician (use the College Search feature and enter "traffic clerk " or “transportation technician” in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
What can you do with a major/degree in Traffic, Customers, and Transportation Clerk/Technician Studies?
Generally, a career in this field will have you assisting all aspects related to transporting products or people from one place to another. You may be expected to inspect delivered products, train truck operators in proper transportation methods, ensure that transportation vehicles and methods are well maintained and of good integrity.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Traffic, Customers, and Transportation Clerk/Technician Studies:
Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
- American Trucking Association
- International Municipal Signal Association
- Association of Commuter Transportation
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