Applications for the Academy are being accepted NOW for the spring 2013 program. Click here to complete and submit your application.
This program fills an important industry need… a concise, affordable professional
primer that teaches leadership skills, offers hands-on experience and allows participants
to gain a total understanding of the transportation industry. The Freight Transportation Leadership Academy is succinct, impactful and affordable. Please consider which of your employees would
benefit from this experience and ask them to register today.
The class meets four times throughout the spring on one weekend of each month. Each
session runs from Thursday at 1 pm – Saturday at noon.
Specific class dates include:
- Rail: Thursday, February 7 - Saturday, February 9
- River: Thursday, March 14 – Saturday, March 16
- Runway: Thursday, April 11 – Saturday, April 13
- Road: Thursday, May 9 – Saturday, May 11
The class will meet in Memphis, TN at the Herff College of Engineering Executive Training
Center on the University of Memphis campus.
Class size is limited to no more than 25.
Cost to Attend The Academy
The registration fee to attend the semester long program is $5,000.00. This fee covers
all class materials, the use of an iPad, most meals and individual professional coaching
time. Participants are responsible for their own travel and lodging. We've designated
hotel room blocks for each weekend. Refer to the "lodging suggestions" page to make