Online Learning (Agribility)

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Agribility is Gafta's online learning platform offering a range of training:

  • Short courses: Bite-size modules stand-alone modules covering a large variety of topics. Each module takes approximately 30-40 mins.
  • Distance Learning Programme (DLP): An online suite of six modules aimed at giving a detailed insight into commodity trading contracts. Each module is run 3 times a year and take 12 weeks.

Short Courses

These modules usually take around 30 minutes to complete. There is an assessment at the end of each module, based on the content learned. Successful students will receive a completion certificate.

More modules are being created all of the time, so the list of topics is constantly increasing. The current available modules are:

  • An Introduction to the Trade
  • Appropriation and Default
  • Catastrophe
  • Common Difficulties with Shipping Documents
  • Enforcement
  • Fumigation
  • Futures and Hedging
  • Laytime
  • Storage
  • The Products

This form of training is easy to access and can be done whenever and wherever; it is tablet friendly so can be completed on a phone, tablet or at an office desk.

The content of the modules covers all different areas of the trade. The modules start by explaining that learning outcomes, the content is then provided through a variety of forms, including a number of interactive elements. Each module ends with a conclusion followed by the short assessment. The assessment takes the form of multiple choice questions.

All materials you will need are included within the module, including any contracts, rules and reference papers.

Click HERE to view the Agribility brochure for more details on each individual module.


  Member Fee Non-Member Fee
Individual Modules £50.00 £70.00
Hard copy certificate fee £25.00


All payments must be made by credit card

Please note: All fees are in GBP & subject to VAT at the prevailing rate where applicable


An Introduction to the Trade More information & booking
Appropriation and Default More information & booking
Catastrophe More information & booking
Common Difficulties with Shipping Documents More information & booking
Enforcement More information & booking
Fumigation More information & booking
Futures and Hedging More information & booking
Laytime More information & booking
Storage More information & booking
The Products More information & booking