This BRAND NEW short course is a practical course for beginners that will provide the learners with a good foundation in the processes involved when importing and exporting goods.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Identify all parties involved in the process of importing and exporting goods.
  • Understand the roles of the Freight Forwarder and their responsibility.
  • Determine the main elements required when arranging a shipment between the buyer and seller.
  • Gain an understanding of common documents that may be needed and are used within the industry.
  • Define why shipping instructions are required and explain their roles and responsibilities.
  • Explain the differences between the commercial invoice and the packing list and determine information that needs to be provided.
  • Advise basic information about Incoterms 2020
  • Explain the process of a shipment and the various carriers involved.
  • Understand the importance of proactive communication between all parties involved.

Upon completion of this course why not try out our ‘Freight Forwarding Essentials’ and ‘Customs Essentials’? These courses will provide a slightly more indepth insight into specific aspects of the logistics industry and are the perfect “follow on” courses from this beginners course.

Our upcoming dates are now live – view them below and enquire NOW to secure your space!

Virtual

LocationOnline
VenueZoom Live
Start DateMon 03 June 2024
Duration1 day(s)
Spaces1 left
CodeBFT1WEB

Costs

Member Fee: £190.00 + VAT

Non-Member Fee: £245.00 + VAT

Virtual

LocationOnline
VenueZoom Live
Start DateTue 25 June 2024
Duration1 day(s)
Spaces6 left
CodeBFT1WEB

Costs

Member Fee: £190.00 + VAT

Non-Member Fee: £245.00 + VAT

Virtual

LocationOnline
VenueZoom Live
Start DateTue 06 August 2024
Duration1 day(s)
Spaces8 left
CodeBFT1WEB

Costs

Member Fee: £190.00 + VAT

Non-Member Fee: £245.00 + VAT

Virtual

LocationOnline
VenueZoom Live
Start DateWed 21 August 2024
Duration1 day(s)
Spaces8 left
CodeBFT1WEB

Costs

Member Fee: £190.00 + VAT

Non-Member Fee: £245.00 + VAT

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