BTEC Intermediate Award in Customs Export and Import Procedures
A five-day course this is a Diploma originally developed by BIFA with HM Customs & Excise in line with their long-term freight policy. This is a Nationally recognised qualification which is accredited by Edexcel at BTEC Level 2. Successful candidates receive two certificates, one from Edexcel and one from BIFA.
Duration is 4 to 8 weeks commencing on the date shown. The course encompasses five days attendance, spread equally over the period, including work-based assignments and projects.
The content of the following has been certified by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to continuing professional development principles
- Customs role in international trade
- The Customs tariff
- Classification of goods
- Incoterms and Customs valuation
- Customs handling of international trade
- The Harmonised System of Classification
- NES - The National Export System
- Export licensing
- Customs documentation and declarations
- Export Customs Procedure Codes
- The ATA Carnet
- Origin of goods and Customs
- Outward Processing (OP) application and operation
- Import Customs Procedure Codes
- Custom Freight Simplified Procedures and imports
- Duty and VAT calculation
- Payment of duty and VAT
- Import licensing and tariff quotas
- Anti-dumping Duty
- The C105 and valuation
- Inwards Processing (IP) application and operation
- Excise duty calculation
- Return Goods Relief
- The Common Agricultural Policy
- VAT and international trade
- Community transit and NCTS
- Customs warehousing
- Customs and EU trade – Intrastats and REDS (Registered Excise Dealers and Shippers)
- AEO - Authorised Economic Operator; types & advantages / disadvantages
- Researching Customs operations
- Customs declarations and reporting for specific regimes
- Customs and customer communications
- Project – Customs and international trade procedures
A five-day course 09:30 - 16:30 hours, attendance is required on all five dates
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“A well balanced course, good content covering all aspects of import, export and customs procedures. Well put together, easy to understand.”
“The course is well constructed and flowed very well”
“An ideal course to gain a wider understanding of customs procedures”
- 100% of delegates would recommend this course to others
- 100% of delegates said what they learnt on this course will help with their day-to-day work
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