Introduction to Export and Import
A one-day course for those new to forwarding, designed to allow delegates to gain basic experience of the overall processes. This course focuses on the requirements of forwarders and intermediaries.
The content of the following has been certified by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to continuing professional development principles
By the end of this course you will be able to:
- Determine and identify all the documents that may be needed in forwarding depending on their Customs regime
- List all the EU and EFTA countries and their respective transport documents for controlling movements
- Define all the Incoterms, their role and responsibility in the terms of sale and valuation for Customs
- Understand the basics of insurance protection and liability
- Describe the door-to-door transit process
- Explain the basics of modal selection and the elements of freight costing
- Calculate volumetric conversion for all modes of transport
- Carry out basic tariff classification and select the most common CPC codes
- Define and explain key industry terminology
- Describe National Export System (NES) and the role of CHIEF
- Complete basic Duty and VAT calculations
- Understand how a Duty Deferment account operates
09:30 - 16:30 hours
Many courses are repeated during the year, to see a complete list of available dates for this course please visit the course description page for Introduction to Export and Import
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