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Understanding Export and Export Documentation

Understanding Export and Export Documentation

@ Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce Delivered Online Edinburgh Midlothian EH2 2LE

20th November, 2020 09:30-16:30 Training 250.00-440.00
This course is included in our three courses for the price of two offer, on all international courses. 

Understand what is involved in documentation - save time and money.

Course Overview:

It has been estimated that around £100 million is lost annually to UK exporters in direct costs as a result of missing or incorrect documentation and contractual procedures. Documents are involved in every aspect of the export transaction. This course examines the commercial, official and transport documents and looks at how they are used and the costs of obtaining certain documents. The legal requirements of overseas countries are also explained.

What will you learn?
  • Commercial documents
  • Internal documents
  • Transport documents
  • Official documents
  • Overseas requirements
  • Financial documents
  • The impact of INCOTERMS
Who is it for?

Those involved in the preparation of international trade documentation and senior management responsible for managing staff involved in these processes.

Course Director: Sue Grewcock

There is an optional exam (open book) at the end of the course, this is marked by the British Chamber of Commerce (BCC) and gives a certificate of competence. These exams (on passing 6 subjects) will lead to a BCC Foundation Award in International Trade which is mapped to a Level 2 SVQ terminology and provides invaluable basic skills for small and large companies alike.

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