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17th May 2023 / 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

BCC Accredited: Export Documentation and Import Procedures

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£250 (Members)
£300 (Non-members)

By: Liverpool Chamber


This 1 day course covers the basic aspects of Exporting & Importing worldwide.

Delegates have the opportunity to complete two assessments (£24 additional to course cost) to obtain the “Foundation in International trade”.

It is designed for people who may be new to exporting plus experienced business people who may need to update themselves on export documentation and procedures.

During the course live online examples are used not only to explain the documentation but to show how you can complete the documentation yourself. The course will also relate to commercial implications and the reasons why the documentation is so important, with practical examples and case studies.

This course delivers the complete international business package for all levels covering the following topics:

  • Shipping within the EU and beyond
  • Duties & Taxes
  • Audit Trail and HMRC
  • Type of invoices and values
  • Tariff codes – commodity codes
  • Transport documents – CMR, Air Way Bills, Bills of Lading
  • Commercial documentation
  • Documents & Procedures, UKEUR1 & CoO, ATA Carnet
  • Country of Origin including Rules of Origin and Approved Exporter Status
  • What documentation is required to be kept for Audit purposes?
  • How to handle the logistics of moving cargo from one country to another

INCOTERMS2020 will be quickly covered but not explained in great detail, these are covered in a separate half day.

This course is essential if you want to understand all the basic aspects of international business and is suitable for everyone from large corporations to small businesses and individuals.

This workshop has been designed to meet British Chambers of Commerce National Trade Training Standards.

We can organise bespoke courses, or consultancy sessions to discuss your international trade concerns at short notice. Not every company has the same training needs and we work with partners to help you to answer basic queries to more complex issues.

Are you implementing specific Customs facilities? Or applying for specific regimes & status, Authorised Economic Operator (AEO), Inward Processing (IP), Customs Warehousing (CW) We can help.

Time and costs required for each stage depend on each company, and its particular requirements.