International Documentation and Customs Procedures – Accredited Foundation Award in Int. Trade

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Subtotal: Member: £275, Non Member: £325

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The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Accredited Foundation Award in International Trade is an invaluable opportunity for importers and exporters of all sizes to up-skill and attain a globally recognised qualification.

With four modules delivered in concise technical sessions, the Foundation Award in International Trade breaks fundamental technical topics into easy to understand components. It has been specifically designed to meet the needs of NI companies, equipping attendees with a solid base of technical knowledge required to move goods to and from Northern Ireland.

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This course will consider the impact of the latest UK Customs Procedures which have evolved under the Union Customs Code (UCC) for both importers and exporters. It will outline the duties and taxes currently payable on entry of goods into the UK and the bases of calculation, as well as the need to produce a proof of removal for VAT reconciliation.

The course will also consider some of the duty relief regimes currently available. International traders must be aware of the need for accurate customs entries and we will look at the critical information required including Commodity, Tariff and Customs Procedure Codes.

This course will cover:

  • Organisations involved in International Trade
  • The Export Rules
    – Intrastats
    – Proof of Export
  • International Documentation and key Information
    – Incoterms
    – Commodity Codes
    – Licences
  • Rules of Origin
    – Preference
    – Non Preference
    – Preference on Imports
  • Customs Compliance
    – HMRC – their role
    – Export Declarations
    – Procedure Codes and Additional Procedure Codes
    – Import Duties
    – AEO
    – Audit

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View the 2023 International training brochure.