Our range of learning materials ‘Knowledge in Bite - Size Chunks' have been designed with a busy person in mind to help them learn one topic or specific area of international trade in more detail.
Each module entails approximately 2 hours of work, reading and assignments to help you understand a specific topic - for example INCOTERMS.
They are easy to understand and have a wealth of knowledge that you need in day to day business life - we hope you enjoy them.
For those of our members on our Continuing Professional Development Programme, once you've read the materials you can instantly award yourself 2.5 CPD points!
However, if you would like more CPD awards go on-line and sit a mini module test which covers the subject you've just been reading about and this will award you 7.5 CPD points.
Upon receipt of payment a password will be sent to enable access to the site - this will be generated within 7 working days of payment.
Modules start from only £35
This module will explain the form and significance of companies financial structures, cover different methods of finance and the consideration relevant to the selection, explain using cost data for the planning, monitoring and control of a business and Identify country and buyer risks in any export plan.
This module has been designed to provide a broad knowledge and understanding of the conditions under which international traders must operate their business and how business is affected by changes in the political, economic, social, and technological environment both nationally and internationally. Students will also be provided with a basic knowledge of the law relating to international trade with a focus on the law of contract, sale of goods and agency law.
This module will cover how to use appropriate technical language in relation to export/import procedures, explain how to select and organise the most cost-effective means of transporting goods to, or from, an overseas country and go over Complying with all statutory requirements of Customs authorities for both exports and imports.
This module will cover the significance of the marketing concept, go over describe the component elements of the marketing mix and the factors effecting management decisions in formulating marketing plans, as well as demonstrate an awareness of the environmental influences on international marketing.