Importing can present complications including managing long-distance relationships, organising international transport and ensuring customs clearance.

Successful importing requires an understanding of customs rules and procedures, a lack of which can cause importers to incur unnecessary costs and delays in arrival of goods. 

This in-depth advanced training will support importers to gain this knowledge, building on the 'Introduction to Importing' course. It goes in-depth into the detail of customs compliance, import documentation, duty relief schemes and payment methods.

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Learning outcomes

  • Appreciation of customs obligations and processes
  • In-depth understanding of rules of origin in trade deals
  • Learn how to complete a customs valuation
  • Understand requirements for completing import declarations
  • Learn about customs special procedures

Key information

  • This course costs £499 + VAT for members and £599 + VAT for non-members
  • It will be delivered by one of the IOE&IT’s pool of expert trainers
  • This course contributes 12.5 points in the IOE&IT CPD programme
  • On completion of your course you will earn a digital certificate

Please note: booking a place on one of our courses implies acceptance of training terms and conditions