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Customs Practitioner Award
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As part of our Customs Professional Pathway, you can achieve a Customs Practitioner Award from the Institute of Export & International Trade by completing all of the following six of our world-renowned training courses and then sitting a final multiple choice assessment (online).

The courses are:

  • Customs Procedures and Documentations*
  • Customs Classification and Tariff Codes*
  • Understanding Rules of Origin, Free Trade Agreements & Export Preference*
  • Excise Duties & Procedures
  • Introduction to Export Licensing Controls
  • Post Brexit Compliance & Documentation*

*These courses qualify for HMRC grant funding so greatly reducing the cost to you and your business of achieving this award from the Institute of Export & International Trade

 more information and how to apply for HMRC grant funding

Course Details and Information

  Customs Procedures and Documentations

Our one-day Customs Procedures & Documentation training course will offer a very detailed and comprehensive look at the information that is required to be submitted to customs to enable goods to be imported and exported. It also looks at the differences between EU and non-EU trade.

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  Customs Classification and Tariff Codes

This course highlights commercial implications of the correct use of the Tariff/Commodity code and why it is so important to have a good understanding of them, which will help towards successful and efficient global business.

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  Understanding Rules of Origin, Free Trade Agreements & Export Preference

This course will explain all aspects of the Rules of Origin and Trade agreements and how to understand and comply with them to help companies be more competitive in export markets.

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  Excise Duties and Procedures

This one-day course on Excise Duties covers what you need to know about these indirect taxes on the sale or use of specific products such as petrol and diesel, alcoholic drinks and tobacco products.

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  Introduction to Export Licensing Controls

In this course the procedures for getting a licence and the different types will be explained. Also, what the categories for licences are and the compliance with shipments to different export regions.

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  Post Brexit Compliance & Documentation

This one-day training course will focus on the potential changes in export documentation that Brexit may bring. If UK companies are not prepared for new customs obligations outside of the union, they will ultimately have to pay a cost

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Please contact us at if you would like to register to take our Customs Practitioner Award.


IOE&IT Digital Badges

We have partnered with Acclaim, a part of Credly, to provide you with a digital version of your course attendance credentials. This digital badge will contain data describing your credentials, the training course attended and how the skills you have now earned.

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