When is comes to customs documentation it is vitally important that importers and exporters understand the information required to be submitted, as in most cases it is the importer and exporter who would be liable for this information, even if it is done by a third party, which in most cases it is.
Understanding these procedures from both a commercial and operational level, will improve a company’s import export efficiency, which can lead to increased sales growth, due to lack of errors in the information provide to import and export your products.
Our brand new 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.
Delays, fines and inspections are things that no company wants to endure, hence this course will equip attendees with the information to be able to understand what is required to comply with customs and if at any time an audit was required, then to be able to be prepared.
The course will cover:
An understanding of the role of HMRC
An understanding of UK customs procedures
Explanation of an EORI number
Explanation of what free circulation is
What documents can be used as proof of export from the UK
The change from CHIEF to CDS
Explanation of the SAD C88
- Key information for both import and export entries
UK Tariff - Product classification – Tariff code/Commodity codes
Explanation of Customs Procedure Codes (CPC) and what they do
Explanation of key import and export documentation
Certificates of Origin
Compliance with Rules of Origin
General System Preference
Cumulation of Origin for GSP Countries
WTO Methods of Valuation for Import
AEO - Benefits of being an Authorised Economic Operator
Understand customs relief schemes available to imports and exporters
Use of Customs Notices
Who should attend
This course is suitable for people new to international business and experienced companies who may want to refresh their knowledge.
The departments within a business that this course would apply to are:
- Export Administration
- Export Sales Administration
The Presenter - Sue Wright FIEx (Grad)
Sue began her shipping career in 1989 in an engineering company in Nottingham, shipping industrial weighing machines and parts worldwide. Such was her passion for the industry and subject that she went on to study through the IOE&IT qualifications and in 2000 qualified at Diploma level. With this achievement she was offered a position as Shipping Manager in an engineering and manufacturing company who exported entire projects worldwide. This included cross trade and imports. Read more
Member price - £299 + VAT
Non-member price - £399 + VAT
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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
This course is CPD certified - 10 points
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