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Coventry & Warwickshire Chamber Training Commerce House 123 St Nicholas Street Coventry None CV1 4FD
International Trade Member Rate: £245.00
Suitable for beginners who are new to their role or importers/exporters that have not had any formal training. This practical course will cover the essential aspects of moving goods internationally helping you comply with the relevant rules and avoid unnecessary and potentially costly mistakes.
Topics covered include:
- Logistics and The Role of the Freight Forwarder
- Terms of Delivery: Incoterms 2020
- Methods of Payment including Letters of Credit
- Common Export Documentation
- Commodity codes and classifying your goods for import/export
- Import/Export Declarations and the Role of Customs
- Determining the Customs Value of Your Goods
- Managing Risk and Insurance options
Please note that there will be no refund for cancellations received less than 14 calendar days prior to the event.
- David Hooper
- Company Director, Hooper & Co.
David Hooper MBA, has worked in International Trade and Economic Development for 20 years including 5 years working for HMRC. He is now Director of Independent Freight Solution Ltd based in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, who are a freight forwarder that also provide specialist advice, consultancy and training regarding customs and compliance related issues. David has an extensive knowledge of World Wide Customs Compliance and in 2016 Independent Freight became an Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) for Customs and Security. Over the last few years David has been asked to give talks and presentations to business on customs compliance rules and regulations and guidance on how Brexit could affect business exporting and importing in the future. David has a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with Distinction from Aston University in 2004 and a degree in Economics, Politics and Philosophy from the Open University. David also sits on the Coventry of Commerce Brexit Committee.