This introduction course is aimed at anyone involved in international trade who needs to understand customs. The course will cover the role of HMRC and practicalities such as goods wholly produced in the UK, use of documentation including the new UK EUR1, free circulation, AEO, VAT responsibilities, and the impact of Incoterms®. The course also provides an introduction to customs entries, classification of goods, valuation of goods on import duties, taxes and the Union Customs Code (UCC).
HMRC and customs procedures
Origin, Classification of goods and Valuation of goods
Duties and taxes (UK Global Tariff)
The Union Customs Code (UCC).
Changes coming in January 2021
Sources of help and advice
Who Should Attend
This course is suitable for administrators, managers, directors, and owners of businesses who need to understand customs procedures. This will enable them to administer documentation correctly, ensure efficient processes and meet compliance obligations. The course is valuable for both newcomers wanting an introduction and overview, and experienced staff needing a refresher on current requirements.
Our 2021 courses are accredited by British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and together form a curriculum that provides invaluable basic skills for small and large companies alike. Candidates must demonstrate knowledge of the subject and their performance will be marked by external examiners on the completion of each module. Candidates will receive a certificate for each module successfully completed, and achievement of six credits will result in the candidate obtaining a nationally recognised Foundation Award.
That’s why we offer high quality training courses for first time and existing exporters that cover the critical steps for any new export drive.
A Foundation Award in International Trade is awarded on the completion of six modules. Book six courses at the same time and receive a 10% discount.