International Trade Operations and Procedures BCC Accredited - Chesterfield
Venue: Chesterfield Office, Derbyshire
Date: Thursday, 12 March 2020
Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Available To: Members and Non Members
Member Price: £1575.00+VAT
Non-Member Price: £2249.00+VAT
The ITOPS qualification is a practical and relevant qualification designed to prove that candidates have the necessary skills to accurately operate the administration procedures in an international trade administration environment. This four day course is delivered in partnership with East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire) and Fidelitas Training.
Delegates will learn how to avoid costly mistakes and improve their international trade procedures. Some previous delegates have saved their employers thousands of pounds. Successful candidates will be awarded the ITOPS Qualification. The course is suitable for anyone employed in an international trade environment - whether that of a manufacturer/supplier or freight forwarder.
- 12 March 2020
- 23 March 2020
- 1 April 2020
- 20 April 2020
ITOPS is a recognised International Trade Qualification covering the main elements of Export Administration. The course runs over four separate workshops, followed by an assessment. This course is now BCC accredited and successful candidates will receive the BCC Foundation Award in International Trade.
The award covers the five main elements of export administration:
- Administration Procedures
- Export Documentation
- Customs and Excise and other legal requirements
- Export Payments
- Dispatch and Shipping
Delegates attend four formal training workshops - usually once a fortnight/every three weeks. A formal assessment takes place approximately one month after the tuition ends. The evidence is then Internally Verified by an experienced assessor at the Chamber who decides if the required standards have been met.
Candidates have the opportunity to attend an airport visit at the DHL East Midlands Hub. Although optional, the feedback from this visit has proved that the experience is an invaluable part of the qualification.
The price includes training for four workshops, course folders and printed notes, full trainer support during the course of the programme, final assessment day, portfolio assessment and verification.
If you are in the following areas – Barnsley, Bassetlaw, Bolsover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire Dales, Doncaster, North East Derbyshire, Rotherham and Sheffield and are looking to upskill your staff, raise ambition and drive forward growth, you may be eligible for Skills Bank funding of 50% to contribute to the overall cost of this course - please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
As an approved partner, all the Chamber's open courses and bespoke options are available to those businesses who are eligible.
You might like to view a testimonial below from one of our previous delegates - Anete Muciniece –Le Mark Group who recently attended the ITOPS course
"After completing the ITOPS course I feel my knowledge and skills for exporting have improved dramatically. It is a brilliant course that provides information on all aspects of exporting. I was able to provide my workplace with important information to improve our processing of shipments. Through this process I gained promotion at work to Admin Supervisor which I would not have been given without the knowledge from ITOPS. It is a really interesting course and I definitely recommend it to other exporters. I feel like if I ever have an unusual enquiry I can contact the Chamber of Commerce and I will have all the help I need"
Anete Muciniece – Le Mark Group
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