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Foundation in International Trade

Learn the basics of International Trade and its effects on supply chain and international transportation

About this Course

This course is provided online and can be completed at your own pace. If you need to stop during the sessions or course, your progress will be saved.
It will take approximately 3 hours to complete

It contains 6 short Modules covering;
Introduction to what is International Trade
Why Export?
Functions of Export companies
Making Contracts in international markets
Payment and Finance
International Transportation

Test your learning through quizzes and get a certificate on completion of course.

Expected Outcomes

Understand More about International Trade and the Language and Terms Used
The Reasons and Benefits for Exports
Learn about the Functions of Exporting Companies
What is Involved in Agreements and International Contracts
Financing your Project, Risk Assessing and How to get Paid
Using the Right Transport for your Cargo

Who is this for?

This course is aimed at those who would benefit from understanding more about the Export sector and its functions. It will be helpful to:

New personnel to your business and/or industry, Logistics Operators, Customer Service in Logistics, Export and Shipping Personnel, Finance Managers. and Service providers to Logistics and Export who would like to learn more about the sector and how it works.

Your Tutor

Your Tutor is Maria O’Reilly.  Maria has worked in Leadership roles over the past 30 years both in Shipping Industry and in her own coaching practice and as a training provider over the past 11 years. 

She is a professional Coach and works with companies, Leaders and individuals in helping them to unlock their true potential.

Key Modules of the Course

  • Understanding foundations of International Trade
  • Functions of Exporting company
  • Understand contracts, agreements between parties and risk assessments
  • Terms of agreement – including Incoterms
  • Payments and Export Finance
  • International Transportation, finding the right carrier for your cargo

Get Started

Practical training programmes are suited to in-experienced and experienced sector personnel.

Get started straight away. Contact us today to book Foundation in International Trade training.