Discount For Members

Import Procedures including IP/OP

Start: 3rd June 2024
From: 09:30 to 15:30

Non-member price


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This course follows on from the Customs Procedures and Documentation course or can be provided standalone for those who are only interested in importing procedures.

We recommend this course for those who are familiar with or currently work in an import environment but have never had any formal training and those with experience wanting a refresher.

It provides an overview of the import process from start to finish and reviews all topics required for new and existing suppliers, including country and supplier risk, payment risk and more. We also explain documentation requirements and how to ensure goods are imported successfully to include duty payments and include an overview of the available Special Procedures.

What we will cover
• Definition of an import & the process flow
• Making the enquiry, areas to consider
o Product – Commodity Code & Origin
o Payment – Options & Risks
o Import Controls – Licences & Certifications
o Incoterms 2020 & Insurance
o Transport – Leadtimes & Options
o Documentation – Standard & Preference Documents
o Costs – Have you considered all the costs?
o Terms and conditions
• Provide the purchase order
• Movement of goods
• Import clearance
o Documentation Requirements
o Import Declarations and the Process
o The Customs Declaration Service
o Routing & GVMS
o Import duties & Taxes
• An introduction to Special Procedures
o What they are
o How to apply
o Bills of Discharge

BCC Foundation Award
We offer a BCC Foundation Award for those who wish to gain a qualification through training. The award is given after 6 credits have been attained. If a delegate wishes to gain credits from attending a course they will be given assessment papers after each course they attend.

This course accounts to 1 Credit of the Award.

Please let us know before a course if you would like to apply for the award.

Places Available

Location: Zoom

Start: 3rd June 2024
From: 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

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