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Comprehensive Guide to
Customs Brokerage

This in-depth course covers a wide range of topics related to customs brokerage

Customs Brokerage

Full-Day Course - Webinar - $395

In this Comprehensive Guide to Customs Brokerage webinar, participants will learn about the critical role of customs brokers in international trade and the qualifications required to become a licensed CB. The course provides a step-by-step guide to obtaining an individual or company license and covers the key regulations and procedures involved in customs brokerage. With in-depth coverage of all aspects of the customs brokerage industry, this course is ideal for anyone looking to gain a comprehensive understanding of customs brokerage, whether they are new to the field or seeking to enhance their existing knowledge.

IFA Customs Brokerage

Course Benefits

Interactive Webinar Experience

Our courses are presented in a convenient webinar format, allowing you to attend from anywhere. All attendees are encouraged to have a working webcam to participate and engage in the interactive learning experience.

Education Credits

Our courses are approved for continuing education credits by the National Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association of American, Inc., National Education Institute's Certified and Master Customs Specialist and the Certified and Master Export Specialist.

Gain Lifelong Skills

Our courses provide practical, lifelong knowledge for optimizing your supply chain, managing risks, and ensuring regulatory compliance. Gain informed decision-making skills, save time and costs, and minimize potential issues with our training.

Course Information

Our Comprehensive Guide to Customs Brokerage webinar is designed to provide participants with an in-depth understanding of the customs brokerage industry. By the end of the course, participants will have a clear understanding of the role of customs brokers, the qualifications required to become a licensed CB, and the process of obtaining a license. They will also gain knowledge on important topics such as customs processing, record keeping, ACE, ISF, C-TPAT, periodic monthly statements, customs power of attorney, customs bonds, Incoterms© 2020, and much more. Overall, this course is ideal for anyone looking to gain knowledge and expertise in the customs brokerage industry, whether they are new to the field or are looking to expand their existing knowledge. Participants will gain valuable insights and skills that will enable them to excel in their careers and contribute to the success of their organization.

At the International Forwarding Academy, we specialize in providing training services for the International Transportation Community. Our comprehensive programs are designed for beginners and those with up to 5 years of experience in the field, covering operational details in a simple and easy-to-understand manner. With years of experience and hundreds of successful trainings under our belt, we have catered to a diverse audience, including International Freight Forwarders, Importers & Exporters, Logistic Managers, Logistic Providers, Business Development, Financial & HR Personnel in related fields.

Participants in the Comprehensive Guide to Customs Brokerage course can expect an in-depth and interactive learning experience. The course is designed to cover a wide range of topics related to customs brokerage, and participants can expect to learn from industry experts with many years of experience in the field. The course will be conducted online, and participants will have access to all the course materials, including presentation slides and reference materials. The course will also include interactive sessions, including Q&A sessions, group discussions, and case studies, which will allow participants to apply their newly acquired knowledge to real-world scenarios. By the end of the course, participants can expect to have a deep understanding of the customs brokerage industry and be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in their careers.

The Comprehensive Guide to Customs Brokerage course provides a comprehensive overview of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency and the import process. The course covers the history and mission of the agency, the HTS, valuation, PTI, and CBP examination of cargo, among other topics. It includes exercises to reinforce your understanding of the material, and you will have access to a range of resources to support your learning. The course is available for purchase on the website and can be accessed online at any time.

Below is the curriculum for this course:

  • Role of the Customs Broker
  • What Qualifications are Required
  • How to Become a Licensed CB
  • Individual and
  • Company License
  • Customs Processing
  • Center/Centers for Excellence/National Permit Customs Broker Responsible Supervision and Control Requirements
  • Record Keeping Requirements
  • Automated Customs
  • Environment (ACE)
  • Import Security
  • Filing (ISF)
  • C-TPAT
  • Periodic Monthly Statements
  • Services Performed by LCB
  • Customs Power of Attorney
  • Customs Bonds
  • Incoterms© 2020
  • Types of Invoices
  • Types of Ocean Bills of Ladings
  • Types of Customs Entries
  • Harmonized Tariff of the United States
  • Merchandise
  • Classification
  • Quota’s
  • Customs Decisions and Rulings
  • Customs Examination Stations
  • Types of Customs Holds
  • Type of Customs
  • Inspections
  • Liquidated Entries
  • Duty Drawback
  • Protests

In the event that you are unable to attend this course, you may send a substitute attendee at no additional cost. However, if you need to cancel your registration, a full refund will be issued only if we receive notice of cancellation at least 30 days prior to the scheduled start date of the course. To request a refund, please visit our Contact page and send us a message with the subject line "Cancel Class."

Please note that we do not issue refunds for cancellations made within 30 days of the course start date. However, you can choose to transfer your registration to a future class for a $95.00 change fee.

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