Import Operations and Techniques
This course covers key concepts for import operations personnel including owners, managers, and brokerage/freight forwarding staff. Topics include warehousing, the customs concept of value, compliance, and record-keeping.
What you can learn.
- Gain an understanding of freight management, including warehousing, foreign trade zones, and appraisement
- Understand operations strategy, including customs management, intellectual property rights, fines penalties, and forfeitures
- Understand how NAFTA's rules and regulations inform operations and record keeping
About this course:This course is intended for individuals involved in import operations, including classifiers, import team members, supervisors, and managers; those working in customhouse brokerage and freight forwarding; and owners of trading companies. Topics include entry of merchandise; warehousing; foreign trade zones; the liquidation and protest process; appraisement and the customs concept of value; informed compliance; customs account management strategies; intellectual property rights, fines, penalties, and forfeitures; drawback; NAFTA; record keeping; and corporate compliance program management.
Winter 2021 Schedule
These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Internet access required. Materials required.