Import Operations and Techniques

MGMT X 460.913
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.
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Classroom
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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; as well as 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. 
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Import Operations and Techniques.

X 460.902 Introduction to International Business and X 460.903 Fundamentals of International Trade.

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Michael Alan Baker
365102
Fee:
$765.00
55 days left. Enroll by Jan 9, 2019
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 23, 2019
Course Requirements
Hands On Importing (this is a course reader available at the UCLA bookstore) by Michael Baker
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jan 9, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Jan 16, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Jan 23, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Jan 30, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Feb 6, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Feb 13, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Feb 20, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Feb 27, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Mar 6, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Mar 13, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317
Lecture
Wed Mar 20, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2317

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