Places are now being accepted for the class of 2018 Foundation Award in International Trade. With the release of the dates of the next tranche of its highly acclaimed suite of International trade course modules for the Foundation Award in International Trade, now is the time to up-skill your workforce and realise your future growth strategy through this nationally recognised award. The qualification addresses the topics central to supporting any export or import drive. The Foundation Award in International Trade (equivalent to NVQ Level 2) is spread over 12 months and covers between 6-8 key importing and exporting topics including:

The modules are taught in the Chambers state of the art training rooms at its prestigious Head Offices conveniently located on Clayton Business Park, Accrington on the following dates in 2018:-

  • Dealing with Agents & Distributors, 09.30am-12.30pm, 18th Apr, 15th Nov 2018
  • Exporting Basics, 09.30am-12.30pm, 1st Mar, 25th Sept 2018
  • Importing Basics, 09.30am-12.30pm, 27th Feb, 20th Sept 2018
  • Incoterms 2010, 09.30am-12.30pm, 6th Mar, 27th Sept 2018
  • Overseas Payments, 09 .30am-4.30pm, 22nd Mar, 8th Nov 2018
  • Practical Exporting, 09.30am-4.30pm, 20th Mar, 6th Nov 2018
  • Practical Importing, 09.30am-4.30pm , 15th Mar, 2nd Oct 2018
  • Trade Preference & Agreements, 09.30am-12.30pm, 13th Mar, 11th Oct 2018

Here is what previous delegates have said about the Foundation Award in International Trade

‘It’s vital to keep up to date with export and import requirements, because practices in world trade change quickly….that’s why the Foundation Award in International Trade is important to me and my employer – its helped to shape our current shipping procedures, validate my industry experience and commitment to continuous professional development’.Zoë Hanson, BMP Europe Ltd

‘The Foundation in International Trade has provided myself with a vast amount of knowledge that I use during every working day, and it has allowed me personally to become more independent, efficient and confident with my work’. Brad-Lewis Mortimer – Weir Minerals Europe Limited

We do offer other training which do not qualify for the Foundation Award but are just as important to expanding your knowledge of international Trade which are:-

If you would like to discuss content, availability and future progression routes at any time please contact Stephanie Warrington on 01254 356473 or