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    Other Courses: Basics of Export Trade

    Certificate Approved by WWISE
    Course Duration
    13 Weeks
    12 months access

    Course Summary

    Each course is broken up into manageable modules to help you absorb and apply your knowledge in a short time. Our courses are aimed at the current market, straightforward and to the point. You are able to study online at your own time and pace, guided by our industry experts. You will have access to practical and business-relevant material, you will be given the tools to help you deal with real-life scenarios.

    Who Should Attend?

    • Any office personnel wanting to move into export – or import and is looking for a quick way to get a sense of international trade and achieve a qualification to justify a transfer. This includes manufacturers and traders.
    • International Logistics Managers, Area Managers, Shipping & Export Managers, Business Development Export Managers, Communications Managers, Project Managers, Operations Export Managers, Business Managers, Export Sales Managers, Ship Chandelling Operation Managers, Airfreight Export Controllers, Export Co-ordinators, Distribution Managers, Logistics Managers
    • Any person who wants to move into the international trade service sector including bankers, insurers, freight forwarders and more.
    • Those currently unemployed and looking for a practical way to upskill and gain employment in the above fields, including university graduates and school leavers.

    Course Objectives

    • A simple trade of goods you have, for the goods you need. Globalisation has allowed us to give rise to the intricate network that is export trading. It is governed by international regulations, global trends, cultural contemplations, and logistics.
    • Imports and Exports development, is critical to economic development to create work opportunities and growth.
    • With this course, you will gain a broad understanding of exporting, its major players, and the factors in which exporting from South Africa takes place. You will get valuable insight into risks, regulations and cultural problems in export, and how to approach promoting your product in a foreign market.
    • This course is meant for people wanting to upskill their knowledge of international trade, from managers across the export trade platform to people wanting to move into the international trade service sector, including banking, insurance and freight forwarders and other specialised companies that provide essential services to exporting companies. Combined with IMM Short Courses in Export Administration and Export
    • Basics of Export Trade
    • Financial Risk Management, it will help you pursue a start-up career in exporting.

    Course Modules

    • Introduction to Export Trade
    • Regulative Framework for International Trade
    • Global Trade Patterns and South Africa’s Export Trade in the Global Context
    • Cultural Factors in Export Trade – The Determinants of Culture
    • Doing Business in Different Parts of the World – Part A with a focus on Africa, Europe and North America
    • Doing Business in Different Parts of the World – Part B with a focus on Latin America, Middle East, Far East, Australia and New Zealand
    • Introduction to International Marketing
    • The Marketing Mix in an Export Context
    • Understanding the Export Process – Logistics, Documentation and Financial Considerations – Part A
    • Understanding the Export Process – Logistics, Documentation and Financial Considerations – Part B
    • Assessing Export Readiness

    Benefits

    • Export Trade course covers all the possible topics which help in trading over international boundaries.
    • These training sessions cover necessary Import Export documentation, customs regulations, domestic and international trade laws and risk analysis in business as well as the International Market.
    • Supplement your knowledge about Import Export Procedure which eliminates the possibilities of fraudulent chances and provides in-depth knowledge of the required business product.
    • You are required to analyse case studies which give a brief idea regarding and dealing with practical issues that an Import Export Business confronts

    Certification

    On completion of your short course, you’ll be awarded a certificate that’s approved by the IMM Graduate School and our respective partners, recognising the skills and key competencies you’ve developed along the way. This certificate can be used to document your commitment to continuing professional development in your portfolio (including your LinkedIn profile or CV) or to provide evidence to employers or other professional bodies of your achievement. So that you’ll be better equipped to face workplace challenges, enhance your professional performance and, thereby, boosting your career.

    Assessment

    On completion of your short course, you’ll be awarded a certificate that’s approved by the IMM Graduate School and our respective partners, recognising the skills and key competencies you’ve developed along the way. This certificate can be used to document your commitment to continuing professional development in your portfolio (including your LinkedIn profile or CV) or to provide evidence to employers or other professional bodies of your achievement. So that you’ll be better equipped to face workplace challenges, enhance your professional performance and, thereby, boosting your career.