This entry-level qualification is designed to get people started in the Customs profession. It introduces you to the fundamentals of customs practice and procedure, including the basics of how to prepare customs declarations for exports and imports. On successful completion of this introductory course you will gain a general understanding and knowledge of the key concepts, relevant processes and terminology of the customs profession, and an awareness of the resources available to you to advance your professional knowledge and skills.
The Customs Practice & Procedure Award consists of six modules:
- Introduction to Trade and Customs
- Customs Processes and Procedures
- Calculating Import Duty
- Customs Declarations
- Export and Import Controls
- Other Matters.
No formal qualifications are required for entry into this course.
Designed to fit around a full-time career, it allows students to study online with hyperlinks to reference sites, videos, examples and step-by-step guides for putting the theory into practice.