Diploma of Customs Broking

Diploma   NRT
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Mon 24 Jul 2017
 –   St George
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  • Customs Broking course details

    Course description and aims

    This course is aimed at those seeking a career as a customs broker in the transport and logistics industry, and is recognised by the a Australian Government's Department of Immigration and Border Protection as the required standard for such a role.

    Successful completion of this course will provide the knowledge to achieve the self-directed application of appropriate skills, with substantial depth in some areas where judgement is required in planning and selecting appropriate equipment, services and techniques for yourself and others. Core subjects include cargo border procedures, determining customs values and indirect taxes, and complying with biosecurity border clearance.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Customs broker

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

    Enrol at any location

    St George
    Part Time Evening
    Course start:
    Mon 24 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    2 Years
    6 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
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    About offering:


    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Monday 24th July 2017, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at St George College, Main Campus, Cnr Princes Highway and President Avenue, Building F, Ground Level, Room FG.24.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 6 hours of class a week over 2 evenings. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday and Wednesday, 6:00pm to 9:00pm.

    How to enrol or apply:


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:


    Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition


    Fees, payment and refunds: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    TLIF0002Administer chain of responsibility policies and procedures30
    TLIX4036Analyse, advise on and carry out integrated border clearance transactions30
    TLIX5055Apply anti-dumping and countervailing measures25
    TLIX5056Carry out additional customs clearance practices30
    TLIX5046Carry out standard customs clearance practices60
    TLIX5054Comply with biosecurity border clearance30
    TLIX0003Conduct advanced border clearance functions20
    TLIX5052Determine complex customs value40
    TLIX5047Determine customs value40
    TLIX5048Determine import/export prohibitions/restrictions30
    TLIX5049Determine indirect taxes40
    TLIX5050Determine origin of goods and apply preference schemes or free trade agreements30
    TLIX5053Determine tariff classification for complex goods40
    TLIX0001Determine tariff classification of goods30
    TLIU4001Implement and monitor environmental protection policies and procedures20
    TLIX0002Initiate cargo border procedures30
    TLIG3002Lead a work team or group40
    BSBFIM501Manage budgets and financial plans70
    TLIA5035Manage international freight transfer60
    BSBMGT517Manage operational plan70
    BSBMGT502Manage people performance70
    BSBCUS501Manage quality customer service40
    TLIR4001Monitor supplier performance30
    TLIR4003Negotiate a contract40
    TLIX5058Review decisions of regulatory bodies30
    TLIP5025Set and achieve budgets40
    TLIR4002Source goods/services and evaluate contractors30



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