Statement of Attainment in Essentials of Importing and Exporting
Essentials of Importing and Exporting course details
Course description and aims
The Statement of Attainment in Essentials in Importing and Exporting short course is designed to provide a basic knowledge of the international trade process and the associated responsibilities, liabilities, rights and options for importers/exporters. This knowledge will enable the importer/exporter to better assess advice, standards or service and quotes from providers such as Customs Brokers, Freight Forwarders and consultants. It will also equip the importer/exporter to move (with Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders) toward the culture of partnership and co-operation with the relevant sections & officers of Department of Immigration & Border Protection and Department of Agriculture & Water Resources
You will be learning:
1. The influences on modern international trade
2. Decision to import/export Â– business requirements, suitability, and risks involved
3. Main parties involved in the international trade process, including why use a broker/freight forwarder
5. Introduction to Air Freight; Advantages and disadvantages Â– options and suitability, Carrier service details, bookings, calculating volume and freight rates
6. Introduction to Sea Freight: Advantages and disadvantages Â– options and suitability, Carrier service details, bookings, calculating volume and freight rates
7. Australian Border Control Â– functions, responsibilities and authority: Australian Customs Service, AQIS Â– the other border authority and prohibited Imports/Exports and other restrictions
8. Documentation: Contracts and Documents involved in International Trade
9. Finance, Payments & Foreign Exchange: Finance and banking Â– who to use and why
Course outcomes and careers
This Fee Free training opportunity is only available for a limited time and learners must meet eligibility requirements.
Learners must be:
- 15 years or older.
- have left school.
- live or work in NSW.
- Australian citizen or Australian permanent resident or humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen.
Enrol at any location
You will need to attend approximately 5 hours of class per day over four Saturdays from 9:30am to 2:30pm.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
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
FULLY GOVERNMENT SUBSIDISED
This course is fully government-subsidised for eligible students, meaning you won't have to pay any course fees. It is part of a program to help people develop the skills they need to get a job, undertake entry level qualifications or transition to a new job.
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|TLIX0002||Initiate cargo border procedures||30|
|TLIA4033||Organise international transport of freight||20|