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Export Edge Business College have been at the leading edge in education and corporate training in Ireland for nearly two decades.This practical course in International Trade is designed to enable learners to understand the key issues affecting the industry.The focus is on practical functions underlying international trade operations and regulations.

International Trade

The online course is designed to enable learners to operate effectively in the import / export sectors and to understand the key issues affecting this industry. The focus is on practical functions underlying international trade operations and regulations.

The course covers current industry sector updates, tutorial support and option to attend revision class prior to exam.

Export Edge Business College have been at the leading edge in education and corporate training in Ireland for nearly two decades.  This practical course in International Trade is designed to enable learners to understand the key issues affecting the industry.  The focus is on practical functions underlying international trade operations and regulations. Learning methods. This online learning course in International Trade is designed to enable learners to operate effectively in the export sector and understand the key issues affecting the industry without the necessity of commuting to attend classes.  Using innovative online learning techniques attendees receive an e-learning classroom environment, tutorial feedback and support from lecturers and fellow students throughout the course.

Learning outcomes

To learn about the fundamental aspects of international methods of payment

To be aware of the key aspects of international finance and currency management

To achieve practical experience of export contracts and legal documents in international shipping and trade finance payments

To develop an understanding of the importance of exporting to the economy

To appreciate the risks and range of factors that affect world trade

To be familiar with the different modes of transport available to an exporter

To become familiar with the export/import procedures for different markets

Course Modules 

1. International trade: A Global Overview

2. The European Union

3. Exporting and Company Functions

4. Contracts

5.  Agents and Distributors

6.  Arbitration

7.  Transportation and Trade Terms

8.  Freight Forwarders and Cargo Packing

9.  Export Documentation and Procedures

10. Export Insurance

11. Foreign Exchange Risk

12. State and Private Support Services