Export Documentation Training Course – LEVEL 2 BCC ACCREDITED

From February 25, 2021 13:00 until February 25, 2021 16:00

Make sure that all of your export's carry the proper legal documentation along with accurate information concerning the export consignment with an export documentation training course. This half-day session is designed for export staff involved in the administration of export issues and/or anyone who might benefit from essential training on critical documents required for successful and smooth exporting.

This export documentation course looks to cover all relevant aspects of both EU procedures and exports to overseas customers while highlighting documentary requirements and compliance with Customs requirements. Sample documents are provided as part of the course, enabling the exporter to understand the importance of using the correct information and how the documents are to be completed.

Delegates on This Course Will:

1. Understand how to produce the necessary documentation for an international shipment.
1.1 Prepare a price build-up and costing for an export quotation.
1.2 Produce the appropriate documents required to expedite the shipment.
1.3 Describe any additional special requirements or documentation for particular markets/sectors eg Middle East, Hazardous Goods, Textiles.
1.4 Describe appropriate trade terms and international standards for freight, carriage, insurance and costs eg Incoterms .
2. Identify where to go for sources of international information and assistance.
2.1 Describe the roles of regulatory bodies and where to seek assistance eg Chambers of Commerce, HMRC, BIFA, Sources of Reference, Inspection Agencies, BIS, Banks.
3. Identify modes of transport.
3.1 Explain the advantages and disadvantages of the different modes of transport.


This training is BCC (British Chambers of Commerce) accredited from a registered and course-approved International Trade trainer and qualifies for the BCC Foundation certificate programme. Delegates wishing to receive a BCC Certificate will be given a short assessment at the end of the course.


This afternoon session is directly preceded by the morning course “Customs Procedures & Documentation” as part of a back-to-back Import / Export training offering by the Chamber. Delegates will be awarded a Chamber of Commerce Certificate of Completion at the conclusion of this session.

To book your place on this fully funded half day course please click 'select tickets' below.

Once registered, a meeting link and password will be forwarded.

The Chamber is running programmes that aim to reach and engage with the business community of North Lancashire to ensure those affected by issues such as cross border trade, take advantage of the support offered to ensure a smooth transition process. As part of this initiative, we will be offering a number of free places on training courses. These free spaces are limited, to one person per company.

Delivered by North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Lancaster & District Chamber of Commerce, Lancaster City Council and Boost; Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub. It is funded by Lancaster City Council and the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.