CUSTOMS TRAINING

Customs Awareness Training

With decades of hands-on experience in customs, logistics, transportation and trade compliance, our Customs Awareness training team brings clarity to your managing of customs requirements.

Level 1 Training

This Level 1 customs awareness course is not only suitable for logistics and freight forwarding professionals, but also those responsible for customs, trade, compliance, finance and procurement, as well as supply chain and operations managers. 

This training provides an overview of the customs landscape for your supply chain and introduces key areas of customs requirements and obligations, relating to your business.

Supply Chain Training

Duration

One half-day, classroom based learning

Class Size

Maximum 10-12 persons

Location

PerformanSC offices, Dublin or Onsite at your premises (group training)

Training Objectives

The overall objective from this training is that attendees will leave knowing how to identify customs and trade concepts, understand how they apply to your business and find out where to learn more.

Attendees will;

  • Become familiar with the roles of custom’s authorities
  • Recognise the various stakeholders
  • Understand some of the key elements of Custom’s and duties frameworks
  • Identify the components of custom’s valuation
  • Understand the basics of product classification
  • Develop awareness of the impact of product origins and preference protocols
  • Gain an awareness of customs special procedures and reliefs
  • Have an introduction to the role of AEO and custom’s preferential guarantees
  • Recognise the requirements and purpose of custom’s documentation
  • Be introduced to EU and US export controls Review and discuss potential Brexit impacts

What is covered?

The course provides an introductory awareness of customs concepts and frameworks;

  • The role of customs
  • Definitions and terms
  • Customs and duties framework
    • Valuation
    • Classification Origin and preference
    • Special reliefs
  • AEO and customs comprehensive guarantees
  • Introduction to customs documentation
  • EU & US Export Controls introduction
  • Potential Brexit consideration

Who should attend?

Since the subject has broad implications for the business, this course is suitable for those responsible for;

  • Customs, trade, quality and compliance
  • Procurement and Finance Managers 
  • Directors
  • Supply Chain managers
  • Operations managers
  • Logistics and freight forwarding professionals

Level 2 Training

This is an advanced customs awareness training course, for those looking to deepen their knowledge in customs awareness.  The PerformanSC training team brings you and your team through more in-depth training, in customs compliance.

The course content delves deeper into detail than the Level 1 course, in areas including; 

  • Customs Procedures
  • Denied Party Screening
  • Authorised Economic Operator (AEO)
  • EU & US Export Controls
  • Industry Specific Requirements
 

This course can also be used as a follow-on course from our Level 1 customs awareness training, which builds on the knowledge already gained.

Duration

One half-day, classroom based learning

Class Size

Maximum 10-12 persons

Location

PerformanSC offices, Dublin or Onsite at your premises (group training)

Training Objectives

The overall objective from this training is that attendees will leave knowing how to identify customs and trade concepts, understand how they apply to your business and find out where to learn more.

Attendees will gain an understanding in;

  • Become familiar with the roles of custom’s authorities, recognising the stakeholders
  • Customs and duties framework
  • Customs valuation
  • Inward Processing
  • Procedure codes ¦ International business
  • Free Trade Zones
  • Quotas
  • Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) ¦ Types of AEO ¦ Mutual recognition
  • EU & US Export controls ¦ Export licenses ¦ Embargoed Countries
  • DPL Restricted Parties – Screening, Permissions / licenses and Managing sanctions
  • Product origins and preference protocols
  • Dual use – Identfication, Permissions / approvals / licenses

Who should attend?

While this is a more in-depth look at customs, the subject continues to have broad implications for the business.  

The course is therefore suitable for those responsible for;

  • Customs, trade, quality and compliance
  • Procurement and Finance Managers 
  • Directors 
  • Supply Chain managers
  • Operations managers
  • Logistics and freight forwarding teams

Contact us for more information

This advanced customs training course is publicly available, hosted in PerformanSC Supply Chain’s Dublin offices.

Many businesses choose to hold this course in-house, thereby allowing for more flexibility in covering the business’ own compliance needs and focusing in on terms and classifications, relating to their specific business.

Either option is available to you, to suit your preference. Just contact us at training@performansc.com or contact us here

Let's start the conversation on how best we can assist your customs training requirements