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Customs Declaration Training

Is your business ready for Brexit?

Are you a customs agent? Or does your company use customs agents and intermediaries to help you trade with the EU?

If so, you need to know how to meet customs requirements fast and efficiently after the UK leaves the EU. There will be new
processes to follow and new forms to complete.

The British Chanmbers of Commerce’s training will highlight what you need to know to be able to accurately complete a
simple customs declaration.

Find out more about what’s involved below

Aberdeen – Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce

Accrington – East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce

Ayr – Ayrshire Chamber of Commerce

Belfast – Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Birkenhead – Wirral Chamber of Commerce

Bournemouth – Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Bristol – Business West

Burgess Hill – Sussex Chamber of Commerce

Cambridge – Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce

Chesterfield – East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire)

Coventry – Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce

Durham – North East England Chamber of Commerce

Edinburgh – Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce

Fareham – Hampshire Chamber of Commerce

Glasgow- Glasgow Chamber of Commerce

Huddersfield- Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce

Hull- Hull and Humber Chamber of Commerce

Ipswich – Suffolk Chamber of Commerce

Kendal and Carlisle Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

Leicester – East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire)

Lincoln – Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce

Liverpool – Liverpool and Sefton Chamber of Commerce

Newport – South Wales Chamber

Northampton – Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce (incorporating Milton Keynes Chamber)

Nottingham – East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire)

Manchester – Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

Norwich – Norfolk Chamber of Commerce

Peterborough – Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce

Plymouth – Devon and Plymouth Chamber of Commerce

Preston – North West Lancashire Chamber of Commerce

Redruth – Cornwall Chamber of Commerce

Slough – Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce

Telford – Shropshire Chamber of Commerce

Chester – West Cheshire and North Wales Chamber of Commerce

Wolverhampton – Black Country Chamber of Commerce

Customs Declaration Training

The Chamber of Commerce network has partnered with some of the leading industry experts to launch brand new Customs Declarations Training designed to prepare businesses and trade professionals for the future of trade.

The way we trade with the EU is about to change, introducing the need for forms and processes not previously required. Up-skilled people are the key to continued training success once the UK leaves the EU.

The Customs Declarations Training programme delivers flexible, bite-sized e-learning modules, classroom courses, and virtual classroom sessions.

Delegates: anyone who needs an understanding of Customs regimes and how to complete a Customs declaration form.

Grant funding: Applications for HMRC training funding has now closed.

Course pre-requisites: there are no pre-requisites for this course.

Course content is based on the following topics:

  • Introduction to Trade
  • Business Responsibilities
  • Export process
  • Import process
  • Valuation – explanation of the main methods and their application
  • Classification – determining the use of commodity codes
  • Using Customs Procedure Codes – use of appropriate
  • CPCs Export and import controls
  • Reliefs Preferences Customs simplified procedures – explanation of procedures and benefits

Assessment: no formal exam will be taken however delegates will get to complete simulated forms to ensure they can complete simple customs declarations correctly.

Course Options:

Face to face classroom courses* (full day classroom delivery):

  • Accredited Chamber members £280 + VAT
  • Non-members £350 + VAT

* Please note: Pricing includes additional complementary access to a 3-hour online training course.

Online e-learning

  • Accredited Chamber members £190 + VAT
  • Non-members £230 + VAT

Published: 2nd March 2020

Source: British Chambers of Commerce

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