Trade and Customs Digital Academy
Studying online provides maximum flexibility, and is both time-efficient and cost-effective.
Studying online is a convenient way to increase your knowledge and skills. It provides the flexibility to meet ongoing work commitments without the need to attend lectures or workshops, which often involves costly travel expenses away from work and home life. Work your way through the course material at a pace and time that best suits your needs.
Basic Introduction to Customs
If your work relates in any way to international trade, it is important that you understand the commercial and regulatory environment in which you and your organization operate.
This course is intended to introduce you to the fundamentals of customs regulation and procedure. Whether you are new to the international trading environment or are seeking to undertake a more operational role in this field, this course is for you. While our more advanced courses will provide you with an in-depth knowledge of the various topics, this introductory course is designed to help you gain a general understanding and basic knowledge of the key concepts, relevant processes and terminology.
Certificate Level 3 Qualifications
These courses are offered through the UK Institute of Export and International Trade
Certificate in Customs Legislation and Procedures
This introductory level qualification is designed to get people started in the Customs profession.
Certificate in Customs Duty Calculation
This introductory level qualification is designed to provide people with the basic skills required to calculate the amount of customs duty that is payable on imported goods.
European Customs Law Accredited Training program – ECLAT
Our flagship online program, the European Customs Law Accredited Training program – ECLAT – represents the most inclusive, innovative training program of its kind. It provides a comprehensive, unrivalled coverage of all aspects of EU customs law and procedures. The program utilizes the latest in learning techniques and draws on the curricula of the world’s leading customs university. Most importantly, it is recognized across the EU as meeting the practical standards of competence for AEO purposes.
Below are the 16 topics which make up the complete ECLAT program. Each may be taken individually, or you may wish to enrol in the entire program leading to an academic degree in Customs. By enrolling in the entire program rather than individual topics, you will save €800 (€3,800 vs 4,600). Those who successfully complete the entire (16 topics) program will receive credit towards the academic programs of Charles Sturt University.
ECLAT Topic Fees and Estimated Study Hours
Sign up for the whole programme here. To sign up for individual courses, please click on one or more of the topics below.