Export Training & Events
Export Training and International Events
Here you will find details of the training packages offered by Inverness Chamber International and all the upcoming International events, both by Inverness Chamber and by our partner Chambers and Organisations.
Please follow the links below for more information on our training packages or to book on our next session
Upcoming International Events
TRADING INTERNATIONALLY WEBINARS
TUESDAY 29TH MAY
Whether you’ve never considered doing business overseas as an opportunity or have limited experience of selling to international markets, these events will set you on the right path.
With practical advice on why and how to trade internationally, including market access information and case studies, as well as sources of support and expertise, you’ll gain a clear understanding of how to successfully sell your products or services overseas.
As part of the global Chamber network, Inverness Chamber of Commerce provides essential advice and adds value to companies seeking out new international opportunities, working with and complementing the support available from Highlands and Islands Enterprise, Scottish Development International, Business Gateway and Enterprise Europe.
The webinars have been designed with case studies from various areas in the Highlands and Islands with Argyll, Caithness and Lochaber. Each webinar will be 1 hour long with the chance to ask questions and gain insight from our experts.
To book your place please click the following links:
ARGYLL - https://bit.ly/2IB0vz7
CAITHNESS - https://bit.ly/2jPK8AI
LOCHABER - https://bit.ly/2IxtMKF
Training - Bitesize
Networking and advice over lunch
Regularly run, Bitsize is a series of export workshops over a sandwich lunch at the Inverness Chamber. Come along, share your experience or just have a chat with the export team and the other attendees. This is a great opportunity to network, learn a little or help out a fellow company from the Highlands and Islands. Tea, coffee and sandwiches will be served, so no need to have your lunch!
This informal event is open to all companies, Chamber members or not, and costs £20 per attendee. This is the first of 10 similar lunch time sessions, each covering a different topic related to exporting.
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Training - Export with Confidence
Export with Confidence
Regularly run half day practical workshops in the centre of Inverness
These highly practical half day workshop are aimed both at companies considering new overseas markets as part of their business development plans, as well as organisations that have recently begun to export products or services.
The sessions are also ideal for experienced exporters interested in a refresher or who have new members of staff that would benefit from export training.
The workshops will cover:
• Finding the right market - the importance of market research
• Route to market - agents, distributors
• International trading terms - Incoterms 2010
• Export documentation
• Getting paid
• The role of the freight forwarder
• UK and overseas customs requirements.
Attendees will leave with an understanding of the key areas which must be considered and addressed if they are to operate successfully in the international trade arena. The course usually runs from 9.30am - 1.00pm followed by a sandwich lunch. 1-2-1 sessions with the International team following the course may be arranged in advance. The workshop is open to all businesses and places cost £80 + VAT per person. A maximum of 2 people per organisation, please, as places are limited. For more details, please contact Madison Skinner on 01463 228387 or email@example.com
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Training - Bespoke
Company specific training, tailored for your business.
The bespoke training sessions from Inverness Chamber International are designed to specifically target the areas your business has identified where there may be value in training. The list below are the standard sections in the bespoke training, and we can add, subract and substitue as appropriate to cover all the areas that you feel will be of value. Add on sections have included (as examples) The Basics of Excise, Load Line and Shipping, T2L and C88.
Export & Import Knowledge:
Critical success factors in exporting
Customs requirements - Incoterms
The importance of getting it correct
Types of documents
Custom Clearance Documents
EC Certificate of Origin
Arab-British Certificate of Origin
EUR1 Movement Certificate
A.TR Movement Certificate
Highlands support network - who does what?
Who to go to and when
Useful websites and links
If you think your company could benefit from the bespoke training please do not hesitate to get in touch with Madison Skinner on 01463 228387 or firstname.lastname@example.org