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    TRADE COMPLIANCE       This module aims at presenting what is trade compliance, the impact of non compliance and the roles and responsibilities of the key players along the logistics flow.

  1. What is Trade Compliance
2. Consequences of non-compliance
3. The logistic flow
4. Logistic partners roles and responsibilities
5. Introduction to special processes

    INVENTORY MANAGEMENT       This module aims at presenting the techniques to manage product inventories to optimize certain parameters (availability, response time, cost, life cycle risks, fluctuations in demand, production capacity, etc. ...)   1. Strategic need for inventories
2. Understanding the inventory parameters
3. Inventory optimisation Wilson formula
4. Safety stock
5. The various inventory management options and the situation they best support

    FLOW MANAGEMENT       This module aims at knowing of the different tools that can help optimize the flows of materials, information and financial transactions   1. The material, financial and information flows
2. The interactions between the flows
3. The opportunities to improve each flow (tools)
4. How to improve the overall performance, cost and responsiveness of the supply chain.

    INCOTERMS Level 1       This module aims at defining the value to be expected from the use of Incoterms, the various Incoterms as well as the split of costs and transfer of risks covered.   1. Incoterms : their use and what they specify.
2. What are the 2010 incoterms
3. Split of costs, transfer of risks, place of delivery, responsibilities of buyer and seller
4. What incoterms do not address
5.Usual mistakes

    INCOTERMS Level 2       This module aims atgiving an advanced understanding of Incoterms and knowing how to best select a Incoterm based on the characteristics of a transaction and the parties to the transaction.

  1. Incoterms and other maritime terms
2. Incoterms and Customs; how Incoterms impact the Value for Customs and the cost to the customer or buyer.
3. How to select an Incoterm; advanced guidelines for making the best choice and which parameters to take into consideration.
4. How to negotiate an Incoterm with the other party to the transaction.
5. Checklists for the Buyer, for the Seller

    HAZARDOUS MATERIALS       This module aims at giving minimim knowledge about hazardous materials and how they have to be dealt with in order to avoid risks and comply with regulations.   1. Hazardous Material Nature
2. Categories of hazards and labels
3. Documentation
4. Logistics responsibilities

Level 1
      This module aims at giving the basic knowledge about the global product classification for customs formalities and duty determination, and how to verify the classsification at importation.   1. Introduction to the harmonized tariff system
2. Regional Differences
3. Application: HS code verification
4. Additional Information

Level 2
      This module aims at giving advanced information about the global product classification for customs and how to assign the correct code to a product.   1. The harmonized tariff system (advanced)
2. Proper classification of products
3. Legal Notes, Explanatory Notes
4. General interpretative rules

    CUSTOMS VALUATION Level 1       This module aims at understanding the Customs valuation of goods, where and when this is used, the official methods to calculate the Customs value   1. Use of the valuation for Customs
2. Introduction to the international harmonized valuation rules
3. Validation of the correct value
4. Some usual business situations

    CUSTOMS VALUATION Level 2       This module aims at giving advanced knowledge on the 6 methods for the valuation of goods for customs and the impact on the TCO

  1. Understand which costs should be included in the valuation
2. Become familiar with the 6 methods of valuation and the conditions under which they can be used
3. Understand the impact of valuation on duty and origin, and discover opportunities for improving Total Cost of Ownership

    CUSTOMS ORIGIN Level 1       This module aims at giving the basic knowledge about the determination of origin for customs and how it is used, impact of Trade Agreeents.

  1.Definition of origins and impact of origin on customs regimes and procedures
2. Preferential and non-preferential origin.
3. Methods of determination of origin (goods wholly obtained or produced, in a single country,
goods manufactured in, assembled in, or using materials originating from, in more than one country)
4. Last substantial transformation
5. Origin verification and Certification

    CUSTOMS ORIGIN Level 2       This module aims at giving advanced knowledge about how to make the determination of a product origin and opportunities to improve TCO.

  1. Origin certification by Exporter
2. Origin impact on TCO
3. Importer must take actions when exporter made a mistake when challenged by customs
4. Proactive identification of possible material flows to benefit from origin and trade agreement and reduce TCO


    FUNDAMENTAL OF SUPPLY CHAIN MAPPING       This module aims at :
- Improving communication with supply chain partners can reduce uncertainly and inventory levels
- Have inventory planning and enterprise resource management systems interact (such as ERP, MRP, DRP and JIT...)
- Explaining VMI, EDI, BOM, MPS, SCM, APS, DRP, OPT…
  1. Inventory Management for planning & optimization tools
2. Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management
3. Learning Objectives


    DEMAND PLANNING       This module aims at understanding the components and characteristics of demand, and how, with appropriate tools and techniques, increase the efficiency and responsiveness of the supply chain to final customer demand.   1. Components and characteristics of demand
2. From customers upstream to suppliers downstream
3. The planning services
4.Tools and techniques that allow to forecast demand with higher accuracy
5. Impact on the efficiency and responsiveness of the supply chain

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