Methods of Payment/Documentary Letters of Credit - Virtual Training

Seminar Description:
This seminar combines two British Chambers of Commerce assessment modules into one on-line training seminar.  It will consider the advantages and disadvantages of the payment options available to international traders and the documentary requirements associated with each option.

To use Letters of Credit effectively importers and exporters will need to fully understand the dynamics and terminology of a letter of credit, the role of each party, the importance of the shipping documents and the level of security offered.

It will consider the different interests of the exporter, importer and the banks and methods of reducing the risks for all parties.  This seminar will examine LC process in detail and offer guidance on how to create a workable credit. Personnel from shipping, sales, purchasing and finance will have a role to play in this.

Seminar Objectives:

The course should enable delegates to understand:

  • Options available for international trade payments
  • Basic currency risks
  • The role of documents in the payments process
  • UCP 600 – The rules for letters of credit
  • The roles and agendas of the parties involved in a documentary credit
  • Types of letters of credit
  • Creation, completion and compliance of documents
  • Confirmation of credits
  • Assignment of funds

Please ensure you have sufficiently fast broadband access, together with a camera and microphone enabled computer or phone/tablet to take part in this training workshop

09:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Please see our terms and conditions for our cancellation policy. You must agree to these conditions before continuing to book.

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