The Mechanics of International Trade Finance

This established 16-week on-line distance learning programme was designed, written, and is facilitated by Stephen Jones. The course comprises 8 comprehensive units delivered via IFF training (www.iff-training.com/) who have more than 10 years of experience in web-based training.

Course units:

1. Introduction to international trade finance
2. Collections, aval & forfaiting
3. Documentary credits
4. Specialist types of credit
5. Demand guarantees & standby credits
6. Structured trade finance
7. Open account payments & their financing
8. Commodity finance

Each unit contains comprehensive text (accessed on-line, downloaded, or printed as required). This can be worked through at a pace and time to suit each delegate. The programme is brought to life through 38 pre-recorded video tutorials and 37 document examples.

During the programme, the delegates have on-going access to the course director, Stephen Jones to raise questions, seek clarification where required, and to enter into discussion with other fellow delegates via the course on-line forum.

Those delegates who successfully complete and pass the optional end-of course written assignment receive a London-based university post graduate certificate at masters level (UK level 7).

Click here to access a detailed course syllabus.

Here’s a short video on the content, delivery, and course credentials.

To request a preview of Unit 1 (Introduction to International Trade Finance) or to book your place on the next course please click here.

“THANK YOU FOR SHARING YOUR KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & CONSTRUCTIVE INSIGHT WITH US DURING THE PROGRAMME. I HAVE LEARNED A LOT FROM YOU”

Senior Credit Analyst, Singapore