Essentials of International Credit & Trade Finance

Essentials of International Credit & Trade Finance

Single Course Fee: $1,980

Continuing Education Units (CEUs): 3
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The ICTF/Thundebird Essentials in International Credit & Trade Finance online course is designed to enhance your understanding of global trade, international sales and payment, cash flow and credit lines while focusing on the basics of international credit and trade finance to apply to your everyday financial business routine.

  • Develop a firm understanding of the fundamentals of global trade concepts.
  • Understand international trade, credit and accounts receivable management.
  • Enhance your knowledge of international sales and determining payment terms for those global transactions.
  • Strategize how you will document collections and letters of credit.
  • Determine international customer risks and financial statement analysis.
  • Learn the international trade creditors guide to cash flow and credit lines.
  • Understand international credit risk protection mechanisms and risk mitigation techniques.
  • Define the importance of international cash management and the collections process

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Curriculum Highlights

The ICTF/Thunderbird Essentials of International Credit and Trade Finance™ online course introduces participants to the concepts, processes and mechanics of International Credit and Trade Finance, leading to the ICTF Registered Global Credit Professional (RGCP™) designation.

  • Global Trade Concepts
  • International Trade, Credit and Accounts Receivable Management
  • International Payment and Shipping Terms
  • Documentary Collections and Letters of Credit
  • International Customer Risks and Financial Statements Analysis
  • International Trade Creditor’s Guide to Cash Flow and Credit Lines
  • International Credit Risk Protection Mechanisms and Risk Mitigation Techniques
  • International Cash Management and Collections
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