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Executive Certificate in International Credit & Trade Finance

Develop an understanding of the skills necessary to analyze international customer credit risks, interpret financial statements, manage accounts receivable, international credit and collections, and use the most appropriate export risk mitigation and financing alternatives. You will be empowered with the skills and understanding to further your company’s growth by successfully mitigating credit and financial risks, enhancing working capital and implementing strategic process improvements in the quote-to-cash cycle.

Real-world Benefits

  • Develop a firm understanding of the fundamentals of global trade concepts.
  • Understand international trade, credit and accounts receivable management.
  • Further your knowledge of potential financing alternatives for your company.
  • Define methods to determine international customer risks and evaluate financial statements analysis.
  • Enhance your export trade finance techniques and develop an understanding of export financing alternatives.
  • Develop your understanding of credit risk assessment and financial skills to expand your global potential.
  • Understand and comply with international laws and collection regulations.
  • Utilize your knowledge to implement process improvement initiatives in global credit and accounts receivable.

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Online Course Syllabus

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Pricing Options

There are two different enrollment options:

Three-course Executive Certificate track
$4,752 (USD) — a 20% savings

Single course
$1,980 (USD)

All-inclusive pricing
Your course fees cover:

  • All online study materials
  • Access to the online Thunderbird learning environment
  • Certificate at the completion of your course and/or Thunderbird Executive Certificate
  • ICTF Registered Global Credit Professional (RGCP™) designation & ICTF Certified Global Credit Executive (CGCE™) designation (February, May & September cohorts)
  • One-year of access to the Thunderbird Online Global Networking & Career Portal
  • Exclusive Thunderbird Online certificate badge to display on your LinkedIn profile, resume and e-mail signature

ICTF – The Association of International Credit and Trade Finance Professionals – is an independent, not-for-profit, member-led organization, whose mission is to advance the profession of international credit management by providing unmatched expertise, leadership, powerful connections, leading-edge educational programs and resources, and an unparalleled forum for the exchange of information and best practices. For more information about ICTF, visit www.ictfworld.org.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

3 CEUs per course | 9 CEUs for Executive Certificate

The CEU is a recognized method of quantifying participation in an organized continuing education experience under qualified instruction. One CEU is equal to 10 contact hours of time spent in such an educational experience. The main purpose of CEUs is to provide a permanent record of the educational accomplishments of an individual who has completed non-credit educational and career enhancement activities.

 

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Start Dates

  • Essentials of International Credit & Trade Finance - May 1, Sept. 5
  • Advanced International Credit & Trade Finance - May 1, Sept. 5
  • Elective - first Monday of every other month

Requirements

To earn individual "Certificates of Completion" for each course and the Executive Certificate for all three, participants are required to:

  • Participate in weekly facilitated discussion forums
  • Complete the End-of-Course Assessment with a score of 70% or higher
  • Complete the End-of-Course Survey

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Participants

Thunderbird's Executive Certificate in International Credit and Trade finance is designed for individuals who have limited to moderate knowledge of global trade risks; international trade credit and risk management; accounts receivable management and export trade finance; and for practitioners who seek greater expertise in the field of international credit management and trade finance.

Who Should Enroll?

Working Professionals – Improve your marketability in today's global marketplace.

Experienced Executives – Gain expertise in a global business focus area.

Post-Graduate Degree – Focus on a specific business area to enhance your global knowledge.

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The Association of International Credit and Trade Finance Professionals (ICTF) is an independent, not-for-profit, member-led organization whose mission is to advance the profession of international credit management by providing unmatched expertise, leadership, powerful connections, leading-edge educational programs and resources, and an unparalleled forum for the exchange of information and best practices. For more information about ICTF, visit www.ictfworld.org.

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