Bow Valley College

Customs and Logistics Certificate

Program Information

School:Bow Valley College
Faculty:Continuing Education (non-credit)
Degree:Certificate; Online
Field of Study:Traffic, Customs, and Transportation Clerk/Technician
Description:Customs and Logistics is a rapidly expanding field due to the ever increasing movement of goods across borders and the increased security measures being implemented. Challenging new career opportunities are being created as a result. This certificate fast-tracks the learner by teaching the essential skills and knowledge needed to work in this area. The instructor, Ron Bennett, has worked and taught in customs and logistics for over 20 years. His experience and knowledge working as a customs officer and college instructor will greatly benefit those who are serious about making a career in this dynamic and exciting field.

This certificate prepares graduates for positions with customs brokerages and private businesses in logistics and freight forwarding. Customs and logistics appeal to individuals who enjoy working in teams and are interested in international affairs, politics, news, and geography. People who work in this field require above-average communication skills, a basic understanding of math, a good knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Office, and strong customer service skills.
Required Courses:
Customs and Logistics - Statutes and Regulations (30 Hours)
Customs Administration Level I (30 Hours)
Brokerage and Logistics Level I (30 Hours)
Customs Administration Level II (30 Hours)
Brokerage and Logistics Level II (30 Hours)
Customs Administration Level III (30 Hours)
URL:Customs and Logistics Certificate at Bow Valley College
Length:180 Hour(s)
Modified on September 10, 2014