THIS WILL BE AN ELEVEN-WEEK VIRTUAL COURSE TAKING PLACE ON MONDAY EVENINGS FROM 6PM-9PM PST BEGINNING JUL. 25TH – OCT. 3rd – Monday evenings 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
*No class on Monday, Sep. 6, 2022. Class will take place on Tuesday, Sep. 7, 2022. Credits: 20 CCS provided by NCBFAA
This comprehensive course to prepare for the upcoming Customs Broker License Exam provides detailed review in areas such as: • Customs Broker Regulations • Entry Requirements • Valuation of Imports • Harmonized Tariff Classification • Free Trade Agreements and Other Duty-Free Exemptions • Fines and Penalties • Various other topics typically covered on the exam • Exam-Taking Techniques In addition to being well-prepared for the exam, the course will also assist in developing a better understanding of critical areas of Customs Compliance even for people not planning on taking the brokers exam. The knowledge you receive will assist in enhancing skills for career advancement. If you already possess a broker’s license, this is an excellent review course. Certified Customs Specialists completing the course will receive 20 CCS credits from the NCBFAA. The course is recommended for individuals with some experience in customs brokerage or import operations. If in doubt about your level of experience, please call the instructor, Erik Smithweiss, at 213-624-1970.
The students have to purchase the HTS and the 19CFR.
Exam Notice – CBP has announced that the next exam will be held on October 26 2022. https://www.cbp.gov/trade/programs-administration/customs-brokers/license-examination-notice-examination?language_content_entity=en#:~:text=Announcements,Wednesday%2C%20October%2026%2C%202022. Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States 2021 Edition: https://hts.usitc.gov/view/release?release=2021HTSABasic ACE Entry Summary https://www.cbp.gov/sites/default/files/assets/documents/2021-Mar/ACE%20Entry%20Summary%20Business%20Rules%20V10.5_0.pdf 7501 Instructions https://www.cbp.gov/sites/default/files/assets/documents/2019-Dec/CBP%20Form%207501_0.pdf Right to Make Entry https://www.cbp.gov/sites/default/files/documents/3530-002a_3.pdf