The Marine Exchange of Puget Sound is hosting Shipping 101 – “Global Commerce, International Transportation and Trade” in Seattle on March 3 thru 7, 2014.
- A five-day intensive course that covers the material you need to know and understand to effectively trade and ship in the global marketplace.
- The course includes the evolution of international trade and transportation, all critical work processes, compliance requirements and different modes of transportation.
- This course will enhance your competitiveness in the global marketplace as a seller, buyer or service provider.
- The course includes a text book, work book, shipping geography and a tour of the Port of Seattle’s container and intermodal facilities. Shipping 101 carries 3.2 CEU Credits from Old Dominion University (ODU). It also carries 20 CCS/CES Credits through the National Customs House Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association.
This course was hosted about a year by the Marine Exchange in Seattle for the first time in this region. The course information is all posted on the Marine Exchange website – www.marexps.com, more specifically at http://www.marexps.com/about/shipping_101.