Course Overview

This course is aimed at all professionals who are looking to develop their knowledge of trade finance. It provides you, as a trade finance specialist, with a thorough understanding of international trade procedures, practices, and legislation. The program will give participants an in-depth knowledge of trade finance products. Using case studies, guest lecturers and an emphasis on real-world scenarios, this intensive online program focuses on key trade finance products, techniques, and compliance issues. regulators.


At the end of this course, participants will be able to: . Understand the key principles and groups of international trade finance and the roles and responsibilities of the various parties involved. . Interpret and apply the different methods of settlement and the rules that govern international trade. . Investigate the various methods of financing international trade. . Interpret the different documents used in international trade and their purposes. . Understand the impact of digitization on international trade and finance.

Target audience

The course is intended for individuals who wish to develop professional understanding of the main principles associated with international trade and finance.

What You Will Study

1.The international trade environment. 2. Parties involved in international trade and finance and their roles. 3. 4Documents used in international trade and the Incoterms® 2020 rules. 4. Contracts. 5. Trade-based financial crime compliance. 6.Methods of settlement. 7. Documentary collections. 8.Documentary credits 9. Guarantees and standby letters of credit. 10.Principles of Supply Chain Finance. 11. Other forms of finance. 12. Export credit insurance. 13. Foreign exchange risk management 14. Digital disruption and innovation.


Duration: 3 Months Start dates: March/August Delivery channel: e-learning Assessment . Progressive assessment at end of every topic. . Written examination.

COST: Investment: UGX 900,000