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Canada Customs and Free Trade Agreements TDMT 1409

Transportation and Distribution Part-time Studies Course

Course details

​Introduces students to the harmonized system of exporting and importing and details many of the commonly encountered situations at Canada Customs. The USA, EEC and most OECD countries use the same documentation and valuation system for customs purposes. This course also introduces students to the basic Free Trade Agreements that impact Canadian businesses.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$732.94

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are two offerings of TDMT 1409 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 33995

Duration

Thu Sep 08 - Thu Nov 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 33995
  • $732.94
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

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Cost

$732.94

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. You have registered for an asynchronous course that will be held entirely online, but not requiring you to meet each and every week at a specific time. Please check the registration page for any specific dates and times that you will need to be available (i.e midterm and final exams).
Status

Cancelled

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 47330

Duration

Mon Sep 12 - Mon Dec 05 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 47330
  • $732.94
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 05 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Gordon Kennedy

Course outline

View

Cost

$732.94

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. No class on Monday October 10th You have registered for an asynchronous course that will be held entirely online, but not requiring you to meet each and every week at a specific time. Please check the registration page for any specific dates and times that you will need to be available (i.e midterm and final exams).
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be familiar with:

  • Articulate the role of the Border Services Officer.
  • Demonstrate your responsibilities as an Importer/Carrier when importing goods.
  • Demonstrate your responsibilities as an Exporter/Carrier when exporting goods.
  • Recognize and explain the Laws and Regulations concerning the cross border movement of goods.
  • Identify the roles of all stakeholders in the international movement of goods including various Government Departments.
  • Explain the steps involved in the Valuation of Goods.
  • Complete a valid NAFTA Certificate of Origin.
  • Identify the common errors in the completion of a Certificate of Origin.
  • Define the basic rules of Origin.
  • Demonstrate proper use of the Rules of Origin for NAFTA Annex 401.
  • Follow the steps in identifying goods using the Harmonized System or Customs Tariff numbering system.
  • Accurately complete a Cargo Control Document, Canada Customs Invoice, B-3 Accounting Document and B-2 Adjustment to Accounting Document.
  • Recognize important points in other relevant documents used by the public and Border Services at Border and inland Offices of CBSA.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

Canada Customs and Free Trade Agreements (TDMT 1409) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Global Business Studies
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  2. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Certificate Part-time
  3. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Certificate Part-time

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