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NKITA presents World Trade Center of Kentucky’s International Trade Certification Workshop

International Trade can be complicated to navigate, and it’s important to provide employees a foundation of effective and efficient management of international trade operations.

To assist local companies the Northern Kentucky International Trade Association, along with the World Trade Center of Kentucky, is offering a three-day trade certification workshop June 12-14, 2018 at Sullivan University – Center of Learning (2017 Grandview Drive, Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017).

The certification will equip attendees with the most up to date knowledge on international business.

Experts in market entry strategies, international payment and export financing, global currencies, import/export compliance and logistics, international sales, and legal considerations will lead various sessions through the certification. The International Trade Certification Program is a recognized “knowledge share” where class participants learn from peers and in turn, can effectively grow their organization through international trade.

The Northern Kentucky International Trade Association is an association within the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce that helps members achieve international trade goals and objectives through connections with global business resources and high-impact technical programming in the Northern Kentucky region.

“The World Trade Center Kentucky (WTC-KY) is proud to partner with NKITA for the International Trade Certification Program, and we’re excited to advance trade and new business opportunities in the Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati area,” said Ed Webb, President & CEO of WTC-KY. “This must attend training education and workforce advancement three-day program is now in its seventh year with more than 400 certified international trade advocates.”

At the end of the program, participants who successfully complete the online examination will receive an International Commerce Specialist certificate, which is accredited by the National Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarder’s Association of America (NCBFAA). The International Trade Certification Program has an alumni network of more than 300 graduates representing 150+ companies and organizations to date.

Registration for the World Trade Center of Northern Kentucky International Trade Certification workshop is $1,500. NKITA and NKY Chamber Members will receive special World Trade Center Member pricing of $1,000 with a special code. The program runs 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 12-14. More information is available online here.

The Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce is the leading business organization in Northern Kentucky. It is a Five-Star Accredited Chamber with nearly 1,500 member companies representing approximately 175,000 employees. For more information, click here.

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