In an increasingly global marketplace, business professionals need an international education that gives them the knowledge and skills to keep pace. The intensive International Trade program at Vancouver Career College teaches the fundamental industry skills as per the Forum for International Trade Training (FITT), which is a recognized credential in 26 countries.
This program covers key topics such as import/export planning, entry strategies for international markets and cross-cultural business practices. The program also covers trade regulations, negotiation strategies, marketing techniques, and global trade trends. Students will develop a skills portfolio and business plan as part of this course. Students will put their classroom skills into real-world practice as part of a practicum placement.
NAFTA, APEC & the new WTO agreements are revolutionizing international trade and creating millions of new import and export trade opportunities. Responsive to standards and demands of industry for training in this field, Vancouver Career College has partnered with FITT (Forum for International Trade Training), Canada's national professional organization, to deliver the FITT skills program. The FITT skills program focuses on the practical aspects of international business, including logistics, nation-by-nation marketing opportunities, trade finance, market entry strategies, and international management techniques.
This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.
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