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Type: In-class seminar
Name: C-TPAT
Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017
Place: Pacific Customs Brokers, 17637 1st Avenue, Surrey, BC
Presenter: April Collier
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am PT
Fee: $97 CAD plus GST (per attendee)

The Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) is a voluntary government-business initiative  in the U.S. to build cooperative relationships that strengthen and improve overall international supply chain and border security. Learn about the requirements for joining the program to become a partner and trusted trader with U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

Did you know C-TPAT importers are six times less likely to undergo a security related cargo examination, and four times less likely to be subject to a trade related examination than non-C-TPAT members. [Source]

Topics Include

  • C-TPAT overview
  • Eligibility
  • Benefits of membership
  • Security profile and the Portal
  • Certification
  • Validation
  • Security risk analysis
  • Business partner audit
  • Annual maintenance
  • Policy and procedure drafting

Attendee Comments

 "I have a better understanding on what it takes to become C-TPAT or PIP certified."   - Z. Kitanova, Global Logistics Supervisor, White Water West

Who Should Attend

Owners, Managers, Signing officers of companies seeking:

  • Eligibility information
  • To become a trusted trader
  • How to get started
  • Reduced border delays and inspections

Have questions or comments about this course? Call 888.538.1566 or email us today.

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