EDB Courses & Training Programmes

EDB operates training programs & certificate courses to educate exporters and potential exporters on international trade


Courses Currently offered by EDB


  • Certificate Course on Operational Aspects of International Trade


For whom

For senior and middle level executives in public and private sector organizations dealing with international trade


Course Contents


Logistics & Import/Export Procedures:

  • Introduction & Activities of EDB
  • Transport & Freight Forwarding
  • Customs Procedures
  • SLPA Procedures
  • Duty-free Access to imported inputs
  • Export Packaging
  • Marine Insurance
  • Air Cargo Procedures
  • BOI Procedures
  • E-Commerce


Legal and Financial Aspects of International Trade:

  • Export Procedure & Certification
  • Negotiation skills
  • Sales contacts
  • Contracts of Carriage
  • Import Export Financing
  • Costing & Pricing of Export Products
  • INCOTERMS
  • Trade Settlement of Disputes
  • Preferential Trading
  • Factoring

Course Fee - Rs. 25,000/- per participant

Contact :

Ms. Helmalie Vitharana
Assistant Director
Tel. No:+94-11-230-0705/11 Ext. 316
Fax No: +94 11 2300676
E-mail: helmalie@edb.gov.lk



  • Certificate Course in Import and Export Procedures

 

For whom

For personnel who need to enhance their knowledge on operations in cargo clearance, freight forwarding and shipping.

Course Contents

  • Introduction to Export Procedures & Certification
  • Introduction to Import Procedures
  • Customs Import, Export, Bonds Procedures & Documentation
  • Port Procedures & Documentation
  • Air Cargo Procedures
  • BOI Procedures
  • Banking Procedures in related to International Trade
  • Freight Forwarding & Transportation
  • Quality Controls on Export & Import
  • Cargo Insurance
  • Other requirements in International Trade
Course Fee - Rs. 20,000/- per participant

Contact :

Ms. Chathuri Pathmaperuma
Export Promotion Officer
Tel. No:+94-11-230-0705/11 Ext. 322
Fax No: +94 11 2300676
E-mail: chathu@edb.gov.lk