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Several organizations offer general export training courses. Materials covered in these courses often do not go in depth about any one particular topic and stay more focused on general information. Many of these training courses will help small business owners determine if they are ready to go global. These courses also allow business owners to further investigate exporting and some of the requirements they may not know about if they were to forego training. General training classes will often introduce terminology and theory based methods of export training. Many of the providers of general training programs will often have links to training or webinars on more specific information about topics that were only briefly introduced in the general training courses. Some of the training classes listed offer a comprehensive training option that will offer several focused curriculum courses that can be combined for a comprehensive understanding of international trade as a whole. Some of these training courses will provide a certificate upon completion.

Course Description Cost Registration Provider
Are You Ready to Export? This session of Export-U is designed for those taking a first look at international business. It will address some of the "Myths and Realities" of exporting, and will discuss various factors that influence your changes for success. Our goal is to help you determine if you are ready to take the leap from local or national marketing, to international marketing.Run time: 16:50 minutes Free Register online. Provide your contact information. Export-U
Explore Your Exporting Opportunitites Doing business internationally may seem overwhelming at first. However, there are a number of government programs that offer training, counseling, and financial assistance to small businesses wanting to export their products and services. Free Register online. Provide your contact information and answer a few easy questions about you and your business. Small Business Administration
International Trade Specialist Complete a comprehensive program. Compiles multiple modules that can also be completed individually. Covers such areas as marketing, financing, and online exporting. $2,495, or $850 individual modules Online World Trade Institute
International Trade Webinars Subjects covered vary by day. Please see online schedule. Full day - $495; Half day - $295 Online Global Training Center
Export University 101 Webinar presents basic information, methods and strategies to help you export your products successfully abroad. Free Online; no registrations required. Instant access Export.gov
Export Solutions Offers several off-the-shelf Export Training tools to give your company the basics of ITAR/EAR compliance, so you can get started today. These cost-effective solutions offer easy explanations and proven approaches to U.S. export compliance. Varies Online Export Solutions
International Business Register for one or more of the two-hour webinars that focus on the core issues of exporting, importing, product classification, and Incoterms® 2010 rules and definitions. $150 per person Online or by phone International Business Training
Guide to Exporting A basic guide to exporting - the official government resource fro small and medium-sized businesses. 10th Revised Edition contains a complete overview of the basics of exporting. $22.00 Purchase online US Government
Exporting Your Products & Services Western Washington University's Center for Economic Vitality assists Washington State companies who are looking to increase their sales by developing export markets. Free Online Video WWUCEV