Global Trade Certificate (GTC)
The Global Trade Certificate (GTC) is a front and middle office focused certification, providing solid knowledge on trade finance products. It is an ideal programme for professionals wanting to build an understanding of the nuts and bolts of global trade finance. The GTC is an introductory-level programme aimed at transactional and relationship managers—as well as executives from management, credit, legal and compliance functions.
About the qualification
Today, the world of international trade is far more complex than it used to be. Whether you run a business in a familiar environment, perhaps even one that is economically and politically secure and stable, it remains risky and unpredictable.
The complexities and challenges you will face grow significantly when you begin conducting trade across international borders. As the risks escalate, the payment and financing solutions and mechanisms need to be more secure, robust, and flexible.
The Global Trade Certificate (GTC) is an introductory-level certification designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of trade finance products – from letters of credit through to supply chain financing techniques. It’s an ideal programme for professionals wanting to build an understanding of the nuts and bolts of global trade.
Comprising 6 core e-courses and 3 electives, the industry-validated syllabus was developed by a group of leading trade finance experts drawn from ICC’s Banking Commission. Each e-course has been tailor-made to develop the skills needed to sell, deliver and process global trade finance solutions.
ELECTIVE OPTIONS (SELECT 3)
60 Minute Exam
This includes access to all 6 core e-courses and 8 electives, in addition to a onetime attempt at the assessment examination.
Each GTC e-course can also be purchased individually.