Certificate for Documentary Credit Specialists (CDCS)

Supported by BAFT, the Certificate for Documentary Credit Specialists (CDCS) is a professional qualification recognized worldwide as a benchmark of competence for international trade practitioners. It enables documentary credit practitioners to demonstrate practical knowledge and understanding of the complex issues associated with documentary credit practice.

The CDCS program has been developed by The London Institute of Banking & Finance (LIBF) and industry experts and is managed in partnership with the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).

CDCS develops core knowledge and understanding of the following areas:

Why Study CDCS?
The benefits of continuing professional development include the following:

Achieving CDCS allows you to add the professional designation ‘CDCS’ after your name, improving your career and promotion prospects. 

BAFT is pleased to announce an exciting change for CDCS – registered candidates may now take the exam on any date online at a Pearson VUE center (per availability). This is a change from the CDCS exam only being offered twice a year. Achieving CDCS® allows you to add the professional designation ‘CDCS’ after your name, improving your career and promotion prospects.

To register for the CDCS program, click the button below.