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Incoterms 2020: Practical Concerns & Forwarder Issues at Time of Shipment

C1.3 – Working with Incoterms, Including Practical Concerns & Forwarder Issues at Time of Shipment (2020) Online Training

JUST UPDATED! This class includes the very latest Incoterms 2020 information!


Study Time (Hrs)


CE Credits (CCS & CES)


NOTE: You will be prompted to Register if you have not already done so. If you already have a login, please click “Proceed to Enrollment” on the next screen.

This Incoterms 2020 class equips students with a practical understanding of the most commonly used trade terms (also known as Incoterms), focusing on problem areas that can arise at the time of shipment, and how best to address them.

This course can be completed in 11.5 hours or less and earns NCBFAA-registered students 12 CCS/CES continuing education credits.


Important: The full content of this course is also included in course C1. We recommend course C1 for anyone looking for a more comprehensive introduction to using Incoterms in import-export transactions. We also offer course C1.2, a shorter course designed for entry-level freight forwarder personnel.

  • Overview of Incoterms
  • Seller and Buyer Responsibilities Common to All Incoterms
  • Passage of Risk; Responsibility for Arranging Transportation and Notification
  • Trade Term Citation Particulars Required
  • EXW Issues and Concerns
  • “F” Terms Issues and Concerns
  • “C” and “D” Terms Issues
  • Incoterms Matrices; Practice Applying Terms
  • >Freight Forwarder Challenges with Trade Terms Including Time of Shipment
  • Click here to view a detailed class syllabus

For those who are already a Certified Customs Specialist (CCS) or a Certified Export Specialist (CES) registered with the NCBFAA, provide us with your CCS/CES ID number and you will automatically get continuing education credits upon the successful completion of a qualified course. To get your CE credits, follow these easy steps:


  1. Register for DB Schenker online training (if you haven’t already done so)
  2. Login with your user name and password, and you will be directed to your “My Page” section.
  3. Select “Update user record” on the right, enter your CCS or CES number in the “NCBFAA ID” field, and click Submit Update.

That’s it! Once you’re signed up, we’ll automatically send any CE credits you earn directly to the NCBFAA!

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