CGBP Training Boot Camp

                                

For those looking to obtain the

Certified Global Business Professional credential 

For companies, the certification establishes a professional development goal for current and future employees. The credential also helps individuals diversify their skills in global commerce and assure they understand a broad range of topics rather than just the specific field within international trade that they have experienced.

The ITAC at Cleveland State University is offering two CGBP Exam Prep Courses in October - in person and online. Choose the option that best suits your needs:

Dates: April 10-12, 2014
Location: Cleveland State University West Campus, Westlake, OH
Instructor: Nate Ward, CGBP
Cost: $495/person (Fee does not include exam registration. For more information about exam registration, click here.)
Registration: Click here to register.

 

Dates: March 31-April 28, 2014
Location: Online
Instructor: Nate Ward, CGBP
Cost: $295/person (Fee does not include exam registration. For more information about exam registration, click here.)
Registration: Click here to register.

 

Training will cover primary content of CGBP exam:

  • Global Business Management
  • International Logistics
  • International Marketing
  • Trade Finance

 

Sample Topics Covered and Skills Participants will learn:

  • Assess a company’s export readiness
  • Select modes of entry to foreign markets
  • Choose appropriate incoterms
  • Understand payment mechanisms
  • Calculate landed cost
  • Access government tools, services and grants
  • Evaluate international freight forwarders
  • Complete international documentation
  • Check foreign buyers’ credit
  • Navigate international trade compliance

 

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About the Instructor: Nate Ward is Director of the Ohio International Trade Assistance Center at Cleveland State University. He has taught international supply chain and his center specializes in international market research. He has conducted export business in over 25 countries over eight years in the manufacturing sector in sales, logistics and management.

 

 

 

 

 

Sponsored by: The Small Business Development Centers of Ohio

The Ohio SBDC program is funded in part by the Ohio Development Service Agency (ODSA). All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author (s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the ODSA. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

The International Trade Assistance Center (ITAC), hosted by Cleveland State University's Monte Ahuja College of Business and funded by the Ohio Small Business Development Center, offers free and discreet business consulting to Small and Medium Sized businesses who want to grow their export sales.

 

Call us - 216-687-4750                Email us - gbc@csuohio.edu  

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Monte Ahuja College of Business
1860 E. 18th Street, BU401                     

Cleveland, Ohio 44115

Phone: 216-875-9715                                         

Fax: 216-687-9354

 

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Mailing Address
Cleveland State University
Executive Development Center
2121 Euclid Avenue, BU 327
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214

Campus Location
The Global Business Center
Monte Ahuja Hall, Rm. 327
1860 East 18th Street
Phone: 216.687.4750
Fax: 216.687.9331
gbc@csuohio.edu


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