Import Essentials: An Introduction to Importing. This popular one-day course is run specifically for those new to importing. It looks at all the essential elements involved including key topics such as tariff classification, customs procedures, paying duty and VAT. Whether in sourcing, procurement, finance, customer services, shipping or import administration attendance will increase your confidence and awareness in dealing with overseas suppliers, transport companies, banks and HM Revenue & Customs. Every export is someone’s import so learn how to control imports with training that starts with the Import Essentials. Our trainer’s relaxed style and use of easy-to-understand terminology helps the importing newcomer to gain an invaluable foundation in the subject. No previous experience required.