Strong & Herd.

Import and Export Training Courses

Enhance export & import performance & customs compliance levels of businesses.

Strong & Herd LLP has practical and relevant training that aims to enhance the export and import performance and customs compliance levels of businesses. Look at our wide range of international trade training, export control and customs compliance topics on offer – all delivered by experienced, accredited, specialist tutors many qualified adult teachers who communicate their daily shipping experience into courses that actually relate to the real world of import and export. S&H LLP team pride themselves on keeping up-to-date in this ever-changing world of international trade.

During Covid-19 lockdown keep safe and book our virtual learning sessions, not just a webinar but interactive training sessions available both as public events and bespoke in-company sessions.  Also, check out our self-study elearning available on our online training platform.

Discounts available tor S&H business support and OneCall helpline members.

CLICK HERE ON Virtual Training courses 2020-2021 for our current brochure of public training event both virtual learning and face-to-face options


In preparation for UK exiting the EU  Strong & Herd LLP, in partnership with other leading industry experts and HMRC developed Customs Declarations Training to help businesses and customs intermediaries across the country get ready for the new procedures. you can choose just an e-learning course of combine e-learning with a virtual learning tutor led training and face to face session at a location near you.

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CHECK OUT the face to face training sessions supported by a 3-hour digital e-learning session aimed at giving people new to customs procedures a clear and detailed overview


Along with our commitment to the Investment in Skills programme, S&H LLP is accredited to issue Continuous Professional Development (CPD) points on public and in-company events, S&H LLP are also proud to continue their association with specially selected, experienced trainers in extending their training courses.

Please be advised that Strong & Herd LLP will retain details related to this booking and attendance details as supplied to us on our secure client database . This is in accordance with our privacy policy (copy available on request) and related only to enable us to provide the required service and for the assessment of Continuous Personal Development (CPD) for the issuance of relevant certificates/ qualifications. This information will not be used for marketing purposes as information and marketing emails are only sent to people who have opted in to receive them.

Public Training

Strong & Herd LLP (S&H) is a key player in export, import and customs training and has been training businesses for over 25 years in the sometimes complex world of export and customs compliance. Whether you are a beginner or more experienced in these areas we have a suite of practical and relevant training to get you started, keep you up-to-date and refresh your knowledge in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.  Many companies, large and small, have sent delegates to S&H courses and workshops, and training by S&H has become an integral part of these companies’ training programmes.  Follow us at #trainingshllp.

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Virtual Classroom

Virtual Learning (VL) sessions are tutor led training courses that brings the classroom to you.  The VL sessions run as if you were in a classroom and you can see and interact with the trainer via a webcam asking questions in the normal way or using the chat box.  Virtual learning benefits from on-screen delivery by two experienced presenters who monitor questions and ensure things run smoothly.  VL also links to websites for a real-time look at regulations, includes interactive workshop sessions, videos, quizzes and set tests for the learners – all within the platform.  The courses are delivered directly to individuals at office or home and all of our face-to-face training courses are available through the Virtual Learning platform.


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In-Company Bespoked

Choose a cost-effective way to improve the skills of your international trade teams by creating a tailored programme with Strong & Herd on any customs/ import and export related topic of your choosing.  As timings and topics are designed around your business requirements it makes it a convenient and less disruptive way to provide training.  It also encourages attendees to talk openly in the knowledge that other businesses are not present.  All bespoke courses are available to run on our Virtual Learning Platform so you can bring onboard colleagues based around the global to share in the training sessions.

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Send a member of your staff to Strong & Herd or book a one-on-one virtual session for an interactive, concentrated session which will serve to upskill existing knowledge, review next steps, confirm the understanding of import, export and customs disciplines in a friendly style. (Maximum attendance: 3 delegates per session.) The session (times variable 2 hour – full day) allows for question and answer sessions  and workshop style exercises to be structured around your specific business needs.

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S&H e-learning solutions means you can learn at your own pace via our on-line training platform.  Available now for 3 hour or 5 hour Customs Declaration Awareness Training.  This is 100% self study, though you can link the e-learning to Virtual Learning or Face-to-Face Sessions.  The training can be accessed via computer, smartphone or tablet for you to learn in the office, at home or while travelling.  Construct your own learning pathway on our secure on-line portal.  Other e-learning courses are in development so in the meantime, please take a look at the virtual learning training courses in our Virtual Classroom section.


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