The Global Trade Certificate (GTC) is an introductory-level online certification providing a comprehensive understanding of trade finance products – from letters of credit through to supply chain financing techniques. It’s an ideal programme for professionals wanting to build an understanding of the nuts and bolts of global trade.

Number of teaching lessons : 6 Core courses / 3 Electives Duration : 40 hours
Level : Language: English
Credit category :

Corporate: Corporate treasury executives, Legal officers, Compliance officers and Business Development officers.

Banks and Other Financial Institutions: Specialists within the Transaction Banking function, generalists from Relationship Management and Agri-Commodities teams, Legal & Compliance officers, Risk Management officers and other key support staff.

Our final exam consists of a 60-minute examination which is live proctored via the internet. The passing grade is 70% minimum. Upon passing the examination, learners will be issued an accredited certificate for the program. You can then use the “GTC” designation.  For details regarding international recognition (LIBF, WDA and IBF) visit our accreditation page.

Core courses:

  • Introduction to Trade Finance
  • Introduction to Documentary Credits
  • Introduction to Collections
  • Introduction to Guarantees
  • Introduction to Receivables Finance
  • Introduction to Distributor Finance                                                                       


Electives (choose 3):

  • Introduction to Compliance
  • Introduction to Supply Chain Finance
  • Introduction to Cross Border Trade
  • Introduction to Risk Distribution
  • Introduction to Capital and Pricing
  • Introduction to Trade Finance Sales
  • Introduction to Standby Letters of Credit
  • Introduction to Fraud and Reputational Risk

The industry-validated syllabus was developed by a group of leading trade finance experts drawn from ICC’s Banking Commission.

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