Courses

  • 6 Topics

    Classification of Goods

    <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">This module unit specifies the competencies required to classify goods. This involves:</span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Understanding the scope of the Harmonized System Convention (HSC); </span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Determining the structure for classification of goods; </span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Classifying goods based on section notes, chapter notes headings and subheadings; determining appropriate tariff for selected sections goods; </span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Applying the East African Community (EAC) Common External Tariff (CET); and managing tariff classification disputes.</span></li> </ul>
  • 7 Topics

    Customs Clearance of Goods

    <span style="font-weight: 400;">This course unit is intended to enable the participants to </span> <ul> <li style="list-style-type: none;"> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">The scope of cargo clearance; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Determine prohibited and restricted goods; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Determine general customs declaration conditions; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Apply import and export procedures; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Process goods through customs bonded warehouse; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Identify customs security bonds; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Determine Customs offences and penalties.</span></li> </ul> </li> </ul>
  • 8 Topics

    Customs Management Information Systems

    <span style="font-weight: 400;">This unit describes the competencies required for effective customs declaration and clearance through the Customs Management System (CMS). It addresses:</span> <ul> <li style="list-style-type: none;"> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">procedures for customs declaration; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">processing a manifest; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">processing different entries; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">exiting from the Customs area of the system. </span></li> </ul> </li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-weight: 400;">This course is intended to enable the participants to explain the Customs reform path; create import declaration form, manifest, import entry for home use of commercial goods, temporary importation entry, warehousing entry, and gate pass. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-weight: 400;">This training manual focuses on the Customs Management Systems used in Kenya</span></li> </ul>  
  • 10 Topics

    Customs Valuation

    <span style="font-weight: 400;">This unit specifies the competencies required to determine Customs value of imported goods. </span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">It involves: </span> <ul> <li style="list-style-type: none;"> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Application of the principles of customs valuation; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Applying the WTO-ACV Legal texts; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Determining customs value based on the transaction value method, transaction value of identical goods method, transaction value of similar goods method, deductive value method, computed value method and fall back value method; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Confirming the authenticity of the goods value figure using customs documents; and, managing valuation disputes.</span></li> </ul> </li> </ul>  
  • 6 Topics

    Rules of Origin

    <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-weight: 400;">This unit specifies the competencies required to determine origin of goods. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-weight: 400;">It involves:</span> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Identifying the criteria/methods of determining origin of goods;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Identifying the preferential and non-preferential rules; </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Applying the EAC, COMESA, SADC and EU Rules of Origin;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">And identifying disputes in origin of goods.</span></li> </ul> </li> </ul>