Export/Import Certificate (EIC) is a certification programme providing comprehensive and practical knowledge on how to conduct export/import transactions and manage an international business. Developed by a top expert from the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the Certificate covers a wide range of subjects on international business transactions and contracts, export and import finance and security devices, international logistics, shipping and sourcing. This easy-to-understand certification programme is a detailed reference for any experienced practitioner.

Who’s taking the EIC?

International trade professionals – export  and import managers, trade finance bankers, forwarders and carriers, customs brokers, private and government inspectors and auditors, insurance providers, trade lawyers and trade promotion executives.

How it works?

The e-courses are delivered via our Learning Management System (LMS) using innovative tools for combining digital learning with industry-centric community discussions. The courses include videos, animations, case studies, and a self-assessment section and are available to take at any time – anywhere in the world. You can stop and re-start your training at where you left it and analyse your progress as well as the knowledge on separate subjects.

Please note that you need to sign up for free before taking this certification.


All of the online courses for this certificate are available in English.


After completing all 5 courses, the examination will be made available for your completion. The examination is based only on the core courses and will be proctored ‘live’ via the Internet. The pass grade is set at 70%.

Upon passing the examination, learners will be issued an accredited certificate for the program, and may use the “EIC” designation.


Full Certificate US$699

This price includes Premium Membership of the ICC Academy for a 12 month period, access to the 5 online training courses as well as a one-time attempt at the assessment exam.

For individual courses, pricing begins at US$150 and participants earn a certification upon completion.