Training Calendar

Programme   Dates

SC100 Basics of Every Declarant

This three-day course provides trade declarants with an overview of customs procedures pertaining to the import and export of goods, the basic requirements for preparing TradeNet declarations, classification of goods, and the rules of origin.

The course comprises three modules:

  • SC101 Customs Procedures (2 days)
  • SC102 Classification and the Harmonised System (half-day)
  • SC103 Rules of Origin / Free Trade Agreements (half-day)

Participants may register for individual modules.


3-5 September 2014

8-10 October 2014

SC200 Strategic Goods Control Programme

This one-day seminar provides an overview of Singapore's strategic goods control system and its regulations, registration procedures and permit requirements for strategic goods transactions, as well as the essentials of an internal (export control) compliance programme.

The seminar comprises two modules:

  • SC201 Basics of Strategic Goods Control (half-day)
  • SC202 Essentials of Internal (Export Control) Compliance Programme (half-day)

Participants may register for individual modules.


13 October 2014

SC400 Customs Competency Test for Declarants

This module is designed to test an individual's knowledge of the customs procedures and documentation requirements. Upon passing this test, the individual can then apply for registration with SC as a declarant to submit TradeNet permit declarations.

This is an open-book test comprising 50 multiple-choice questions. The topics tested include: customs procedures, TradeNet declarations, valuation, classification, Rules of Origin and specialised procedures. The one-hour test can be taken during the AM or PM session.

Individuals who wish to sit for the test are advised to familiarise themselves with above-listed subject areas. They can do so through courses or eLearning at Singapore Customs Academy, the Customs Virtual Academy and by visiting the Customs website.


12 September 2014

30 September 2014

(AM and PM sessions available)

Outreach Programme for Newly-Registered TRADERS

This quarterly programme is designed to equip new traders with a better understanding of customs documentation procedures, as well as the various customs schemes and services available.

For enquiries, please email


29 September 2014

Outreach Programme for Newly-Registered Manufacturers

This bimonthly programme is designed to equip newly-registered manufacturers with a better understanding of the rules of origin under Singapore's free trade agreements, the application procedures for certificates of origin, and the compliance requirements.

For enquiries, please email


25 September 2014

13 November 2014


These one-to-one consultation sessions are an avenue for traders to seek general advice on general customs procedures and services. If you are interested, write in to to set up a date. Sessions are subject to availability.




Please note that dates are subject to change. For full programme and registration details, visit the
Singapore Customs Academy website
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