The Escola Europea - Intermodal Transport, lead partner of the YEP MED project, along with Barcelona Activa and the city council of El Prat de Llobregat have opened the call for registration for the upcoming courses on International Trade’s administrative processes.
If you have an administrative background and are looking for job opportunities this open call to the three YEP MED administrative courses can give you tools and knowledge on administrative processes behind international trade and port operations.
These 3 courses will take place between the 27th of September and the 26th of October on a hybrid format of online and in-person visits to the local facilities that surround transport operations within the port environment in the city of Barcelona.
All these courses are open to young people and women who have an administration background. The last two courses may be taken only after completing the first one. For more information, you can consult the event on our website.
A course for professionals with an administrative background
If you have experience working in the International Trade sector in the administration department, you might have the basic knowledge and skills to initiate this training cycle. The course will provide you an all-encompassing overview of the port logistics community and the administrative processes that surround transport operations within a port environment and thanks to the funding from the ENI CBC MED Programme – the courses are free.
A three-phase program
By attending the three courses you will get to know the general scenario of international trade, first-hand knowledge of the Port of Barcelona, its infrastructures, logistics equipment and operations, management of the financial and legal operations behind international trade.
This training cycle is divided in three courses:
The first course – Introduction to International Trade Operations – will take place online and in Barcelona between the 27th of September and the 4th of October 2022.
Students will receive a general introduction to the administrative processes related to international trade operations in Barcelona and get familiar with the basic aspects of import and export operations.
The second course – Port Logistics Community Training – in onsite format will take place between the 5th and the 11th of October 2022, aiming to give the participants a more complete view of the Port of Barcelona, its infrastructures, logistics equipment and operations. Also providing local companies the opportunity to showcase their operations and present the professional profiles that they are currently searching, a great chance for networking.
The final course of this series – Administrative Processes in International Trade- will take place from the 13th until the 26th of October and will be on a hybrid format, incorporating the new innovative approach developed for the YEP MED with the Simulated Practice Enterprises Methodology.
Career opportunities on administrative process for International Trade
In pursuing a career in administrative processes, you will get to know the general scenario of maritime and intermodal transport as well as all the standards and regulations, documentation, logistics suppliers in the port community and financial management of the process.
Some of the main jobs on the administrative International Trade positions are related to the Supply Chain, Global trade, and Trade Finances sectors, such as: Administrative Assistant, Project Support Administrator, Project Administrator, Customs Entry Administrator, Export control Administrator, Facilities Administrator and Reception, Financial Planning Administrator, and more.
Registrations for young people and women who have an administration background are open and can be done through the website of each course until all places are filled.