International Trade Financing Options for Canadian Businesses

Product code: IA0028


Delivery method

Delivery method


Virtual Classroom



9 hours




Other Government Department Employee



This course covers trade-financing concepts critical to Canadian companies seeking to expand their business abroad. Topics include the export-transaction process, international business risks, commercial contracts and sources of financing, as well as programs and solutions offered by Canadian Crown corporations, commercial banks and credit insurance providers.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • recognize the common financial needs of Canadian exporters and investors
  • identify different trade finance and insurance instruments available to exporters in both the public and private sectors
  • develop the tools necessary to be able to triage the needs of exporters in a particular situation and help them identify an appropriate financing and/or risk mitigation solution

Notes: This course is available to other government department employees on a cost-recovery basis.

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Legacy course code: 00012924

No Current Offerings

Date modified: 2022-07-11