Introduction to Overseas Moving

This is an essential course for those who are new to overseas moving and for those who wish to refresh their knowledge with the latest requirements.

Course Overview

The course covers the different methods of overseas moving, outlining the advantages and disadvantages of each. It covers the documentation required, relevant regulations and the general processes involved in an overseas move.

Course Content

  • The basics of shipping by air, sea, and shipping cars
  • Freight rates, airline chargeable weights, container sizes, documentation, choice of agent
  • Insurance for overseas moves
  • Imports – handling agent-booked imports and own-booked imports/3rd country moves, the moving process including: enquiry taking; survey; planning; costing/quoting; booking; arranging freight; invoicing; dealing with agents; insurance claims


Two days

Maximum Delegates:


Price per Delegate:

Overseas Group Members: One place FREE*

Non Members: £604 + VAT

*This course is sponsored by BAR’s Overseas Group – 1 sponsored FREE delegate per Overseas Group Member, additional delegates £495 +V AT

Venues & Dates:

BAR, Watford:

To find out more information on this course or to book please contact us on 01923 699484 or email

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