SC101- Customs Procedures

This module gives learners a better understanding on customs procedures pertaining to importation, exportation and transhipment of goods in Singapore. Learners can expect to gain relevant knowledge of controlled goods, processing of permits and cargo clearance. The process and requirements for preparing different types of online declarations to Singapore Customs through TradeNet will be covered. Specialised procedures pertaining to temporary imports and exports, as well as the valuation methods will be reviewed. Learners will also be able to know how duties related to importation of liquor, tobacco and motor vehicles are computed.

  • Trainer Profile

    Our trainers are qualified lecturers from the School of Business Management, Nanyang Polytechnic. They are trained in the areas of:

    • Custom procedures

    • Classification and the harmonised system

    • Rules of origin and free trade area 

    • TradeNet declaration

    • Strategic goods control, and 

    • Essentials of internal (export control) compliance. 

    These trainers have over 10 years of industry experience in the areas of supply chain and business operations. They possess vast experience in engaging learners in continuous education and lpre-employment training. In addition, they are the program experts in the domain area of supply chain management – including warehouse operations, inventory management, freight management, purchasing and supply management and shipping law.

  • Target Participants

    Companies/freight forwarders/licensees who act as declaring agents.

What You'll Study

  • Course Application for November 2023 Intake

    Course Date: 06 - 07 November 2023

    Time: 9.00am – 5.30pm

    Registration Closing Date: 22 Sep 2023


    Course Fee for 2023


    Full Course Fees (with GST)

    Singapore Citizens $530.00
    Singapore PR & Others $534.96


    - Fees reflected are inclusive of Goods and Services Tax (GST). In line with the government fee freeze directive from 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2023, the fees in 2023 for Singapore Citizen will remain the same as 2022. NYP will absorb the additional 1% GST for Singapore Citizen in 2023 only.

    Nanyang Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants. 

    Please note that this course is not eligible for SkillsFuture Credit and/or any course fee subsidies.


    *Course to be conducted via Live Virtual Class until further notice.

    Applications is now open, click on "APPLY NOW" to apply for the course.

  • Upcoming Intake(s)

    Date & Time of course

    Application date

      4 December 2023 – 5 December 2023

    (Monday to Tuesday, 9am – 5:30pm)

    2 October 2023 – 23 October 2023 


All participants who have completed this course will be presented with a Certificate of Participation.