CDCS Certification

CDCS Exam Preparation 2018 - Must read the Text Book on The Guide to Documentary Credits by Garry Collyer CDCS
Certified Documentary Credit Specialist (CDCS) is a title in international trade finance. You have to pass a written examination that takes three hours in order to be qualified as a CDCS. By having a CDCS certificate you can prove your knowledge and application of the skills required for competent practice in international trade finance. CDCS certificate is endorsed by ICC so it is recognized in a global scale. On this page you will find more information about CDCS certificate.CDCS certificate cover the following topics:Documentary credits - an overview, types, characteristics and uses, including standby creditsThe sales agreementRules and trade terms, including UCP… Read full story
CDCS tips - CDCS study techniques and develop a study plan
CDCS study techniquesUsing your experience, think about study techniques that have helped you in the past and any others you may have come across.Some ideas you may want to consider include:•        Summarize the main ideas in the text.•        Write study questions for self-testing based on materials in the text.•        Use the key terms to identify not only definitions but use them for review.•        Identify/flag key words, terms and concepts you do not understand or that are new to you.•        Prepare ‘flash cards’ to capture key terms, definitions, exhibits and other material that you have identified for additional study.•        Work with… Read full story
CDCS Tips from successful certification examination candidates
Planning your CDCS study •        Your objective should be to arrive at the examination secure in the knowledge that, through a well planned course of study and your practical experience, you are in as strong a position as possible to be successful.•        Draft a study schedule/timeframe based on your objectives and a realistic view of your time available for study and preparation.•        Review the CDCS Content Outline and Examination Specifications  and identify the areas with which you are familiar and require review and the areas that are new and will require in-depth study.•        Discuss your objectives and study plan with a… Read full story
CDCS Tips - CDCS content outline
CDCS course outline is important for cdcs candidates who registers to sit for cdcs examination. So, we collect cdcs course outline for you. CDCS examination is arranged by The London Institute of Banking & Finance  with ICC (International chamber of commerce). Multiple Choice Questions  The CDCS examination has a total of 120 questions and is in two parts:  •  Part A contains 83 multiple-choice knowledge (KN) and application (AP) questionsbased on the Study Text -approximately 1.5 hours of the examination.  •  Part B contains 37 analysis, in-baskets and simulation questions.  •  Effective 2008, the 120 questions within the CDCS examination will… Read full story
CDCS Exam schedule 2018
CDCS exam 2018 will be held on 6 and 7 April 2018.Registration is now open. Be a certified documentary credit specialist (CDCS) beside IBB Banking Diploma.Though you are a Diploma Associate of Institute of Bankers, Bangladesh (IBB), for Foreign trade business, CDCS course will fulfill your demands. Read full story
CDCS Qualification Unit 1 – Principles and Practices of Documentary Credit Transactions (PDT)
CDCS QualificationUnit 1 – Principles and Practices of Documentary Credit Transactions (PDT) A description of Unit 1 (PDT) that provides detail on syllabus content, learning outcomes and assessment criteria, and specific unit level descriptors.Click here to read Get an opportunity to be a Certified documentary credit specialist (CDCS).CDCS exam 2018 registration is open.Principles and Practices of Documentary Credit Transactions (unit 1):Unit narrative This unit highlights the importance of rules, standards and guidelines for documentary credit transactions and the products available to assist these transactions. You will be introduced to documentary credit transactions by focusing on the types, products and processes used in documentary… Read full story
CDCS Exam Regulation details
This document describes the regulation detail that is applicable to the qualification.   Qualification title Level 4 Certificate for Documentary Credit Specialists   (CDCS®)     Ofqual qualification number 601/1159/8     Qualification level 4     European Qualifications 5 Framework (EQF) level       Regulation start date 29 August 2014     Operational start date 01 October 2014     Regulated in England and Northern Ireland     Offered Internationally     Assessment available in English Yes     Assessment available in Welsh No     Assessment available in Irish No     Sector subject area 15.1 Accounting and… Read full story
CDCS Exam Fee for April 2018
CDCS Exam fee for April 2018 is given bellow: Description of fee Costs in Pounds Sterling Examination registration fee £510.00* International booking fee £55.00 Examination resit fee £315.00 Resit international booking fee £22.00 Examination deferral fee £132.0 *Applies only to those candidates who did not pass either the April 2017 or October 2017 exam.** If order is not being shipped to the contiguous US, Hawaii or Alaska, shipping/handling and tax cost (where applicable) will be $32-$55. Read full story
CDCS Examination Registration for April 2018
CDCS Registration April 2018 Registration for the April 2018 exam is open, applications and payment must be received on or before 31 January 2018. Register for CDCS The exams are scheduled to take place on 6 and 7 April 2018. CDCS registration form can be downloaded here.CDCS Exam Fee Registration forms for students from Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Malaysia and South Korea should be sent to the addresses detailed under the relevant country below. Further details and any queries should be directed to the email addresses and telephone numbers provided.International Registration AddressesBangladeshThe Secretary General, ICC Bangladesh, Suvastu Tower (56th Floor), 69/1, Pantha Path, Dhaka-1205, Bangladesh. Email:arahman@icc-bd.org or… Read full story
Registration open for CDCS Examination April 2018
CDCS Registration April 2018 Registration for the April 2018 exam is open, applications and payment must be received on or before 31 January 2018. The exams are scheduled to take place on 6 and 7 April 2018. CDCS online Registration Read full story
Get an opportunity to be a Certified documentary credit specialist (CDCS)
CDCS is under The London Institute of Banking & Finance. Overview The CDCS is a RQF* Level 4 qualification that is recognised worldwide as a benchmark of competence in documentary credits. It enables documentary credit practitioners to demonstrate practical knowledge and understanding of the complex issues associated with documentary credit practice. Studying CDCS will enable you to understand: Documentary credits - types, characteristics and uses, including standby credits Rules and trade terms, including UCP 600, ISP98, ISBP 745, Incoterms® 2010 and URR 725 Parties to documentary credit transactions and their roles and obligations Types and methods of payment / credit used in documentary… Read full story