The History of New Zealand School of Export
The New Zealand School of Export is the country's leading provider of professional education for exporters. This is delivered through the distance-education Diploma of International Trade, which is the learning component required for the Global Trade Professional (GTP) designation.The School is a Not-For-Profit Charitable Trust which is registered with the New Zealand Charities Commission. Founded with support from New Zealand Trade & Enterprise during Export Year 2007 and eligible companies can now get 50% of their course fees paid via the NZTE Management Capability Development Voucher Scheme. For those companies who are not eligible, we offer a range of scholarships to help with costs.
Course content has been written by experienced New Zealand international trade professionals, aimed at rapidly developing practical skills and knowledge to a point where our graduates can identify and successfully export to profitable markets. The courses offered are supported by the Export Library & Information Service (ELIS) which is unique in New Zealand. ELIS is the only library and information service focusing on the needs of the international trade community and is now being copied by other countries.
Life in New Zealand School of Export
Key benefits to you:
Get to the same international standard as your international competitors
Prepare an export plan to achieve export success for you and your company
Professional training and qualifications from New Zealand's only IATTO member
Personal support for you from our team of qualified and experienced practitioners - finalists in the 2009 VERO Excellence in Business Support Awards
Practical learning materials written for New Zealanders by New Zealanders
Distance learning so you can study at work, home or whilst travelling
Flexi-Start enrolment so you are free of semester timetables
Fee Discounts for double and team enrolments
Free access to information via our unique Export Library & Information Service
Prepare for Global Trade Professional status
Key benefits to your business or workplace:
Immediate application in your company - training increases productivity
Reductions in costly errors through better knowledge and skills
Informed decision-making contributes to growth and productivity
Improved credibility with customers
Differentiation from the competition by building a professionally qualified and experienced staff
FREE information resources can be used by everyone in your company
Skilled people are more adaptable and motivated
Training sends a powerful message to your staff that you value them.