International Training Center
The Wake Tech SBC is one of four International Training Centers in North Carolina designated to provide education programs, travel opportunities, connection to resources, and one-on-one assistance to small and medium-size businesses looking to grow through international trade. Services are available to all businesses in the SBCN Research Triangle Region, representing the following counties: Wake, Johnston, Harnett, Hoke, Moore, Lee, Chatham, Orange, Durham, Caswell, Person, Granville, Vance, Warren, and Franklin. Wake Tech will also serve the SBCN East/Northeast Region.
Import & Export Assistance
The following organizations provide additional programs, training and assistance with international trade:
International Commerce Courses
Exporting: Seven Things You Need to KnowSEF-3001ZS1
This full-day course covers the basics for prospective exporters – everything you need to know before starting to export goods or services. The course follows a typical export transaction, from a potential customer’s inquiry to the shipment of products and the collection of...
Importing: Eleven Things You Need to KnowSEF-3001ZR1
This full-day course covers the basics for prospective importers – everything you need to know before starting to import goods or services. The course covers products sourcing, logistics, methods of payment, and customs clearing. Emphasis is placed on compliance with the req...