The 6th country to be added to the IFC FIT Initiative online Trade Finance e-learning program will be Kenya, and will act as regional hub for the East African nations of Uganda and Tanzania. The formal launch is scheduled to take place on 21st May 2010 when the IFC reaches the milestone of 100 seminars delivered under the Global Trade Finance Program (GTFP). This particular regional roll out will be followed-up with a seminar on the new rules on Demand Guarantees – URDG 758 on 31 May in Nairobi Kenya. Those interested in either event can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
The next roll out of the IFC FIT Initiative
will commence for participants in
Bangladesh, Cambodia, Kenya, Nigeria,
Pakistan and Vietnam on the
14th of June 2010.
Those interested in participating in the
program or requiring further details
can contact the IFC FIT Program
Administration at email@example.com
or contact directly their local
coordinators listed in the table below.
The IFC FIT Program is now firmly
established with over 350 graduates
already! Will you be next?
The IFC ‘FIT Initiative’ is an e-learning
program that is designed with an important
1. to train and certify international trade finance professionals
2. to build an online global network of international trade and finance professionals who will share knowledge and experience on an online platform specifically developed for the program
This Three Month program is delivered in a combination of the following learning elements:
Online Support site for students
Students will be incorporated into the eBSI Alumni and will be able to collaborate through a purpose built learning platform.Online Specialised training in UCP 600
ICC Approved Online Training in UCP 600 (Mentor or Upskill 600).
Online Collaboration Site for stakeholders
To leverage the network aspect of the ‘FIT’ Initiative all stakeholders (participants, tutors and coordinators) will have access to an online networking and collaboration system designed to facilitate exchange of ideas and contact building.
Next Intake Dates for the IFC FIT Initiative
The next program intakes will take place
in the following countries on 14 June 2010
Bangladesh, contact Ataur Rahman,
Pakistan, contact Umar Farooq,