20547 NASBITE 2022 International Annual Conference Theme R6 2023


NASBITE CGBP: Train-the-Trainer Boot Camp

Dates: Monday, March 27th and Tuesday, March 28th

9am - 4pm

Cost - $500


Are you considering developing a credit or non-credit CGBP course at your institution?  This two-day intensive CGBP training will be focused on providing the training and tools to help faculty and program staff develop a CGBP training program.  We will discuss ways to integrate CGBP training into the classroom or executive training programs, identify and train faculty and presenters, and discuss specific tools and resources to support CGBP classes or programs.  We will also work through CGBP exam topics (tasks and knowledge statements) to help train participants on key topics.  The training will use CGBP cases and team exercises you can implement in the classroom.  Please join us for this fun, interactive workshop and help launch the CGBP at your school or trade center!


  • NASBITE CGBP certification overview
  • Implementing a CGBP training program: best practices for credit, and non-credit programs
  • Faculty Issues: how to select and train faculty and instructors for CGBP courses
  • Accreditation and Certification: discussion of the NASBITE CGBP program accreditation, trainer certification, and learning resource certification.  Learn when the time may be right to access these additional programs.
  • CGBP Resources:  examples of course outlines, textbooks, exercises to teach CGBP topics
  • Task and Knowledge Training: specific training on topics from the Global Management, Global Marketing, Supply Chain Management, and Trade Finance domains so participants better understand topics and how to teach them.
  • Sample 50 question exam: participants will take a 50-question sample exam to better understand the structure of the CGBP exam and benchmark your current level of knowledge.

Instructor:  Jim Foley, Director, Turner Center for Entrepreneurship & International Programs, Foster College of Business Administration, IL SBDC/ITC at Bradley University

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NASBITE CGBP: Exam Prep Boot Camp

Dates: Monday, March 27th and Tuesday, March 28th

9am - 4pm

Conference - Special Rate: $500 (Normally $1,000)


Become a Certified Global Business Professional

This special pre-conference CGBP Exam Prep Boot Camp provides a condensed format training that will introduce the spectrum of essential topics in global trade which follows the CGBP testing rubric. The program also provides key learning resources to aid understanding practical trade topics. This workshop is designed for individuals working in the field of international business. Register for this workshop to prepare for the CGBP exam or to recertify your CGBP credential. Even if you’re not sitting for the exam, business professionals seeking to understand multiple facets of trade will learn many industry best practices in global trade in this training.

Domains to be covered:

  1. Global Business Management
  2. Global Marketing
  3. Supply Chain Management
  4. Trade Finance
  5. CGBP Exam Review

Included with your Full CGBP Program registration:

  • Copies of all materials presented in class ($199 value)
  • CGBP Exam Study Guide ($199 value)
  • CGBP Practice Exam ($50 value)
  • Trade Passport subscription ($149 value)
  • Hands-on professional instruction from two nationally recognized CGBP trainers (invaluable!)


Dr. Mike Seibert, EdD, CGBP, Certified NASBITE Training Partner instructor
Director of Statewide Programs and Services (SBTDC)

Nate Ward, MBA, MA, CGBP, FIBP, Certified CGBP Trainer
Center Director and Trade Advisor, Ohio SBDC Export Assistance Network at CSU 

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Export Compliance Training Seminar


Date: Tuesday, March 28th

9am - 4pm

Cost - $199 (if not attending conference); $149 (if also registered to attend the conference)



1. Part 1: Foreign Trade Regulations and Filing Requirements 

2. Part 2: Foreign Trade Regulations and Filing Requirements

3. Manage Export Filings

    • Commodity Classification
    • AES/ACE Direct
    • ACE Export Reports

4. Manage Export Filling – continue

5. Export Regulations Enforcement

    • BIS - Bureau of Industry and Security: Overview of the Export Administration Regulations
    • CBP - Customs and Border Protection: Export Enforcement.

6.  Find and Build Your Markets

    • How to Access Global Market Finder

7. US Government Agency – International Trade Panel

    • ITA- Global Diversity Export Initiative
    • USTDA – Making Global Local
    • USPTO – Intellectual Property
    • EXIM Bank – Export Import Bank of the US

8. Wrap-Up

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