About the Academy

The ICC Academy is a ground-breaking e-learning platform brought to you by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the world’s business organization. We offer dynamic e-courses and specialised programmes on trade finance and cross border transactions designed by leading industry experts to meet the educational needs of banks, corporates and other organisations at the forefront of international trade.

Our dynamic e-courses and specialised certifications are designed by ICC’s unrivalled roster of international experts, including:

– Alexander Malaket, President of OPUS Advisory Services International
– Daniel Cotti, Founder and Managing Director, Cotti Trade and Treasury
– John Bugeja, Co-founder and Managing Director, Trade Advisory Network Ltd

The ICC Academy is a part of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) –the world’s largest business organization representing more than 45 million companies in over 100 countries. ICC’s core mission is to make business work for everyone, every day, everywhere. Through a unique mix of advocacy, solutions and standard setting, ICC promote international trade, responsible business conduct and a global approach to regulation, in addition to providing market-leading dispute resolution services.



Certification Programmes

Trade finance

Global Trade Certificate (GTC) is an introductory-level programme that provides understanding of the nuts and bolts of global trade finance  Learn more

Certified Trade Finance Professional (CTFP) is an advanced-level programme providing up-to-minute training on key trade finance products, techniques and compliance issues Learn more


International business

Incoterms® 2020 Certificate (INCO) which provides comprehensive working knowledge of ICC’s globally recognized commercial trade terms, offering specific guidance for those participating in the import and export of global trade. Learn more

Export/Import Certificate (EIC) which provides comprehensive and practical knowledge on how to conduct cross-border transactions Learn more

Free Trade Agreement Certificate (FTAC) that provides an understanding of the often difficult and legalistic FTAC rules to enter key overseas market. Learn more

E-Invoicing Solutions Certificate (ESC) which provides a comprehensive and practical knowledge of the processes and benefits of implementing e-invoicing solutions to grow your business Learn more

Microfinance Associate Certificate (MAC) which provides practical overview of the challenges and processes required to achieve business-readiness for anyone joining the microfinance industry Learn more


Regulation and compliance

IMB NVOCC Bill of Lading Certificate (NBL) that provides an understanding of NVOCC bill of lading issuances Learn more

Ethical Marketing and Advertising (EMA) is a specialised programme providing the latest training needed to conceptualise, design and deliver responsible marketing communications  Learn more


For more information, please visit https://icc.academy/ or email [email protected] or call +65 6805 9454.