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Interested in learning more about export development?

Whether you are curious about exporting, a new exporter, looking to expand your business into new markets, or seeking professional development in export education – we can help.

Nova Scotia Business Inc., in partnership with the Nova Scotia Association of Community Business Development Corporations (CBDC), is pleased to introduce Export Development Education, providing Nova Scotia companies with direct access to export education and resources.

Choose from the following export development education courses now available in 14 communities across the province.

Think Export Information Sessions

These information sessions ask the questions companies need to answer to become more successful exporters or tackle new markets. Research has shown exporters are more profitable and stay in business longer than non-exporters.

Learn more about Think Export Information Sessions.

Going Global Workshops

These workshops provide an excellent introduction to many aspects of international business to help increase your business’ competitiveness. The various topics covered include:

  • Introduction to International Trade
  • Introduction to International Trade Research
  • Introduction to International Marketing
  • Introduction to Global Supply Chain Management
  • Introduction to the Cultural Aspects of International Trade

Learn more about Going Global Workshops.

FITTskills Courses

FITTskills courses show you how to assess your export readiness and determine your corporate strategic needs. Businesses that have more knowledge before they enter a market are more successful. Exporters are more productive and innovative, they achieve stronger financial performance, and are more likely to stay in business. The various course topics include:

  • Global Business Environment
  • International Marketing
  • International Trade Finance
  • Global Supply Chain Management
  • International Market Entry Strategies
  • International Trade Research

Learn more about FITTskill Courses.

Export Development Education Calendar

Choose from a selection of courses available across the province. Download the 2016-17 Export Development Education Calendar (PDF) to view all Export Development Education courses. For more information and to register, visit our events page.

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Export Development Education Calendar

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Exporter Self Assessment Tool
Assess your export readiness

Answer 6 simple questions to determine your export readiness and discover resources to help you take your next step.