What is the CES?

The NCBFAA's Certified Export Specialist (CES) certification program is designed to help trade professionals involved in the export industry to become competent and knowledgeable in the current export regulations. The CES Course is a one-year, self-paced online training with a proctored final exam (also onine) hosted on our, one of our partner organizations. Virtual proctoring is now available for the CES Final Exam.

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Get Certified


  • At least one year of experience in the U.S. export business


  • $715 for members
  • $1,375 for non-members


  • Expand your knowledge of export procedures
  • Keep current with recent changes affecting the export industry
  • Gain recognition and increase stature among colleagues and clients

Ready to begin?

Since the course is hosted on our partner's website (, we ask that you pay for the course via this link, then complete the form which will alert our staff to complete your registration. Please allow 48 hours from payment to enrollment. 


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