Certificate in International Business & Trade (Clerk)*

Build international business skills in this fast-track 8-16 week certificate program.

*In Toronto, the program is called Certificate in International Business & Trade Clerk. In Vancouver, this program has been approved by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training.

Explore the global economy & learn to build business relationships across cultures.

Take two courses from our Business program suite that focus on international business and trade. Learn about about doing business in cross-cultural environments. Explore current trends and challenges and future opportunities in international business, and prepare for work in international companies.

A Certificate in International Business & Trade can open opportunities in many fields, such as Office Administration and Management, B2B Sales, and Logistics Coordination and Management.

*In Vancouver, this program is called Certificate in International Business & Trade. In Toronto, the program is called Certificate in International Business & Trade Clerk.

Why Choose the Certificate in International Business and Trade (Clerk).

  • Learn about international business trends, the impact of culture on business, and more.
  • Explore the marketing mix, consumer relationships, and marketing planning.
  • Learn from business industry experts with recent experience in international business and trade.
  • Develop skills to make you globally employable in a fast 8-week program.

Vancouver, Toronto


Morning 8-16 weeks
Evening 14 weeks

Morning Schedule includes 8 weeks study + up to 8 weeks scheduled breaks
Evening Schedule includes 12 weeks study + up to 2 weeks scheduled breaks

Schedules will be adjusted in December to accommodate public holidays. Contact us for more information.


Intermediate 4

(Equivalent to TOEFL iBT: 60, IELTS: 6.0)

OR Completion of a minimum of three full years of study in a secondary or post-secondary institution where the sole language of instruction is English.


View general Greystone College Admission Requirements for your chosen campus.


2024 - Morning: Feb 26, Sept 9
2025 - Morning: Jan 27, Aug 11

2024 - Morning: Feb 26, Oct 7, Evening: Jan 29, Nov 4
2025 - Morning: Feb 24, Sep 8

Program Courses

This course introduces students to globalization and to the value-adding activities of businesses in the current global economy. We discuss the impact of national cultures on doing business globally. In addition, we examine the external forces that impact businesses, international organizations, legal and labor forces in the global context. The course touches on strategic alliances and the impact of rapid environmental changes on strategic planning for international business.

This course is designed to provide students with an introduction to marketing concepts and terminology. It examines the importance of marketing within organizations and society in general. Students will study the major components of a marketing plan, the marketing mix and consumer relationships. They will learn how to address the basic needs of companies in planning, developing, and managing products, distribution channels, promotion and pricing.

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