Creating an Export Plan

On-Demand Learning Courses

Creating an Export Plan

Prepare and execute a successful export plan. 

Take advantage of special introductory pricing on EDC-FITT's new On-Demand Learning courses!

CAD $125.00
CITP Pricing

CAD $50.00

CITPs in good standing are able to purchase this course at an exclusive price. This special price will be applied for CITPs once they have signed into their FITT account and added the course to their cart. Please use the forgot username/password page if you've forgotten your sign in information, or contact with any further questions.


Establish market priorities and create a plan for your exporting efforts. Learn the main components of an export plan along with what is needed to prepare for the plan. 

This course is estimated to take 3 hours to complete. You’ll have up to 12 months from the date you register to work through the course at your own pace and to earn a certificate of participation. 

What You'll Learn

  • The key components of an export plan including outlining your company’s experience, export readiness, competitive advantage, and identify any weaknesses 
  • How to describe your preferred market-entry strategy 
  • How to identify and outline legal/regulatory issues and relevant risk factors 
  • How to outline the key elements of your financial plan, logistics, and implementation plan 
  • And much more 

What’s included

  • Video resources focusing on the central issues and concepts of the course and providing practical examples 
  • Case studies offering real-life examples to help you prepare for important business situations  
  • Practical course takeaways: 
    ​- 10 Steps to Create Your Own Export Plan
    - Export Plan Template 
  • Knowledge-check questions to put into practice what you’ve learned 
  • External resources to reference and continue building on your knowledge 
  • Mobile-friendly courses: access and download all course materials for easy reading on the go!  
  • Essential international trade skills to help you compete in today’s integrated global marketplace 


Frequently asked questions

How long do I have to complete an On-Demand Learning course? ​

You'll have up to 12 months from the date you register to work through the course at your own pace and to earn your certificate of participation. 

Do I get a certificate once I successfully complete the course? ​

You can earn a certificate of participation upon completing the Creating an Export Plan course.

Is this course part of the FITTskills program? ​

This course is not part of the FITTskills Program. Successfully completing this course does not earn credit towards earning the FITT Certificate in International Trade and FITT Diploma in International Trade.  

How many Professional Development Units (PDUs) do I get for completing this course? ​

CITPs can earn 3 PDUs upon successful completion of the Creating an Export Plan course.