IIEI Certifications differentiate you and your company from others, giving you a distinct advantage over those lesser prepared.


Benefits for Companies that invest in their employees

  • Demonstrate due-diligence in training and proficiency to investigators
  • Reduce fines, penalties and audit risk
  • Minimize company liability
  • Protect shareholder value
  • Support national security initiatives and requirements

Benefits to Global Supply Chain Members and their Employees

  • Signal to customers your organization’s leadership role supporting global trade standards
  • Highlight areas of expertise of your employees
  • Enable employees to communicate with other supply chain members more effectively using a common lexicon and terminology
  • Differentiate your organization from lesser qualified competitors
  • Have confidence in the skills and knowledge of certified employees

Benefits for Individuals that invest in IIEI Certification

  • Learn beneficial trade concepts required to earn industry certification
  • Communicate with trade peers more easily and effectively
  • Build professional credentials and status
  • Differentiate yourself from competition
  • Increase value to employers
  • Enhance career opportunities
  • Demonstrate mastery of import and export compliance regulations
  • Understand the potential civil penalties & incarceration due to violations

Benefits to Nations

  • Increase exports with fewer problems as workers understand the global regimens for trade
  • A nation’s workers use the same terminology, rules and understanding to conduct business as their customer nations—promotes and expedites trade
  • Demonstrates a nation’s countrymen meet the same international trade standards in use worldwide – reduces confusion and errors
  • Tells other nations that your countrymen speak the same language of international trade to help facilitate trade
  • Reduces risk for other nations to do business with foreign counterparts who demonstrate their willingness to comply with global standards
  • Independent validation of the proficiency of a nation’s international trade industry
  • Reduces or minimizes errors caused by misunderstanding that might impact the nation’s ability to work with other nations
  • Gain advantage over lesser prepared nations in working with foreign customers


The following industries look to IIEI Certification in validating their workers’ skills and knowledge:

  • Aerospace
  • Armament & Technical Products
  • Banking Services
  • Chemical Consultants
  • Defense
  • Education
  • Export Compliance
  • Financial Services
  • Government – all nations
  • Health Services
  • Legal Services
  • Logistics & Supply Chain
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing Services
  • Medical Supplies
  • Military
  • Mining
  • Networking
  • Research
  • Retailing – Consumer goods
  • Software Publishing
  • Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Trade Association
  • Training Centers
  • Transport