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U.S. Customs Broker Exam Preparation Course

Course Information

If you are planning to take the U.S. Customs Broker Exam, preparation is key as only a small percentage pass the test.

Let the Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association (LACBFFA) help you prepare for the next U.S. Customs Broker exam. Our 10-week in-depth course is offered twice a year (winter/summer) and provides an extensive review of exam topics including:

  • Entry Requirements
  • Valuation
  • Classification
  • Country of Origin
  • NAFTA and other Trade Agreements
  • Broker Responsibilities
  • FP&F
  • Protests
  • Marking
  • Prohibited & Restricted Merchandise
  • Antidumping/Countervailing Duty
  • Drawback
  • Intellectual Property Rights and More!

Previous examination questions are provided to familiarize you with the material covered and the format of the exam. Rigorous training in how to effectively research the exam questions within the time frame is also covered.

This course is taught by Norman W. Harris III, a Licensed Customs Broker and Certified Customs Specialist. He has been a licensed Customs Broker for more than 20 years and is the District Customs House Broker at NNR Global Logistics USA, Inc.

Cecilia Castellanos Scholarship
The Los Angeles Customs Brokers & Freight Forwarders Association (LACBFFA) established a scholarship program in memory of one of our long-time members who served twice as the Association President, served in every other officer position, and on numerous committees during her tenure on the board of directors. The recipient of this scholarship will be able to attend the class at no cost (cost of class is $495), and the class materials will also be covered.


Click here to register for the winter 2022 course (January 18 - March 22, 2022).