THE SHIPPING AND FORWARDING AGENTS` ASSOCIATION OF ZIMBABWE (SFAAZ) is a voluntary association of shipping lines, freight forwarders, customs clearing agents, bonded warehouse operators and in-house clearing importers and exporters. It was founded with a mandate to represent the interests of its member companies. SFAAZ members handle in excess of 95% of the country’s commercial imports and exports


1. This course covers all the bases when it comes to customs clearing procedures and requirements and will prepare you for Framing Entries, Calculating Duties, VAT, Valuation, Different Customs and Excise Warehouses, selecting the right tariff heading to avoid costly penalties and understanding the legislation that regulates customs processes in Zimbabwe, among other areas.

2. To be registered into the program, you need at least 5 O Level passes including English and Maths or Accounts.

3. The Diploma takes 6 months to complete and is made up of 15 subjects.

4. The program is assessed through three examinations, which are Progress Test One (2 papers), Progress Test Two (2 papers) and the Final Examination (4 papers). Progress test 1 and 2 must be passed first before you can write the final examination.

5. SFAAZ may grant exemptions based on prior learning. No student will be exempted from writing the final examination.

6. Here is a summary of the modules and costs involved

  • Payments can be made all at once or spread over three months.
  • The initial payment upon registration is 60% of the tuition fee plus the CBS registration fee.
  • The remaining amount of the tuition fee is to be paid as follows: 30% in the second month and 10% in the third month.
  • Examination fee and SFAAZ board registration fee is paid at the SFAAZ offices
  • Learning will be on a modular approach (one module at a time).
  • Lectures will be conducted face to face on Saturdays 12:30hrs to 16:30 hrs.

Visit us at the following addresses for registration:

Address: Harare 46 Speke Avenue, ZB House 9th Floor, Corner Speke Ave & First St, Harare

Landlines: 0242756237/0242756238 Mobile: 0772 977 747, 0714 666 874, 0719 088 608



Our addresses are as follows:



46 Speke Avenue, ZB House 

9th Floor, Corner Speke Ave & First St, Harare. 

Landlines: 0242756237/0242756238 

Mobile: 0774 460 748, 0772 977 747, 0719 460 748, 0712 124 071 



NRZ Parkade Centre, 6th floor, South Wing 

Corner 9th Ave & Fife St, Bulawayo. 

Landline: 02922 62639 

Mobile: 0774 460 748, 0772 977 747, 0719 460 748, 0712 124 071