27, 28, 30 and 31 January 2020

Target audience

This advanced module can be taken by participants who have already passed the basic programme or can prove that they have obtained an equivalent degree of experience.

Course information

This module consists of four days of classes on January 27, 28, 30 and 31, 2020 from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and from 1.30 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. The class on 31 January will take place from 9.30 a.m. to 12.00 p.m.

All classes are taught in English and involve a high degree of interaction. Participants who attend at least 80% of the classes and pass the exam at the end of the advanced module receive a certificate.


The exam will take place on Friday 7 February 2020 from 9.30 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. Foreign participants are offered the opportunity to take the exam from a distance.

Competence level

This advanced module is designed to ensure participants achieve an advanced level of competence (Level 2 of the EU Customs Competency Framework).

Course materials

Digital course materials are provided (e.g. PowerPoints, court bundles (legal doctrine, case law)). These digital course materials will be made available through the university’s electronic learning environment.


The classes will continue at the University of Antwerp, City Campus, Building C, room C 201, Prinsstraat 13, 2000 Antwerp.

The exam will take place at the University of Antwerp, City Campus, Builind A, room A 107, Prinstraat 13, 2000 Antwerp.

Tuition fees

The fee is EUR 1.200 EUR and covers registration, study materials, lunches and coffee.

Nexus is recognised as a training provider in the SME Portfolio (KMO portefeuille) system. Using this system could enable participants to save up to 30% of the registration fee. SME Portfolio applications must be submitted no later than 14 days after the course start date. The participant undertakes to respect the rules set out by the Agency for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. The accreditation number for Nexus Antwerp’s SME portfolio is DV.O100321.


  • OVB recognized the programme.
  • The Institute of Accountants and Tax Consultants has accredited the full programme as a continuing education programme (9, 10, 12 & 13/9: 6h/day, 11/9: 3.30h).
  • The Institute for Legal Training (IGO) has accredited this programme. 
  • This training is recognized by the Flemish government concerning het 'Vlaams opleidingsverlof' and within PC 226.


The module is taught by a team of lecturers with relevant expertise from the academic world, the government sector, the private sector and the legal profession. The module will be supervised by Steve Mees – Attaché, FOD Financiën, Algemene Administratie Douane en Accijnzen.



Antwerp Tax Academy Stadscampus
S.V. 091
Venusstraat 23
2000 Antwerp
Tel. + 32 3 265 31 15

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