Institute of Financial Services
Certificate for Documentary Credit Specialists (CDCS®)
The Certificate for Documentary Credit Specialists (CDCS®) is a professional qualification that is recognised worldwide as a benchmark of competence for international practitioners.
The CDCS® has been developed in consultation with industry experts to make sure that the qualification reflects best practice. It was created by the International Financial Services Association (IFSA) and the Institute of Financial Services and first examined in 1999. CDCS® is now managed by the Institute of Financial Services in partnership with the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).