The Strategic Trade Research Institute is dedicated to providing quality education and capacity-building in defense and strategic trade management and compliance. You can rely on STRI's reputation as the leader in providing peer reviewed strategic trade literature to the broader export control and sanctions community and experience training export control stakeholders worldwide.

STRI offers training opportunities to government officials, industry, universities, and think tanks. STRI staff have extensive experience training on export controls, sanctions, compliance, and more.

STRI can provide tailored training to meet your organization's objectives and needs:

  • Tailor-made distance training: This training provides tailor-made tutoring to individuals seeking private education in defense and strategic trade management. STRI staff work to develop a curriculum that matches your professional objectives and time constraints.
  • On-site courses: STRI offers on-site courses open to professionals seeking training on awareness-level as well as expert training in defense and strategic trade management. These courses can be tailored based on your organization's objectives.
  • University education: STRI provides Master's level university education in Strategic Trade Controls at George Mason University. The most recent course syllabus can be found here.

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