This course will improve your career prospects and your performance whilst demonstrating your professional credibility to employers, clients and peers. You will learn about a wide range of maritime safety law issues and the implementation, application and enforcement of these in practice. So you can understand not only why there are certain procedures, but also the penalties for not adhering to these laws.
When: 4 September 2019
Where: Delivered online with the support of leading industry experts
Duration: 12 months
Qualification: Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Professional Development Diploma
Awarded by: North Kent College
Ideal for: This professional development course is of vital importance not only for safety managers who want a greater understanding of the legal aspects to their role, but also wider operational professionals and legal professionals who need a deeper insight into the maritime sector, particularly those involved in (or wishing to be involved in) the implementation and enforcement of maritime safety policy.
Dr Christodoulou-Varotsi is a legal and academic expert with an
international educational and professional background specialised in international maritime and EU law and policies. Focus on shipping regulations, including industry best practice, from the standpoint of maritime safety, marine environment protection and maritime labour standards. Qualified lawyer since 1995. Highly experienced law drafter. Course Director and industry trainer with Lloyd's Maritime Academy for many years. Executive Advisor to OSCAR Pty Ltd (South Africa). Currently involved with consulting work, legal education and training.
She has published many books, including 'Maritime Safety Law and Policies of the EU and the US: Antagonism or Synergy?' (Springer/Germany), and 'Marine Pollution Control: Legal & Managerial Frameworks' (Informa law from Routledge).
She has been included in the Woman of Influence List 2019 of MaritimeEconomies magazine (Liberty Press).
Dr Christodoulou-Varotsi is joined by a host of of expert authors, you can read more here.
The Diploma in Maritime Safety Policies & Regulations has been academically assessed to provide 60 credits of prior learning accreditation towards a unique MBA delivered in partnership between IBC Academy and Middlesex University.