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Certificate in Big Data in Shipping

Leverage Big Data & learn how to reduce costs and improve the transparency of your shipping operations

Starts 23 October 2019

Delivered by tutored distance learning

Gain a comprehensive overview of Big Data in shipping

The shipping industry is about to get transformed by the use of Big Data. Be part of the early adopters that already understand the potential of Big Data in the shipping industry and build a competitive advantage over the rest of the industry. Delivered by part-time tutored online learning, this course gives you a detailed foundation to Big Data in shipping, including data collation, storage and management and future applications of Big Data, in carefully constructed study modules.


When: 23 October 2019
Where: via Online Learning
Duration: 12 weeks part-time

Ideal for:

  • Data managers in the maritime industry
  • Technical managers, marine engineers, bunker managers, and ship superintendents
  • Ship owners, general managers, and operations managers
  • Shipping company personnel
  • Allied professionals with a desire to develop their understanding of Big Data
  • Marine surveyors and Flag, Coastal and Port State Officers

Course Modules | Courses Fees | Meet the Experts | About Online Learning


  • Introduction to Big Data and Data Management
  • Big Data and Shipping
  • Big Data and Ship Operations in Practise
  • Data Collation, Storage and Management
  • Big Data Issues in Shipping
  • Big Data: The Future

Learn online with the support of industry experts


Dr Theodosis Mourouzis

Dr Theodosis (Theo) Mourouzis is a cryptologist and information security professional with strong interests in both academia and industry. He holds a BA/MA in Mathematics and a MSc in Pure Mathematics (PART III - Number Theory Group) from University of Cambridge, a MRes in Security Science and a PhD in Information Security with Specialisation in Cryptography from University College London. He is a recipient of the 1st award in the UK Cyber Cipher Security Challenge in 2013 and he has represented Cyprus four times in Balkan & International competitions in Mathematics.

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This course is a new addition to our LMA portfolio and it was created to attend the high demand and numerous requests of professionals working within the maritime industry.

The Certificate will be appropriate for professionals who want to develop their knowledge in Big Data and its future applications.

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