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Essential legal and welfare policies for the efficient and safe management of crew
A must for anybody involved within shipping personnel management
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Just some of the reasons why it's the best crew training solution for you.

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Diploma in Crew Management - leading professional development course delivered by distance learning

Programme Overview - Diploma in Crew Management

Crew qualification through distance learning for the recruitment and management of sea-going staff

The Diploma in Crew Management distance learning course provides up to date and essential information to crew recruitment and placement agents as well as those working in the ship manning and training sector.

As an international marine professional development qualification the Diploma in Crew Management programme focuses on the principal maritime labour markets, and sets the standard for professionalism in crew management.

Download the latest Diploma in Crew Management distance learning course prospectus here.

Distance Learning Prospectus

Distance Learning Prospectus



Course Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this Crew Management course you will be able to:

  • Identify the role and organisation of the crew management sector within the context of the shipping industry
  • Explain the regulatory, legal and insurance environment applying to the crewing sector
  • Explore effective management skills for crew management including recruitment and selection principles
  • Discuss the day to day management requirement for effective crew management and crew agency
  • Describe effective health, safety and security management for crew and welfare requirements and expectations for supportive and quality crew management
  • Explain the benefits and approach for crew retention
  • Explain key commercial and financial management principles for crew management
  • Create and present professional written business reports 


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"The Tutor Marked Assignments were really enjoyable and has been nicely crafted to encourage reading of the informative course materials. Being from a non-maritime graduate the course helped me to learn and understand some of the technical terms which is good!"
Student, 2014

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