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Diploma in Maritime Business Management

The essential knowledge and skills needed to manage a business in the international maritime industry

Commences: 16th May 2017

Maritime Business Management

To triumph in this industry, aspiring or existing managers must have a thorough and up-to-date understanding of the forces and frameworks which drive and shape the maritime industry, as well as the key administrative and leadership skills needed in globally competitive organisations.

Designed for anyone in the maritime industry who wants to move into a new or more senior management role, or who has worked in management but has never had any formal management qualifications, this professional development Diploma in Maritime Business Management provides both the industry knowledge and management skills needed to lead a successful business in the shipping and maritime logistics field.

When:14 June 2017
Where: Delivered online with the support of leading industry experts
Duration: 12 weeks
Qualification: Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Professional Development Certificate

Ideal for: The Diploma in Maritime Business Management is designed for anyone in the maritime industry who wants to move into a new or more senior management role, or who has worked in management but has never had any formal management qualifications. From ship-board officers looking to a shore-side management role, to shore-based employees aiming to broaden their skills and enhance their career prospects; from maritime professionals seeking to broaden their employment horizons, to shipping companies who wish to develop their experienced staff and enhance the management efficiency of their business.

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  • The Shipping Business
  • Management Concepts
  • Maritime Law
  • Ship Operations and Crew Management
  • Maritime Regulation and Industry Bodies
  • Marine Insurance
  • Chartering Policy of Shipping Companies
  • Marketing Strategy of Shipping Companies
  • Financial Management in a Maritime Business
  • Maritime Logistics
  • Case Study: Pervasive Issues in Maritime Business Management

Download the full course syllabus to find out more about each module and what you will learn on the course.

The course opened me up to management and managerial decisions. What I enjoyed most was the case study as I was able to research in depth in real time issues.

                                     Michael Davis, Marine Technical Superintendent, GO Asia

Course Director

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Katerina Konsta Dip Fin, BSc, MSc, PhD (cand)

Katerina has worked for a number of years in shipping and currently is working as Director of SeaWorks Training & Consulting Ltd. She is with the University of Middlesex as Project Supervisor in the MBA Shipping & Logistics and MBA Oil & Gas and serves as an examiner for the Institute of Charted Shipbrokers. Through SeaWorks she also collaborates with the University of Athens, Kapodistriako.

Find out more about Katerina and the highly qualified course authors.

The best thing about this course is that it is 100% applicable knowledge for the Shipping Industry.

                       Frederick Ozone, Officer, Meditteranean Shipping Company (Mauritius) Limited

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