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Diploma in Maritime Management and Leadership

Developing the skills and knowledge you need to progress to senior management, increasing career prospects, job security and earning potential

Commences 23rd March 2017

Delivered by tutored distance learning


The Diploma in Maritime Management and Leadership is a professional qualification providing the tools to develop your management skills and the opportunity to develop your leadership potential.

The diploma offers the prestige of both a professional development Diploma in Maritime Management and Leadership from the National Maritime Training Centre at North Kent College and Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, as well as a Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Diploma in Management and Leadership.

At the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the international shipping industry
  • Understand the operation and management of a vessel and the care of persons on board at operational and management levels
  • Develop personal management and leadership capabilities
  • Make effective use of information in decision-making and operations
  • Develop key people management skills

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Qualification: Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Professional Development Diploma, awarded by North Kent College and Chartered Management Institute
Start date: 23rd March 2017
Delivery: Part-time Tutored Distance Learning
Duration: 12 months
Fees: £3,199 / US$4,479 + VAT if applicable. 10% discount for early enrolment. Take a closer look at fees

This course will be ideal for employees in administration, technical operations and commercial roles in the maritime industry. It will equally benefit seagoing and shore-based personnel wishing to seek professional development and preparing for promotion.

This course will also be vital for supervisors in first level management roles, role specialists, crew management executives, surveyors, supervisors in port operations, senior staff and existing managers and leaders.

Tony Browne MNI

Tony has been involved in the maritime industry for many years in various capacities as lecturer, consultant and curriculum leader and has built an outstanding reputation as a maritime education trainer. Read more here


Delivered by online tutored distance learning, this programme allows you to study and gain knowledge without disrupting your normal work

You will have access to all course materials, expert tutorial support and peer networking using our online learning management system.

Each module ends with an online test so you can check your understanding of the content.

More about our distance learning

Distance learning, face-to-face workshops, webinars, elearning and blended delivery to match your requirements

We welcome companies placing individual students or groups on any of our publicly advertised distance learning courses, or for larger corporate groups we will deliver to your individual requirements, including instructor lead training, blended delivery solutions, customised assessments, flexible time-scales and dedicated support for learning and development managers.

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Ready to apply?

Do not delay your application – you may qualify for an early enrolment discount, and some courses have a maximum number of participants. Our online application form securely accepts payment by credit card in either £, $ or €, or we will invoice you or your employer for payment by bank transfer.

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