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In-Company Training

Gain a high level of understanding of the most critical elements of International Trade and Maritime Law
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High profile law firms and academics contribute to the programme

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Maritime Law: In-company training for your business

Distance learning, instructor led workshops, webinars, elearning and blended delivery for corporate groups.

Postgraduate Diploma in International Maritime Law: essential qualification for the maritime industry

Programme Overview - Postgraduate Diploma in International Maritime Law

This Postgraduate Diploma distance learning course is firmly established as a respected response to the growing demand for education in International Trade and Maritime Law within the shipping, trade and related industries.

By successfully completing this maritime law course you will be able to:
> Understand the principles of International Trade and Maritime Law and the overall commercial context in which those principles operate,
> Analyse practical problems raising legal issues,
> Apply the relevant law to problems that arise in practice,
> Negotiate a dispute settlement,
> Develop the capacity for independent study,
> Gain an internationally recognised qualification from a UK university.

Download the latest Postgraduate Diploma in International Maritime Law syllabus here.

English law is recognised internationally as a dominant legal system for maritime and trade contracts, with London as the single most important forum for settling disputes. The law will be studied in relation to how it is applied in practice, and the distance learning course brings together the intellectual rigour of academia with the experience of leading legal practitioners.

This Postgraduate Diploma in International Maritime Law qualification will demonstrate your high level of understanding and knowledge of the most critical aspects of International Trade and Maritime Law.

Distance Learning Prospectus

Distance Learning prospectus

Choice of course specialist modules:

• Ship finance law

• Oil and chemical pollution

• European Union competition law in relation to shipping

• Government Influence/Intervention in International Trade

Download the latest Diploma in International Maritime Law distance learning syllabus here for the full course content.

LLM in Maritime Law (Top up)

Successful completion of the course will entitle you to carry your Postgraduate Diploma credits onto a LLM course.

It is possible to further your studies through to a LLM degree by distance learning with Lloyd’s Maritime Academy.

Past students represent some of these companies:

  • Costamare Shipping Company SA
  • FCI International Ltd
  • Skuld Germany GMBH
  • UACC
  • Total E&P Angola
  • Sonata D.O.O
  • Cirrus Oil Services Ltd
  • Grindrod Shipping (South Africa) Pty Limited
  • L'Amico Tankers Limited
  • US Coast Guard
  • OMCI Shipmanagement Pvt Ltd
  • Mobil Producing Nigeria Limited
  • Patdappas Associates
  • Nigeria LNG Ltd
  • Zenon Pretoleum & Gas
  • Soloi Inc
  • LMS Ship Management
  • Permanent Representation of Cote d'ivoire
  • Cayman Islands Shipping Registry
  • Tropical Shipping
  • Caspian Offshore Construction LLP
  • Rachel & Zachs
  • Arkas Holdings SA
  • Anthony Veder Rederijzaken
  • Smit
  • Hess Services UK Limited
  • Koch Fertilizer Trading Sarl
  • CIS Navigation INC
  • RFIB Group Ltd
  • Arthur Cox
  • W K Webster & Co Ltd
  • UP of Marine Consultancy - Offshore
  • DFDS Seaways
  • Graham M.Riles & Co Solicitors
  • Department of Transport
  • Atlantic
  • Thomson Reuters Markets
  • MMS Maritime (India) PVT Ltd
  • Smithson Services Limited
  • Ministry of Energy
  • Industrial Metallurgical Holding
  • Nigerian Nay
  • Monte Carlo People Service Leisure
  • AM Solicitors
  • Ordu University Fatsa Vocational School
  • London Offshore Consultants
  • Ministry of Transport
  • Eldib Pandi
  • CT offshore A/S
  • Brodies LLP
  • V Ships Asia Pte Ltd
  • Navieras Ultragas Ltd
  • RSA
  • Fleet Management Limited
  • Vidya Limite
  • Seamec Limited
  • Enterprises Sipping & Trading SA
  • Ghana Maritime Authority
  • UTC Overseas Inc
  • Fastnet Line Ltd
  • Federal Capital Territroy Administration
  • Andreas Sofocleous & Co
  • UKSA
  • Lamnalaco Nigeria Ltd
  • Halul Offshore Services Company
  • MISC Berhad
  • Qatar Petroleum
  • Topaz Marine MENA
  • V Ships PLC
  • Netherlands Navy
  • Ports and Maritime Organziation
  • V Ships UK
  • Gulf Agency Company Limited
  • International Marine Transportation Ltd
  • Stichling Hahn Hilbrich GmbH
  • Merchant Navy Boat-Building Ship Base
  • Dobson Fleet Management
  • A.M Marine Surveys LLC
  • Saint Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority
  • Glencore UK Ltd
  • SMIT Salvage BV
  • Braemar Technical Services
  • MSPL Ltd
  • BCIT- Marine Campus
  • Sanco Marine Services PVT Ltd
  • Ghana Navy
  • Scandlines Deutschland GMBH
  • BP Shipping Ltd
  • Wang Jing & Co Xamien Office
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Total Trading Asia Pte Ltd
  • RCN Group
  • Marek Kedziora
  • Prestea Sankofa Gold Ltd
  • Private Joint Stock Shipping Company
  • Lalship Sdn BHD
  • VAVA Crew IC
  • CMA CGM UK Shipping Limited
  • De Long Minerals and Logic Tier
  • ZAO "Maersk"
  • Harper Peterson
  • IMC Shipping Pte Ltd
  • Brit Insurance

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