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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

About Distance Learning

Flexible, easily accessible, cost effective, global classroom.

Just some of the reasons why it is the best training solution for you.

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 an international university.

Download the latest Postgraduate Diploma in International Maritime Law prospectus 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

• The Four Pillars of Maritime Regulation

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

Past students represent some of these companies:

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

Continuing Professional Development

Solicitors Regulation Authority

16 hours CPD from 1 November 2015- 31 October 2016, or the new Competence-based evaluation.

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