Welcome. If you're a registered user, please log-in. If not, please sign-up.

In-Company Training

Gain a high level of understanding of the most critical elements of International Trade and Maritime Law
13 Industry & Subject Expert Course Authors

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 Maritime Law: Essential qualification for the maritime industry

Programme Overview - Postgraduate Diploma in 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 Maritime Law distance learning course 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 Maritime Law qualification will show that you have a 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 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 Maritime Law distance learning course prospectus 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.

In addition to the University LLM taught course, it is possible to further your studies through to a LLM degree by distance learning with Lloyd’s Maritime Academy.

For more information click here.

Past students represent some of these companies:

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

Accredited By

Accredited By

Download Latest Information Now

Related Course


Join our Lloyd's Maritime Academy LinkedIn Group for:

  • Course and industry news
  • Exclusive offers
  • Networking with your industry peers
  • And much more...

Supported and Approved by


Funding Scheme