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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:

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

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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