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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:

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

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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