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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:

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

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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