To build your understanding of the maritime industry, this course is the leading solution for you to:
The first module provides an introduction to the core elements of the marine industry, including world trade development, demand for shipping services, economics of sea transport, international trade, trade balance and trade routes and more
This module covers topics including ship operations, characteristics and manning
The third module covers the significance of financial aspects in shipping business including general principles of financing ships, borrower structures, senior debt, capital markets, securitisation, leasing, hedging and more
Ship Registration, ship Classification, third party ship management, sale and purchase markets, demolition market, charter markets, ship operation
This module explores fundamentals of legal system, law of contract, maritime law, acquisition and ownership of ships and international regulations
The final module covers insurance, origins, legal background and Hull and Machinery insurance and more
Qualification: Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Professional Development Certificate
Start date: 22nd March 2017
Delivery: Part-time Tutored Distance Learning
Duration: 12 weeks
Fees: £1549 / US$2169 + VAT if applicable. 10% discount for early enrolment. Take a closer look at fees
CPD/CEUs: 21 hours / 2.1 CEUs
This course was a great experience. It's a great introduction to the business, with a lot of detailed information which is clear and easy to read. It has been very helpful in my daily work and I would recommend it to all interested in the shipping business
This course is ideal for
Rory has over 45 years experience in the maritime industry including time with the Royal Navy, Merchant Navy, Lecturing, acting as a Maritime Advisor to Government and a Strategic Advisor in marine safety management. He holds a Masters Law degree (Maritime Law) from the University of Southampton and a Maritime Studies degree from University of Wales, whilst also having lectured in maritime law at Southampton Solent University.
We welcome companies placing individual students or groups on any of our publicly advertised distance learning courses, or for larger corporate groups we will deliver to your individual requirements, including instructor lead training, blended delivery solutions, customised assessments, flexible time-scales and dedicated support for learning and development managers.
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