This small craft specific diploma has enabled over 3,000+ participants to specialise in small craft surveying and focuses on vessels up to 24 metres in registered length. The detailed syllabus provides marine surveyors, potential marine surveyors and associated maritime professionals with a qualification that gives them the knowledge to assist personal and professional development.
SPECIALIST MODULE A - Inland Waterways and Canal Craft
SPECIALIST MODULE B - Power Leisure and Sail Leisure Vessels
SPECIALIST MODULE C - Fishing Vessels
SPECIALIST MODULE D - Small Commercial Craft
Qualification: Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Professional Development Diploma, awarded by North Kent College
Start date: 28th April 2017
Delivery: Part-time Tutored Distance Learning
Duration: 12 months
Fees: £3199 / US$4479 + VAT if applicable. 10% discount for early enrolment. Take a closer look at fees
CPD/CEUs: 21 hours / 2.1 CEUs
Approved by UK MoD for funding via the ELC Scheme (Provider 2035). See fees page for more information.
Well thought out course with modules that can be easily followed, covering the basic needs of someone entering the field of small vessel surveying.
The Diploma in Small Craft Surveying Distance learning course is designed not just to recruit future surveyors, but non-seafarers that have the academic ability and interest in learning about the surveying of small craft, including;
Following a career which began as an officer cadet in the deepsea fishing industry, he later spent 12 years in the Merchant Navy, progressing to Master aboard AHTS and other specialist vessels in the offshore oil and gas industry.
In May 2015 he took up his current post as Group General Manager of Ras Al Khaimah Ports Group.
Cliff is joined by a host of expert authors, you can read more here.
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.
"I found the course challenging but very rewarding. Well worth the effort."
Do not delay your application – you may qualify for an early enrolment discount, and some courses have a maximum number of participants. Our online application form securely accepts payment by credit card in either £, $ or €, or we will invoice you or your employer for payment by bank transfer.