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Diploma in Terminal Management

Study the leading cargo terminal management training course

Commences: 5th September 2016

Today's terminal managers operate in a demanding environment. They have to balance a wide variety of processes and demands to ensure that the terminal operates safely. Efficiency and profitability are both critical.

Our comprehensive terminal management distance learning training course is well known for the focus it brings to terminal operations, leadership, security, environmental management and productivity. It addresses the particular operating environment of a terminal handling seaborne trade.

At the end of the course participants will have developed their expertise in:

  • Understanding the maritime supply chain
  • Service delivery within the port environment
  • Understanding terminal types, configuration and operations
  • Managing the terminal business
  • Managing HSSE in the terminal operating environment
  • Managing terminal operations
  • Leading people effectively
  • Appreciating terminal economics
  • Investigating commercial management
  • Managing project


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Qualification: Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Professional Development Diploma
Start date: 5th September 2016
Delivery: Part-time Tutored Distance Learning
Duration: 12 months
Fees: £3200 / US$4480 - £3400 / US$4760 + VAT if applicable. Take a closer look at the fees here.

The course is informative and creates a vivid graphic picture of real world scenarios. I have learnt a lot and will definitely be applying the newly accomplished knowledge

Sydious Damean Rose,


The terminal management training course is ideal for:

  • Terminal Management Personnel
  • Business Development Professionals
  • Deck Officers
  • Port and Terminal Engineers
  • Port Authority Personnel
  • Terminal Financial Management
  • Logistics Management Partners
  • Operations Managers
  • Equipment and Service Suppliers
  • Port Management Staff
  • Industry Financial Research Analysts
  • Sector Consultants
  • Government and Regulatory Personnel
  • Management Trainees
  • Shipping Agents
course director

Budha Majumdar,
Ports and Terminals Consultant

Budha is a highly experienced ports, shipping & logistics professional who has worked in port & terminal management since 1976, & recently in the training and education of future port professionals & as a Port Consultant.

During his career he has worked in the departments of marine, cargo operations, corporate planning & central executive, gaining a broad experience & knowledge of the global ports industry.

Further faculty information


Delivered by online tutored distance learning, this programme allows you to study and gain knowledge without disrupting your normal work

You will have access to all course materials, expert tutorial support and peer networking using our online learning management system.

Each module ends with an online test so you can check your understanding of the content.

More about our distance learning

Distance learning, face-to-face workshops, webinars, elearning and blended delivery to match your requirements

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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The Modules have been captivating and revealing. I feel privileged to participate and tapped IBC Academy’s wealth of knowledge; making me a better Terminal Manager.

Momoh, Olusegun Sam, Area Manager
Intels Nigeria Limited

Ready to apply?

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.

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