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Certificate in Vessel Valuation

Gain insider knowledge of vessel valuation and appraisal techniques - training course by tutored distance learning

Starts 28 May 2020

Delivered by tutored distance learning

Certificate in Vessel Valuation

Course overview

This distance learning course shows you how experienced valuers acquire knowledge, gather data and interpret information about vessels and markets to arrive at a pragmatic and impartial figure for their clients.

Shipping professionals who offer valuation services rely on many years’ industry experience to refine their skills. However, their approach is based on a set of fundamental  principles, resources and techniques which are presented in this programme.

When: 28 May 2020
Where: Delivered online with the support of leading industry experts
Duration: 12 weeks
Qualification: Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Professional Development Certificate


Course Content | Courses Fees | About Online Learning


  • Ship Valuation/Appraisal in Context: Purposes and Perspectives
  • Knowledge, Experience and Resources to Value Vessels
  • The Ship Sale and Purchase Market
  • Ship Valuation Approaches and Techniques
  • Newbuildings and Resale; Guidance and Advice for Valuers
  • Practical Application of Vessel Valuation


Download the full course syllabus to find out more about each module and what you will learn on the course.

"Excellent course that I would recommend to all of the worldwide maritime community!"

M. Franklin, Oil Loss Control Director , MIEX

Course Director

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Nick Willis

Nick is the Managing Director of the Ship Valuation Consultancy Ltd (SVC) which provides specialised commercial consultancy and valuation services to the shipping industry

Nick spent fifteen years as a competitive Sale and Purchase Broker which involved the successful conclusion of over 200 ships as well as considerable valuation work for Banks, Lawyers and Owners. Nick was also part of the London Shipping Consultancy where he was a Commercial Consultant and Valuations Manager.