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Certificate in Marine Warranty Surveying

Learn how warranty surveys reduce risks in major marine transportation and construction projects - training course by tutored distance learning

Course start date: 18 May 2020

Delivered by tutored distance learning

Your Qualification in Marine Warranty Surveying

Marine warranty surveys play an essential role in reducing the risk of loss or damage in high value marine construction and transportation projects along with offshore energy installation and operations activities.

This popular tutored distance learning course addresses the core competencies of warranty surveying, presenting the knowledge and practical techniques employed in this specialised field.

When: 18 May 2020
Where: Delivered online with the support of leading industry experts
Duration: 14 weeks
Qualification: Lloyd's Maritime Academy Professional Development Course

Ideal for: Warranty surveyors typically represent a wide range of roles and expertise from master mariners and engineers to naval architects and offshore operations and project managers.The programme will also be invaluable to those involved in operations subject to warranty surveys throughout the maritime and offshore sectors; as well as practitioners in marine insurance and law. There are therefore many opportunities for qualified marine engineers and master mariners in the marine warranty survey field.

Course Modules | Courses Fees | Meet the Experts | About Online Learning


  • Warranties, Insurance Markets and Legal Frameworks
  • The Warranty Surveyor’s Role, Liability, Reports and Certificates
  • Condition, Port Risk, Lay-up and Reactivation Surveys
  • Towage and Voyage Approval, Stowage and Tie-Down
  • Carriage of Yachts, Terminal and Shipyard Risk Assessment
  •  Offshore and Energy Related Surveys
  • Heavy Transport and Lifting

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

"An excellent course for industry professionals to gain insight into the complexities of marine warranty. I enjoyed it tremendously and will use the information in various aspects of my work"

                                                       Captain Rick Strong, Husky Energy

Course Director


Mike Wall


Marine Consultant, Trainer & Author

Mike's experience has spanned most areas of shipping including seagoing service, teaching, ship management and marine surveying/consultancy. Having been a teacher for more than 40 years, Mike writes training modules for various shipping related diplomas and continues to give training seminars for shipping related organisations. Read more about Mike here.

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"A comprehensive introduction to a challenging sector, with
great opportunities for ambitious and determined newcomers."

                                             Konstantinos Argyrou, American Bureau of Shipping

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Partnered with The Society of Consulting Marine Engineers and Ship Surveyors (SCMS)

  • Receive 50% off SCMS membership fee for new members who have completed the Certificate in Marine Warranty Surveying in the year of application
  • Receive 20% off SCMS membership for existing members who have completed the Certificate in Marine Warranty Surveying as part of their CPD in the year of doing the course

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