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Certificate in Maritime Law and Shipping Contracts

Study the legal frameworks behind international shipping, trade and transport

Starts 27 April 2020

Online Learning

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This important maritime law course delivers a comprehensive introduction to maritime and shipping law

This course provides a comprehensive and user-friendly overview of how the shipping industry is regulated. Delivered by part-time tutored distance learning the six carefully constructed study modules address:

  • The Function Scope and Context of International Maritime Law
  • Carriage of Goods by Sea, Charterparties, Bills of Lading and Applicable Instruments
  • Marine Insurance and International Contracts of Sale
  • Admiralty Jurisdiction and Enforcement of Maritime Claims
  • Salvage, General Average, Towage, Ports and Pilotage, Limitation of Liability
  • Dispute Resolution, Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Techniques

When: 27 April 2020
Where: Via Online Learning | Online with support from leading industry experts
Duration: Part-time over 12 weeks

Ideal for: Shipping Industry Personnel including Operation, Commercial and Trader staff, Legal Professionals, Investors, Financial Managers and Allied Professionals working within the shipping and maritime sector

CPD/CEUs: 21 hours / 2.1 CEUs

Course Modules | Course Fees | About Online Learning

 


100% Online - Learn from wherever you are!

At Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, lifelong learning is a concept that we’re passionate about and for this reason, we make it as accessible and flexible for our students.

Online learning puts you in control of your learning – especially suitable for all of us in the maritime industry where we often spend time away from home. With our courses you are free to study when, where and how you choose, and in the style and the speed that is right for you. Early morning, in a work break, late at night - it is entirely up to you so you can fit your education around your work and/or family commitments.

So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today and find out how we can help provide you with a timely career boost.


6 MODULES AVAILABLE

  • Function, Scope and Context of Maritime Law
  • Carriage of Goods by Sea, Charterparties, Bills of Lading - Applicable Instruments and Standard Contracts
  • Marine Insurance and International Contracts of Sale
  • Admiralty Jurisdiction and Enforcement of Maritime Claims
  • Salvage, General Average, Towage, Ports and Pilotage, Collisions and Limitation of Liability
  • Dispute Resolution, Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Techniques including Commercial Mediation

"An excellent course to start in deepening our knowledge of maritime law, and also incredible openness and receptiveness of the course director to tutor, inform, and clear any doubts regarding the material."

Eduardo Jorge Faz, Legal Director and Manager of Naviga Offshore Services & student 2017


Course Director

maritime law and shipping contracts course director

Dr. Iliana Christodoulou-Varotsi

Dr Christodoulou-Varotsi is a legal and academic expert with an international educational and professional background specialised in maritime and EU law. She has been a member of the Athens Bar Association since 1995 and is currently involved with consulting work, legal education and training. She is also a certified trainer and lecturer in Greece, as well as an accredited mediator. In her approach to maritime law, Dr. Christodoulou-Varotsi provides a global understanding of legal devices which take into account the operation of shipping in practice.

Read more about Dr Christodoulou-Varotsi.

 

"Very clear, detailed explanations given by Dr. Iliana Christodoulou-Varotsi. Additional references and resources given by her are quite useful for further personal learning and research."

Alex R Fontes, Ship Operator at Saga Welco & student 2018

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