Lloyd's Maritime Academy is part of the Informa Connect Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.


Certificate in Maritime Safety Management and the ISM Code

All aspects of maritime safety management - training course by online learning

Starts 18 February 2021

Online Learning

Examine Maritime Safety Management and the ISM Code

Safety management is a critical factor in marine operations. This 12 week tutored online learning programme develops key understanding into how maritime safety management and the ISM Code is implemented in order to ensure safety.

The course continues to explore how compliance with maritime safety codes and regulations is just the beginning - and that creating an effective safety culture within an organisation can save even more than just lives.

When: 18 February 2021
Where: Delivered online with the support of leading industry experts
Duration: 12 weeks, part-time

Ideal for: Ship owners, liner and passenger company personnel, mariners, officers, compliance, audit and training managers, lawyers and government specialists

Course Modules | Courses Fees | Meet the Experts | 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

  • Introducing Maritime Safety Management and the International Safety Management (ISM) Code
  • The Aims, Structure and Content of the ISM Code
  • Operational Safety Management
  • Risk and Quality Management
  • Auditing, Measurement and Improvement Systems
  • Safety Management and a Safety Culture

"This course is really amazing. It provides a more detailed insight of the marine industry safety standards and ways to implement them within our systems"

A. Reghu, JAN DE NUL

Course director

john dickie

Captain John Dickie

Captain Dickie has spent the last 40 years in the maritime industry. This has encompassed 20 years at sea from cadet to command and on various ship types from oil, chemical and gas including combination carriers, bulk carriers and container ships.

Read more about the faculty here

"This course provides a full understanding of ISM CODE. I am now able to cope with this area with much more confidence. Highly recommended!"

I. Ramapl, NORSKAN