These are challenging times but we wanted to reassure you our online courses are running as normal. Lloyd's Maritime Academy team members are working remotely with phones diverted to mobiles or messaging services so they can still give you the advice and guidance you need.
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This small craft specific diploma is one of a kind. Taught by industry experts, and in partnership with the North Kent College (home to the National Maritime Training Centre) this programme has been created to meet both the requirements expected of the industry and your career needs.
It has enabled hundreds of participants to specialise in small craft surveying and focuses on vessels up to 24 metres in registered length.
The detailed syllabus provides marine surveyors, potential marine surveyors and associated maritime professionals with a recognised qualification that gives them the knowledge to assist personal and professional development.
What’s more, this course is recognised by the following awarding bodies as contributing to an individual member's CPD requirements:
When: 20 April 2020
Where: Delivered online with the support of leading industry experts
Duration: 12 months
Qualification: Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Professional Development Diploma, awarded by North Kent College
- M Smith, HM Coastguard
Specialist modules – students choose to study at least one of the following:
Karl Pizzey is currently the General Manager and Ship Surveyor at ‘Larsens Marine Surveyors & Consultants Ltd’. Having previously been involved in the Further and Higher Education system in a technical capacity for eight years.
Karl is a previous student of the Diploma Course in Small Craft Surveying and completed the course with distinction and now brings first-hand experience of the course, and his subsequent career, training and experience, for the benefit of course participants.
- Peter Hall, Hall Marine Surveys
- Paul Krivosic, Director, Loom Tech Ltd
Graduates of the Diploma in Small Craft Surveying can apply to continue their studies to the MSc Marine Operations with Middlesex University with advanced standing entry. This continuation route has only been recognised for graduates of the Lloyd's Maritime Academy Diploma.