Managing Shipping and International Maritime Trade

Course Overview

Professional skills and procedures are required to moving goods between different countries and handling international maritime processes in the most effective way.  This course is specifically designed to enhance learning experience and provide a unique, first-class learning environment. The course is developed to provide key skills required for the learners to move into a supervisory management or team leader role.


Learning Outcome

  • Understanding the role of shipping in Oil and Gas exploration and production
  • Vessels, cargo types and transport modes
  • Understand the key role players in maritime shipping
  • Understand cargo types and measurement procedures
  • Acquire knowledge of shipping processes and documents
  • The concept of commercial shipping
  • International maritime laws and policies
  • Understand international contracts and payments

Indicative Contents

  • Overview of maritime shipping and international trade
  • The key players in maritime shipping
  • Types of shipping services
  • Cargo types and vessel types
  • International trade and freight shipping and charges
  • International customs and shipping documents
  • International contracts and payments
  • The trade routes and shipping routes
  • Container shipping processes and documents
  • The impact of shipping on environment
  • Health and safety considerations-hazard preventive measures, personal protective equipment and other safety measures
  • Overcoming industry issues and challenges associated with maritime trade


More Detail
Duration This is a one-week training programme spread over 5 days working days
Certification A certificate of completion is granted on successful completion of the programme.
Location select
Travel and accommodation To be determined.Travel and accommodation to be paid for at source by delegates
Fees £3,750.00
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