TRAINING COURSE ON LEGAL MANAGEMENT AND THE SHIPPING BUSINESS

Course Date Location Course fee: Registrations
Start Date: 16/12/2019 End Date: 20/12/2019 Nairobi $ 1,000 Register to attend
Start Date: 13/01/2020 End Date: 17/01/2020 Nairobi $ 1,000 Register to attend
Start Date: 03/02/2020 End Date: 07/02/2020 Nairobi $ 1,000 Register to attend
Start Date: 02/03/2020 End Date: 06/03/2020 Nairobi $ 1,000 Register to attend
Start Date: 06/04/2020 End Date: 10/04/2020 Nairobi $ 1,000 Register to attend
Start Date: 04/05/2020 End Date: 08/05/2020 Nairobi $ 1,000 Register to attend
Start Date: 01/06/2020 End Date: 05/06/2020 Nairobi $ 1,000 Register to attend

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COURSE OBJECTIVES

By the end of the course, participants should be able to:

  • Improve their understanding of the shipping business and how it operates
  • Identify key areas in the shipping business which deserve special focus
  • Enhance their understanding of shipping regulations
  • Identify legal and managerial challenges 
  • Develop familiarity with current trends in the shipping industry

DURATION

5 Days

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • Managers from the shipping industry
  • Managers from the oil and gas industry
  • Jurists
  • Technical personnel keen to develop familiarity with international regulations and  managerial practices
  • Senior professionals interested in updates
  • Market newcomers
  • Administrators in contact with the maritime industry
  • NGOs

COURSE CONTENT

Day One: Introduction to the Shipping Business

  • About ships, international trade, and shipping markets
  • The practitioners in the shipping business
  • Ship registration and the role of the flag and port State
  • Ship finance
  • Standards regulating the industry (IMO, classification societies, etc.)
  • Digitalization, connectivity and autonomous shipping

 Day Two: Legal Framework and Management of Maritime Safety and Marine Environment Protection

  • Identification of risks in shipping (safety, maritime security, cyber-security)
  • SOLAS Convention overview and recent updates (e.g. Polar Code, III Code, etc.)
  • Managerial aspects of safety: the ISM Code
  • Marine environment protection fundamentals - Sustainable Shipping
  • MARPOL Convention overview and updates
  • Managerial aspects of marine pollution control

 Day Three: Legal Framework and Management of the Human Element

  • Identifying  the human element in the shipping business
  • Behavioral elements
  • Leadership
  • The 2010 STCW Convention
  • The  ILO MLC 2006 Convention
  • Exposure to liabilities (Company, Master, crew, etc.)

 Day Four: Carriage of Goods by Sea and Maritime Claims

  • Shippers, carriers and interests at stake
  • Basics tools (charterparties, bills of lading, seaway bills, etc.)
  • Identifying key questions (e.g. seaworthiness, liability, etc.)
  • The international legal regimes on carriage of goods by sea
  • The Hague & the Hague-Visby Rules
  • Dispute Resolution (including arbitration and mediation) in the shipping industry

 Day Five: The Shipping Business and Marine Insurance

  • How does marine insurance underpin the shipping industry?  
  • Key markets (e.g. Lloyd’s)
  • Key stakeholders (e.g. P&I Clubs)
  • The influence of English law
  • The contribution of standards terms – Cargo, hull, etc.
  • Selected risks (e.g. piracy)

GENERAL NOTES

·         This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

·         Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.

·         Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.

·         We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: training@data-afriqueconsultancy.org

·         The training will be conducted at DATA-AFRIQUE TRAINING CENTRE, NAIROBI KENYA.

·         The training fee covers tuition fees, training materials, lunch and training venue. Accommodation and airport transfer are arranged for our participants upon request.

·         Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of training and proof of payment sent to: training@data-afriqueconsultancy.org