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
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
- 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
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
- 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)
- 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: firstname.lastname@example.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: email@example.com