Advanced Diploma in Shipping

Key Facts
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  • Course Type Part Time
  • Duration 20 Weeks
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The Advanced Diploma has been designed as a stepping stone into full professional qualification and suits those who have some industry knowledge. Like the Foundation Diploma, the Advanced Diploma is a recognised and respected qualification and it can count towards your Professional Qualifying Examinations.

What will I learn

You will cover two modules: Shipping Business - The Business entity, Business sectors, Ship Chartering, Ship Management, Port and Liner Agency, Business ethics, Geography of Trade, International trade and finance, Business Communications, Shipping Organisations, Quality Management systems. Port and Terminal Management - Ensuring a full understanding of Port and Terminal Management including Ports and their functions, Ships and Cargoes, Trade Routes, Ship Registration and Classification, Port Management, Competition and Marketing, Financial and Legal Matters and Port and Terminal Ownership.

How will I learn

Your learning will take place through a range of methods including classroom-based lectures, additional research, exam practice using past papers and workshop activities.

What's next

Additional ICS Qualification.

Additional Information

Cost: Fee may apply depending on individual circumstance. Please contact our admissions team to discuss fees and any related funding options.

Working in partnership with the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers
One of the biggest ports in the UK is on our doorstep
Excellent progression opportunities
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