Introduction to Shipping Module

Key Facts
  • Starts November 2021
  • Course Type Part Time
  • Duration 17 Weeks
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The Introduction to Shipping Module is ideal for people with little industry experience, but who would like to gain practical knowledge and a sound qualification. It covers a wide range of practical shipping disciplines in considerable detail.

What will I learn

You will cover: • Introduction to Shipping – commercial geography; international trade; cargoes and trade routes; ship types; contracts of carriage; law of carriage; ship registration and classification; practitioners in shipping business; basic accounting

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

Foundation Diploma in Shipping

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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