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An Introduction to Shipping Course

June 17, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The course explains the basics of ships and the business of shipping and is suitable for new entrants to the maritime sector as well as non-specialists.

It will cover the essential elements of vessels, cargo and shipping. Subjects addressed include trade routes, the fundamentals of shipping and ship types, the port environment, navigation, onboard ship organisation and manning, chartering, broking, classification and insurance, international maritime conventions, finance, bunkering, and essential information on key technical, operational, legal and commercial issues.

The course content provides an indispensable checklist for those embarking on a career in the maritime industry or for those whose business requires an understanding of shipping commerce and practices.

Delegates attending this course are invited to attend the Cocktail Reception sponsored by Hill Dickinson LLP.

Details

Date:
June 17, 2014
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Shipping Innovation
Phone:
01295 814455
Email:
sales@shippinginnovation.com
Website:
www.shippinginnovation.com

Venue

Hilton Hotel
3 Thomas Steers Way
Liverpool, L18LW
Phone:
0151-708 4200
Website:
www.placeshilton.com/liverpool