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Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training — By on August 31, 2017 at 10:53 AM

This superb one-day course explains the basics of ships and the business of shipping and is suitable for new entrants to the bunker or maritime sector generally (not just shipping but also lawyers, regulators, port authorities, terminal operators, etc). It aims to educate and inform newcomers to shipping and those whose jobs require a basic grasp of how the industry works. The course covers the essential elements of vessels, cargo and shipping. Subjects include:

trade routes l the fundamentals of shipping and ship types the port environment l   navigation, onboard ship organisation and manning l chartering, broking, classification and insurance l international maritime conventions l finance l bunkering l 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.

This course will be held during London International Shipping Week on:

12 September 2017

Course Director

Nigel  Draffin
Technical Consultant, Lecturer and Author, IBIA Board Member

‘I thoroughly enjoyed the presentation, it was very informative and helped me a lot.’ International Registries Inc.

‘Excellent insight, great content and knowledge of lecturer exceptional.’ 
Maritime Bunkering

‘Fantastic. Great starting point for a complex subject and a must for anyone new to the maritime sector.’ UK Department for Transport

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