ABC Of Shipping Course

Venue: Nigerian Chamber of Shipping Training Center, 6B Maitama Sule Street Ikoyi, Lagos.

Date: 11th-12th September, 2013

Time: 9.30am - 4.00pm

This is an introductory course that will orient participants within the shipping industry and provide an overview of shipping industry and the global context in which shipping takes place, the importance of geographical factors, and the differences between the various types of shipping activities.

The ABC of shipping course was formed in 2007 and has benefited over 850 shipping professionals. These include Ship Owners, Ship Managers, Bankers, Lawyers, Insurance brokers, Charterers, Marine surveyors, Ship builders and Cargo Superintendents while Oil and Gas companies has also sent in representatives. 

The program consists of lectures, discussion group, workshop and case studies where students of varying age from diverse range of business backgrounds work together to develop strong working relationship and high knowledge base.

  • Key Modules include:
  • Principles of shipping
  • ¬†Freight Forwarding Practice/I.T in Shipping
  • Introduction to Marine Logistics
  • Fundamentals of Ship Financing
  • Rudiments of Maritime Law
  • Introduction to Marine Insurance¬†
  • Marine Health Safety and Environment
  • Ship Chandling and Supplies
  • Maritime Policies