Business of Ports

Coracle Online

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Guide to Shipping Ports from Coracle is a bundle of activities, combined to make a course to prepare you for a career in commercial shipping and the marine industry.

Aimed at: anyone with an interest in international shipping and especially the ports sector.

Ideal for:anyone working in the ports business or candidates of Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) Diploma and PQE exams as it covers the syllabus for Shipping Business, Port and Terminal Management and Port Agency.

What's included:

General course on Shipping Business. This specially created bundle of activities is designed to give you a good overview of the main sectors in the shipping industry. It covers the mandatory Shipping Business syllabus for candidates of Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) Diploma and PQE exams. The course covers Shipping Business Entities, Sectors and all the ins and outs of the industry, offers an insight into shipping organisations, their role and contributions as well as their methods of business communications.

Port Agency. This bundle of modules provides you with the resources you need to strengthen your work as a Port Agent, covering day-to-day duties as well as the legal aspects and the documentation.

Port and Terminal Management. This activity group covers everything you need to know when taking up a career in Port and Terminal Management, understanding ports and ships to the management side of them. We look at ports and their functions, as well as ships and cargoes, and the differences between types and their purposes.

Guide to Bills of Lading. This guide looks at how Bills of Lading (B/L) work from a practical viewpoint, explaining how errors in their completion can cause problems, alerting you to the potential for fraud, and highlighting areas where you should be particularly cautious.


GBP 195.00 incl. VAT

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This is an e-learning course. Once you have completed your purchase you will receive details on how to access the course.