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Scheduled: 13 February 2024, 12 weeks
On-Demand: Start Now!

Scheduled: 13 February 2024, 12 weeks
On-Demand: Start Now!

A comprehensive investigation of ship building contracts and contract management

Investigate shipbuilding contracts from parties, commercial issues and modifications to finance guarantees, delivery and termination


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Certificate in Contracting Newbuildings

Core Modules

  • Module 1 - Introduction to Newbuilding, Parties, Contractual Issues and Commercial Context
  • Module 2 - Production Processes, Procurement, Modifications and Inspection
  • Module 3 - Finance, Payments, Taxes and Funding
  • Module 4 - Risk, Insurance, Delays, Termination & Builders’ Warranties
  • Module 5 - Delivery, Novation and Assignment, Public Procurement
  • Module 6 - Guarantees and Associated Contracts; Contrasting Ship Conversion and Repair Contracts

What you'll learn

  • Develop an outline of fundamental legal considerations relating to contracts;
  • Understand the processes by which the parties agree the final specification of the vessel;
  • Determine how the basic price is adjusted to reflect variations in the agreement, such as modifications requested by the buyer;
  • Analyse the key differences between risk in and title to a vessel;
  • Examine the legal implications associated with delivery of a vessel, including title to and risk in the vessel;
  • Observe the purpose, benefit and formalities surrounding guarantees;

How you'll learn

Every course is broken down into manageable modules, designed to accelerate your learning process through diverse learning activities:

  • Work through your instructional material online
  • Interact with your peers and learning facilitators through the online forum to discuss subject related issues and to network with your fellow learners
  • Investigate relevant, real-world case studies
  • Apply what you learn each week to ongoing project submissions

Your Digital Badge!

You can now have a digital version of your Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Certification!

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