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Starting 16 May 2024

Delivered by digital learning over 14 weeks

Starting 16 May 2024

Delivered by digital learning over 14 weeks

Learn how warranty surveys reduce risks in major marine transportation and construction projects

Essential theoretical knowledge and practical procedures involved in conducting warranty surveys


Need more information about this course? Email us or call +44 (0) 20 8052 2710.

Certificate in Marine Warranty Surveying Online Course

Core Modules

  • Module 1 - Warranties, Insurance Markets and Legal Frameworks
  • Module 2 - The Warranty Surveyor’s Role, Liability, Reports and Certificates
  • Module 3 - Condition, Port Risk, Lay-up and Reactivation Surveys
  • Module 4 - Towage and Voyage Approval, Stowage and Tie-Down
  • Module 5 - Carriage of Yachts, Terminal and Shipyard Risk Assessment
  • Module 6 - Offshore and Energy Related Surveys
  • Module 7 - Heavy Transport and Lifting

What you'll learn

  • What warranties are implied or expressed and how they affect the insurance contract
  • The required outcomes of a marine warranty survey
  • The history of JHC warranties and the reasons for these
  • The stowage and tie-down of project cargoes on ships
  • The principles of shipyard risk assessments and the methodology adopted
  • The JRC code of practice and scope of work for rig surveys
  • The principles and practices used in heavy lifting and transport operations.

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!

Powered by Credly, your Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Digital Badge is an online version of your credentials that contains a description of your Award, Demonstrated Skills and what it took to obtain your Certificate qualification.

Also, your Digital Badge allows you to get labor market insights data including job openings, salary ranges and selected top employers, and you can display the badge in your email signature, electronic copies of your resume and on social media sites like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter!

100% Online

  • Accessible – 24/7 availability from wherever you have an internet connection
  • Flexible – take control of where, when, how and the rate at which you study
  • Professional – industry leading course directors and tutors
  • Quality – study the same course used by corporations for internal training
  • Network – with tutors and like-minded professionals from around the world. Use our online tutorial forum to ask questions and share knowledge
  • Save money – no additional travel or accommodation costs

Johannes Buitenwerf

Sr. Risk Engineer

HDI Global SE

Very useful from a practical point of view.

The course contributes to your CPD as recognised by

The Royal Institute of Naval Architects (RINA)

RINA members are eligible for a 10% discount.

Not a member?
Upon successful completion you can join as an Associate member (AssocRINA) with your first year of membership free.

The Society of Consulting Marine Engineers and Ship Surveyors (SCMS)

Completers of this programme are eligible for 50% off their first year of membership (for new members). 

Existing members, can receive a 20% discount on the following annual membership fees.