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Starting 18 October 2021

Delivered by digital learning over 12 weeks.

A thorough explanation of the economics surrounding ports

Explore the basic economics around port investment, port development, port pricing and port infrastructure.

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Certificate in Port Economics


Core Modules
Core Modules
  • Module 1 - The Port and its Place in Shipping 
  • Module 2 - Port Planning and Development 
  • Module 3 - Port Financing and Investment 
  • Module 4 - Port Operations 
  • Module 5 - Getting Port Governance Right 
  • Module 6 - Trends and Developments 
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What you'll learn
What you'll learn
  • Explore the different types of port available, and how these are used.
  • Determine how ports can plan their investment, when they need to plan it and what they need to invest in.  
  • Examine how does a port deliver value to its customers and the local economy?
  • Analyse how actual port operations and how port performance is measured and therefore benchmarked.  
  • Assess how Port governance is an important aspect of port management and excport economics.
  • Explore what new technologies, processes or products can affect port development or port operations?  

How you'll learn
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
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At Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, lifelong learning is a concept that we’re passionate about and for this reason, we make it as accessible and flexible for our students.

Online learning puts you in control of your learning – especially suitable for all of us in the maritime industry where we often spend time away from home. With our courses you are free to study when, where and how you choose, and in the style and the speed that is right for you. Early morning, in a work break, late at night - it is entirely up to you so you can fit your education around your work and/or family commitments.

So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today and find out how we can help provide you with a timely career boost.

Why choose Lloyd's Maritime Academy

At Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, lifelong learning is a concept that we’re passionate about and for this reason, we make it as accessible and flexible for our students.

Online learning puts you in control of your learning – especially suitable for all of us in the maritime industry where we often spend time away from home. With our courses you are free to study when, where and how you choose, and in the style and the speed that is right for you. Early morning, in a work break, late at night - it is entirely up to you so you can fit your education around your work and/or family commitments.

So what’s stopping you? Get in touch today and find out how we can help provide you with a timely career boost.