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Starting 30 June 2021

Delivered by digital learning over 12 months

The maritime management and leadership course for the shipping industry

Develop the skills and knowledge you need to progress to senior management, increasing career prospects, job security and earning potential


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements. Contact James Cullen or call +44 (0) 78 1857 3276

Diploma in Maritime Management & Leadership

Core Modules
Core Modules
  • Module 1 - Introduction to Maritime Business, Management and Leadership
  • Module 2 - Managing yourself and developing as a Manager
  • Module 3 - Managing and influencing others - Management and Leadership styles
  • Module 4 - Planning: Organising and Implementation
  • Module 5 - Practical and Effective Teamwork
  • Module 6 -Effective Communication for Managers and Leaders
  • Module 7 - Managing People (Shipboard and Ashore)
  • Module 8 - The Human Element in the Maritime Industry
  • Module 9 - Understanding and Managing Finances in a Maritime Business
  • Module 10 - Management in Tough Times / Environments
  • Case Study - Pervasive Issues in Maritime Management and Leadership
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What you'll learn
What you'll learn
  • Analyse, interpret and evaluate concepts and theories in leadership and management.
  • Discuss and apply effective leadership and management techniques to the workplace.
  • Compare and apply appropriate performance management methodology.
  • Discuss the tools required to translate strategic vision to executable management process.
  • Understand the vocabulary of management accounting and interpret financial information.
  • Understand the interwoven relationship between the Task, Team and Individual.

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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Assessed and awarded by North Kent College
Assessed and awarded by North Kent College

Delivered in partnership between the National Maritime Training Centre at North Kent College and Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, the course continues to be the ideal professional development course for existing ship managers, prospective ship managers and for those who work alongside the ship management sector.  

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100% Online – Learn from wherever you are

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.