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Lloyd's Maritime Academy
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Providing a lifelong career pathway for maritime professionals

Maritime Law, Insurance and Contracts

Maritime Law, Insurance and Contracts is an integral portfolio for Lloyd's Maritime Academy - maritime law and marine insurance are the foundations of the shipping industry and our finance courses cater for aspects relating to both financial and economic issues.

Our graduates will be armed with the knowledge necessary to meet IMO regulatory requirements, able to reduce risk, and insuring vessels and cargo.

Through our 3D learning model: Discover, Develop, Distinguish, we are confident we have a course that suits you and your organisation, whether via our online learning certificates or our academic partner programmes.

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Discover: Certificate Level Maritime Law, Insurance & Contracts Courses

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16 January 2023

12 Weeks

Understand the difference between profit or loss; conciliation or litigation; success or failure in trade deals and chartering enterprises.

30 January 2023

16 Weeks

Study legal principles and contracts involved in the sale, carriage and transport of goods by sea, road, rail and air.

13 February 2023

12 Weeks

A comprehensive investigation of ship building contracts and contract management.

7 March 2023

12 Weeks

Boost your knowledge of flag state regulation, obligations, delivery and competitive issues plus the commercial rationale behind ship registration decisions.

4 April 2023

16 weeks

Study the principles and practical mechanics of ship chartering practice and charterparty contracts

19 April 2023

12 Weeks

A detailed investigation of the contracts, negotiation, preparation and completion of buying and selling ships.

26 April 2023

12 Weeks

Study the legal frameworks behind international shipping, trade and transport.

04 May 2023

12 Weeks

Enhance your understanding of the industry, including an examination of cargo insurance, Hull and Machinery insurance and other policies and how they work in practice.

7 June 2023

12 Weeks

An indispensable professional development course investigating key practical and legal issues in responding to, handling and settling hull and cargo claims.

21 June 2023

12 Weeks

Essential contractual, commercial and operational knowledge for anyone involved in vessel repairs.

19 July 2023

12 Weeks

Understand the processes involved in ship arrest and how to resolve the issue effectively with real-world examples.

05 September 2023

12 Weeks

Understanding the different approaches to resolving shipping disputes.

21 September 2023

12 Weeks

Study the principles of tanker chartering practice and contract management.

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Develop: Diploma Level Maritime Law, Insurance & Contracts Courses

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27 February 2023

12 Months

Gain a comprehensive and practical understanding of the chartering business analytics

23 September 2023

12 Months

Gain a comprehensive and practical understanding of the legal and operational principles of marine insurance

27 November 2023

12 Months

Develop your understanding of the wide range of concepts of law that are crucial for those in the maritime industry. Accessible for non-legal professionals!

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Distinguish: Postgraduate Level Maritime Law, Insurance & Contracts Courses

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18 September 2023

12 Months (LLM)

Learn international trade and maritime law and understand how commercial trade ventures may give rise to legal issues.