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Lloyd's Maritime Academy
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The Royal Institution of Naval Architects - RINA

Founded in 1860 in London to " advance the art and science of ship design " today the Royal Institution of Naval Architects is a world renowned and highly respected international professional institution and learned society whose members are involved at all levels in the design, construction, maintenance and operation of all marine vessels and structures.

The Institution has members in over ninety countries, and is widely represented in industry, universities and colleges, and maritime organisations worldwide.

RINA - Recognised courses

April 2023

12 Months

Specialise in small craft surveying and focus on vessels up to 24 metres in registered length.

May 2023

12 Months

Develop and apply key theories and principles associated with a ship's design.

May 2023

14 Weeks

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

May 2023

12 Weeks

Study subsea equipment, technologies, systems and processes for oil and gas production.

September 2023

12 Months
Comprehensive professional development course covering both technical and management elements of ship superintendency.

September 2023

12 Weeks

Create a safety culture that will enhance your reputation and corporate image.

October 2023

16 Weeks

This tutored professional development programme teaches the essential characteristics of a ship’s design and how they affect its behaviour in the marine environment.

October 2023

12 Months

Key principles of marine engineering and marine engineering practice explained.

October 2023

12 Months

Invaluable technical and management knowledge for the fully informed surveyor.

November 2023

12 Weeks

Study ship operations and the role of the shipping company operations department.