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

Marine Surveying & Marine Technical Training Courses

Our Surveying & Technical online courses explore the structural, technical, operational, legal and mechanical seaworthiness and safety of ocean-going vessels and small crafts.

This is our most successful portfolio providing programmes that are is practical, realistic, and an excellent foundation for both aspiring and experienced marine surveyors,

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 Marine Surveying & Technical Courses

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17 January 2023

12 Weeks

Gain the essential tools needed to carry out a proper marine survey on pleasure vessels.

24 February 2023

12 Weeks

Gain the fundamental knowledge for creating state-of-the-art vessel designs.

14 March 2023

12 Weeks

An introduction to regulatory and survey practices.

18 May 2023

14 Weeks

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

31 May 2023

12 Weeks

Gain the essential knowledge and skills needed to prevent and assess the damage of goods transported by sea.

August 2023

14 Weeks

Understand why the marine coatings market is growing globally and learn how it can be used to tackle new regulations on ship efficiency.

November 2023

12 Weeks

Providing essential dry docking knowledge for effective planning, preparation, operations and evaluation of ship repair, maintenance and conversion.

Certificate in Naval Architecture

8 March 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.

Certificate in Marine Surveying Fundamentals

14 February 2023

12 Weeks

Understand who the key stakeholders are in a survey, survey responsibilities, types of survey and surveyors, how to conduct a survey from initial survey request, attendance on board and final reporting.

Certificate in Machinery Electrical and Emergency Systems Survey Techniques

28 February 2023

12 Weeks

Gain a thorough understanding of how to effectively survey marine engineering systems and individual components including common faults, wear, damage, and acceptable limits and actions.  

Certificate in Hull Structure, Materials and Life-Saving Appliance Survey Techniques

22 March 2023

12 Weeks

Learn how to effectively survey marine structures and LSA components including common faults, wear, damage, and acceptable limits and actions.   

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Develop: Diploma Level Courses

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Diploma in Naval Architecture

16 May 2023

12 Months

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

Diploma in Ship Superintendency

29 March 2023

12 Months

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

Diploma in Marine Engineering

26 April 2023

12 Months

Key principles of marine engineering and marine engineering practice explained.

Diploma in Marine Surveying

25 April 2023

12 Months

Invaluable technical and management knowledge for the fully informed surveyor.

Diploma in Small Craft Surveying

17 April 2023

12 Months

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

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Distinguish: Postgraduate Level Courses

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19 September 2022

24 Months (MSc)

Study the technical and management elements of ship superintendency.

April 2023

20 Months

Develop management, research knowledge and advanced technical skills to boost your professional standing and further your career.