Training on Legal Management and The Shipping Business, Nairobi and Mombasa, Kenya
This training course will provide updated knowledge and skills to professionals interested in understanding the fundamentals of the shipping business and the legal environment surrounding international shipping. The training course acknowledges the complexity of international shipping regulations; it seeks to familiarize trainees through managerial elements, best industry approaches and practical examples with essential subject areas at the cross roads of shipping regulations and shipping management.
By the end of the course, participants should be able to:
Improve their understanding of the shipping business and how it operates
Identify key areas in the shipping business which deserve special focus
Enhance their understanding of shipping regulations
Identify legal and managerial challenges
Develop familiarity with current trends in the shipping industry
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:
Managers from the shipping industry
Managers from the oil and gas industry
Technical personnel keen to develop familiarity with international regulations and managerial practices
Senior professionals interested in updates
Administrators in contact with the maritime industry
Day One: Introduction to the Shipping Business
About ships, international trade, and shipping markets
The practitioners in the shipping business
Ship registration and the role of the flag and port State
Standards regulating the industry (IMO, classification societies, etc.)
Digitalization, connectivity and autonomous shipping
Day Two: Legal Framework and Management of Maritime Safety and Marine Environment Protection
Identification of risks in shipping (safety, maritime security, cyber-security)
SOLAS Convention overview and recent updates (e.g., Polar Code, III Code, etc.)
Managerial aspects of safety: the ISM Code
Marine environment protection fundamentals - Sustainable Shipping
MARPOL Convention overview and updates
Managerial aspects of marine pollution control
Day Three: Legal Framework and Management of the Human Element
Identifying the human element in the shipping business
The 2010 STCW Convention
The ILO MLC 2006 Convention
Exposure to liabilities (Company, Master, crew, etc.)
Day Four: Carriage of Goods by Sea and Maritime Claims
Shippers, carriers and interests at stake
Basics tools (charterparties, bills of lading, seaway bills, etc.)
Identifying key questions (e.g., seaworthiness, liability, etc.)
The international legal regimes on carriage of goods by sea
The Hague & the Hague-Visby Rules
Dispute Resolution (including arbitration and mediation) in the shipping industry
Day Five: The Shipping Business and Marine Insurance
How does marine insurance underpin the shipping industry?
Key markets (e.g., Lloyd’s)
Key stakeholders (e.g., P&I Clubs)
The influence of English law
The contribution of standards terms – Cargo, hull, etc.
Selected risks (e.g., piracy)
The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.
This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.
The participant must be conversant with English.
Upon completion of training the participant will be issued with an Authorized Training Certificate
Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days.
The course fee includes facilitation training materials, 2 coffee breaks, buffet lunch and a Certificate upon successful completion of Training.
One-year post-training support Consultation and Coaching provided after the course.
Payment should be done at least a week before commence of the training, to DATASTAT CONSULTANCY LTD account, as indicated in the invoice so as to enable us prepare better for you.