With these Yacht and Small Craft Surveying training courses, you can develop and deepen your knowledge of Small Craft Surveying and learn the skills required to conduct a survey efficiently and effectively.
Course subjects include a range of challenging topics such as surveying Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) yachts, valuation surveys and sea trials, plus essential subjects such as accounting, law and insurance.
hese courses have been designed to develop and deepen your knowledge of Technical Ship Management. With each course you will gain an excellent understanding of the role of the Technical Ship Manager and in turn learn the skills required to run a ship with efficiency and success.
Course subjects include a range of exciting and challenging topics such as project management, the ship life cycle, financial considerations, and emergency preparation and response.
These unique Ship Surveying training courses provide outstanding teaching as a result of extensive research and close links with the surveying industry. With these training courses you can develop your knowledge of Ship Surveying, enabling you to conduct a survey with effectiveness and efficiency.
These unique and exclusive training courses will develop and deepen your knowledge of the Shipbuilding and Ship Repair sector. With this innovative course, you will gain the essential skills and knowledge required, enabling you to successfully run and manage the building and repair process.
Module subjects include an array of challenging topics such as the docking process, specifications and docking incidents and accidents, alongside other essential subjects such as an introduction to the shipbuilding and ship repair industry, contracts and project management.
These unique training courses have been developed to educate those working in the marine pilotage sector. With this course you will develop your skills and improve your knowledge of the industry. This course will give you a greater understanding of the role of the marine pilot and in turn will give you the skills necessary to build a successful career within this growing industry.
Module subjects include key topics such as the types of pilotage, ship handling and bridge management as well as other essential subjects such as pilotage law, port control and boarding emergencies.
These courses are specifically designed to cover the specialist knowledge required by those currently working in or making the transition to the yacht management sector or its divisions. These courses will teach you the essential elements of yacht management on a day-to-day basis. You can develop your knowledge of the superyacht industry from a yacht management perspective, enabling you to fulfil your job role to its maximum potential with the greatest efficiency.
Shipowners, masters and the flag states are responsible for ensuring that ships comply with the provisions of the relevant codes, practices and legislation. Therefore, ensuring these requirements are met and implemented effectively at sea is in the best interests of all maritime professionals – both on and offshore. Ships that fail to fulfil their commitments contained in agreed international legal instruments and subsequently sail in an unsafe condition, threaten lives as well as the marine environment. Therefore, it is in the interest of all to develop effective Port State interfaces for the sake of safe shipping.
These Port State Control training courses, shaped by expert knowledge and first-hand experience, have been tailored to educate you on the fundamental components of Port State Control. From Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) to International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL), ISPS to ISM, these courses will benefit the multitude of seafarers by educating you on the legal aspects of Port State Control and offering an insight into the work of a Port State Control Surveyor.
For shipowners, increasing your knowledge in this area can assist you in reducing the risk of detention by highlighting the areas in which deficiencies are identified.
All our Maritime Law training courses can be delivered at a training centre in the UK, or we are also able to deliver them on-site at your premises, on-board your vessel or in a suitable location of your choosing.
Below are the twelve Maritime Law training courses we currently have available, in addition we specialise in bespoke training and course design so if you do not see a course that fulfils your specific requirements, please do not hesitate to contact us.
From a small sailing yacht to container vessels, the Boatyard and Marina Operations training courses cover all aspects of working in a boatyard or marina. So, from best practices to understanding the high risk operations such as hot works, it aims to give students the understanding to operate across this sector. Importantly, course authors are experts through both knowledge and experience and have seen when things go right as well as very wrong.
The dream of anyone with an interest in the sea is to ultimately build their own boat. Trans-oceanic sailor Jimmy Cornell once wrote, “The planning stage of a cruise is often just as enjoyable as the voyage itself, letting one’s imagination loose on all kinds of possibilities. Yet translating dreams into reality means a lot of practical questions have to be answered.”
The Yacht and Boat Building training courses are constructed to guide those dreams to fruition and further educate you on the intricacies involved with building your own boat. Incorporating aspects of the decision-making, management and construction processes, you can be a step closer to achieving your dreams of building your own vessel.
“Whenever your preparations for the sea are poor; the sea worms its way in and finds the problems” – Francis Stokes.
With easy to follow steps, we will provide you with knowledge to differenciate between various boat building materials, and highlight the various skills that are paramount to the successful construction of your boat.
These courses are not intended to be the solitary element in the building of your boat but rather best utilised as an general guide as to what steps you need to take in order to pursue your ambition. Therefore, we would recommend that these courses would be most effective in conjunction with each other and with further knowledge and experience in building your own boat.
These courses are unique to the LNG Shipping Transportation Industry. They cover all the theoretical and practical aspects of the IMO LNG Training requirements and much more. There is a 25% growth of LNG Carriers as the demand for LNG as a clean fuel continues to grow. There is a desperate worldwide shortage of trained technical personnel to man ships and their support network ashore. These courses will help debunk some safety fears and assist those who wish to enter a very lucrative and rewarding career in the LNG Industry.
Studying these courses is a great way to boost your career prospects. Many students study to develop themselves in their current role, while others study with a complete change of career in mind.
These Health and Safety in Ship Operations training courses take a comprehensive look at health and safety, in all its guises and how it operates in the maritime sphere. This is a broad remit given the extensive areas that need to be covered to give the student a full understanding of all aspects of health and safety as it applies to ships, rigs, ports/mariners and workers. These courses look at all aspects of health and safety, the many laws and regulations, and the obligations and consequences for breaches of health and safety legislation. These training courses strive to maintain a broad approach to a complicated subject to enable a student to gain a fuller appreciation of the subject and how, in particular, it affects them in their occupation.
These courses cover all aspects of insurance claims, from the history and developments through legislative changes to different aspects of handling a claim.
These courses are written by those working in the industry, so it is current in terms of where the insurance claims are now. For instance, the significant changes in consumer law, that were introduced in 2015, have had obvious impacts in dealing with a large proportion of claims.
Studying these courses is a great way to boost your career prospects. Many students study to develop themselves in their current role, while others study with a complete career change in mind.
These Offshore Operations training courses are designed to encompass all aspects relating to oil and gas activities. The subject matter gives a descriptive analysis from the creation of oil and gas, locating the deposits, the layout of subsea equipment, its extraction to its production and the equipment used.
With these Maritime Fire Prevention, Firefighting and Fire Safety courses, you can gain an in-depth knowledge of firefighting operations and the preventative measures required to manage the risk from fires on ships. These courses will raise your awareness of the risks associated with fire and develop your knowledge of the combustion process. They can also give you an understanding of the existing legislative requirements around SOLAS, the International Fire Safety Systems Code and the process of fire risk assessment. Finally, it can share some practical firefighting strategies and tactics and the actions you should take as part of your post fire procedures.
These Tanker Operations training courses are designed to encompass all aspects relating to the operation of the tanker. The subject matter gives a historical description of the tanker and the types used. These courses also discuss all aspects relating to loading, off-loading etc., including the tankers operating equipment. In addition, we have courses that describe all safety issues relating to the tanker operations.
Superyachts are a fascinating part of the maritime industry. Glamorous, expensive and in some cases huge. For many surveyors they are seen as a potential future source of income extending their survey practices whether in Yachts and Small Craft or Commercial Shipping into this market. These courses are aimed at giving a prospective surveyor the background information they will need so that he or she can enter the market properly prepared to face the specific challenges that superyachts provide.
Our innovative Superyacht Project Management – Refit and New Building training courses have been developed to provide essential guidance to anyone embarking on or currently involved with a superyacht refit or new build project. These courses are designed to enhance your project management skills and assist you at each stage of the refit and build process. Therefore, leaving you better prepared to successfully manage a project, much to the owners satisfaction.
The Superyacht Pursers training courses can teach you the essential elements of the role of a Superyacht Purser on a day-to-day basis. With these courses you can develop a much wider knowledge of the superyacht industry and the more detailed aspects of what a Purser needs to be outstanding as part of the management team on a larger superyacht. The learning you will gain should enable you to fulfil your job role as a Superyacht Purser to its maximum potential with greatest the efficiency.
These training courses in Marine Salvage are a practical guide to all the various aspects involved in a professional salvage scenario. It covers the major players in the worldwide salvage industry, and it links these with a concise summary of the legal and commercial aspects involved in today’s modern salvage environment whilst also looking at how salvage has evolved over the years. Salvage contracts in use today are looked at and the future for salvage in the era of ever-larger vessels transiting the oceans.
With these courses you can develop and deepen your knowledge of the Ship Security industry. You can engage with a range of challenging topics such as International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) code, Passenger Vessel Security, Superyacht and Private Yacht Security. It can also cover preventative measures and security procedures as well as the actual event. You can learn the skills required to build a successful career in the Ship Security industry.
The dream of many with an interest in the boats/ships and sea is to help to restore a fine old lady of the sea back to her original state and see the vessel as she was originally intended.
These Restoration of Historic Ships & Boats training courses will help to bring that dream to fruition and allow you to take the steps required to fulfil your own vision with clear and easy to follow guidelines, and also help you towards a fuller understanding of the whole process. It can further your knowledge on Ship/Boat restoration, conservation and on what type of ships/boats to try and restore. It is not intended to be the ultimate in ship/boat restoration and conservation, rather an overall guide to what steps you should be able to take to achieve your quest of saving that old ship/ boat from the scrapheap.
These courses provide an overview of the Offshore Wind Energy sector. They cover areas such as wind turbines, health and safety for offshore renewable industries, offshore wind energy layout, equipment, design and operation. Studying these courses can help improve your career prospects. Many students study to develop themselves in their existing role, while others study with a complete change of career in mind.
The Superyacht Operations training courses will help you develop and deepen your knowledge of the superyacht industry and its on-board operations, which in turn will help you to excel in your career. Whether you work at sea or on land, this course will provide you with essential industry knowledge and skills, giving you a better understanding of how to run a superyacht with success and efficiency.
This one day MYBA Intermediate Seminars for Experienced Superyacht Brokers will provide an in-depth look at the MYBA Sale and Purchase processes. They are designed for experienced yachting professionals whom wish to expand their knowledge of the sector with other experienced professionals.
The annual three day MYBA superyacht brokers seminar is organised in association with MYBA and takes place in the idyllic setting of Nice in the South of France. The seminar will gather together a panel of industry leading experts who will guide the participants through three intensive and highly interactive days of analysis, debate and practical case studies on all aspects of Superyacht brokering. Delegate numbers are strictly limited to 32 places. Your delegate fee is wholly inclusive of two nights’ accommodation in addition to meals and refreshments during the course of the seminar.
This course sells out well in advance of its start date so please be sure to book early.
Over the years this course has been updated to reflect all aspects of the constantly evolving yacht brokerage industry. Module subjects include essential matters such as registration, title rules and regulations, yacht brokers and the law, business management and valuation along with other challenging subjects such as insurance, finance, sea trials and chartering.
These one day MYBA Intermediate Seminars for Experienced Superyacht Brokers will provide an in-depth look at the MYBA Superyacht Charter processes. They are designed for experienced yachting professionals whom wish to expand their knowledge of the sector with other experienced professionals.