Basic Ship Agency Functions

This programme aims to provide the student a comprehensive background of the national and international shipping industry. The programme is conducted in association with Ceylon Association of Ship Agents (CASA). SOLID

Course Type

Part Time

Course Commencement Dates

August / January

Duration

14 weeks / Part-time

Course Modules

Course Modules

01

Vessel types

02

Port Operations (Container)

03

Container Ship Planning

04

Financial Management in Shipping

05

Marine Insurance

06

Documentation in Shipping

07

Marketing & Sales in Shipping

08

Quality Assurance in Shipping

09

Customs Procedures in Handling Inward/Outward Bound vessels

10

Ships & Port Security

11

Equipment management, container numbering & marking

12

Obligation of Agents to Principals

13

Handling of Break Bulk/ Conventional Cargo Operations

14

IT Solutions and E-commerce in Shipping

Entry Requirements

GCE (O/L) - 06 Passes (London /Local) with three credits

Job Opportunities

This programme is mainly designed at the junior level staff who are currently in the Shipping industry and to those who wish to pursue their career in the above field. The subject areas provides career opportunities in a broad spectrum of the Shipping industry. Jos opportunities avail in all the major international shipping lines.