About Of Ships and Shipping
This engaging course is designed to provide participants with an overview of all aspects of shipping from the ships themselves to ownership, flags and the regulatory regime.
Who should participate?
Of Ships and Shipping is designed for anyone working in the industry who doesn't necessarily have a background in shipping or seafaring, but who could benefit from a good general understanding of the recent history of shipping, international regulations in an uncomplicated format and trade flows.
The Ships Themselves | Tonnage | World Maritime Trade Routes | International Regulations | Ownership, Flags and Registries | Load lines | Chartering | Ballast water | Emissions and slow steaming | Australia’s Territorial Waters.
Of Ships and Shipping is taught by Richard Pocock, a Master Mariner (FG) who has managed large port logistics businesses, a Capital Port, and shipping companies during his 50 year maritime career.
Richard has taught across Australia and delivers a similar course on board cruise ships. He has also served on the Board of the Australian Maritime College.
What do our students say?
If you'd like to find out more about Of Ships and Shipping, a course outline is available in pdf format.
This course is also available on demand and delivered in Launceston, TAS; Sydney, NSW; or at your premises. To express interest, please contact us.
Acknowledgement of registration will be provided by return email. Confirmation of registration is provided upon payment of the course fees, and subject to AMCS Registration Terms.
2018: AUD $550 including GST
To secure a course registration, payment of the course fee are required. Payment methods accepted:
- Credit Card (online or via (03) 6324-9850)
- Bank Deposit
- Cheque/Money Order
- Company Invoice (approved companies only)
Detailed payment options will be made available after registration is submitted.
AMCS Registration Terms
To secure your enrolment, payment of 50% of the course fee is required. Cancellations up to 15 working days prior to the scheduled date will be accepted without penalty. Cancellations less than 15 working days will be subject to 100% cancellation fee.
AMCS reserves the right to cancel the course if insufficient registrations have been received by seven days from commencement of course. Any fees paid for cancelled courses will be refunded in full.
When making flight bookings please ensure you book on a fully refundable basis.
Scheduled sessions of this course are delivered at AMC Sydney and on demand sessions can be delivered in Launceston, Sydney, or at your premises.
AMC Sydney is located at the Australian National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney.
The address is: 2 Murray Street, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW 2000, AU