Course in Shipping Management

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Shipping Management

Taking a shipping management course is a great method for those who want to understand the basics of shipping and producing materials. Students will learn about how distribution affects the global economy. 

What is a course in shipping management? There are many different courses available that fall under the shipping management category. If you are looking for a full-length program in supply chain management or a short course in international transport, you can find one that meets your needs. Transportation law, marine personnel management and ISO maritime standards are just some of the focus areas for courses. Shipping management courses are available from accredited schools worldwide and begin at various times throughout the year.

There are several reasons that individuals decide to take a shipping management course; the program teaches a number of skills, such as inventory recordkeeping, tracking finances and international transportation.

Program costs fluctuate depending on the university, and the course lasts from three weeks to one year. It is vital that prospective students examine the school thoroughly to make sure the courses offered match their goals.

Individuals taking a course in shipping management learn techniques for planning global product transportation. Coursework includes designing shipping plans that include various forms of transportation. Students also propose the best modes of transport for different types of deliveries by comparing the speed of delivery, costs and destination. In addition, participants gain in-depth knowledge of international safety management and environmental systems. Coursework includes essential industry legislation and regulatory compliance fundamentals, making it ideal for those planning a career in shipping management.

Global courses are available at numerous universities. Online classes are an ideal option for those who live around the world, particularly in remote areas with limited access to a facility. Web-based options also cater to individuals who require a flexible schedule. To get started with a course, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Courses in International Freight Operations and in Tender Management

BVL Campus - The Global Supply Chain Network
Campus Full time 2 - 3 days October 2017 Singapore

The International Freight Operations course is designed to support staff in operational routines and provide junior employees with specific theoretical background – particularly in the field of import and export procedure in the global sea freight business. The issuing of tenders for goods and services encourages fair play and good pricing for organizations issuing them. The process can, however be complex and extensive. The Tender Management course is designed to help you understand the process of tender management. [+]

Best Course Studies in Shipping Management 2017. International Freight Operations Date: 3 – 5 October 2017 This course is designed to support staff in operational routines and provide junior employees with specific theoretical background – particularly in the field of import and export procedure in the global sea freight business. The objective of this course is to improve the theoretical understanding of sea freight procedures and help junior employees to become “fit for duty” in operational import and export routines. After successful completion of the training course, participants will have better knowledge in their profession and will have the potential to work more efficient and independent. Target Audience This course is ideal for all professionals in the field of logistics and transportation with little theoretical background and/or new to this field. Curriculum DAY 1: INTRODUCTION TO LOGISTICS & TRANSPORTATION Functions of logistics: procurement, production, distribution Concept of supply chain management Transportation and logistics Modes of transports (sea freight, air freight, land transportation) DAY 2: FUNDAMENTALS OF SEA FREIGHT Concept of international trade Import and export procedures Organizations in sea freight Incoterms Documents in sea freight (e.g. Letter of Credit, Bill of Lading, etc...) DAY 3: LIABILITY & INSURANCE IN SEA FREIGHT & FIELD TRIP Principles of liability in sea freight Claims procedures Fundamentals of cargo insurance Field trip to logistics facility Certificate: On completion of the course, participants (with minimum 75% attendance) will receive a Certificate of Attendance issued jointly by TLI-Asia Pacific, DAV and Kuehne Foundation. Registration & Enquiry For enquiry or assistance, please contact: Ms. Goh Mee Leng email: meeleng@nus.edu.sg telephone: (+65) 6516 1361 Ms. Sharon Wee email: sharonwee@nus.edu.sg telephone: (+65) 6516 4284 For course registration or details, please visit: http://www.tliap.nus.edu.sg/IFO/register.html Closing date for registration: 2 September 2017. All information furnished are correct at point of print. The organizers reserve the right to cancel or postpone the courses if necessary. Trainers: Dr. Robert de Souza, TLI – Asia Pacific, NUS Prof. Dr. Decker, HIWL, IUBH Dr Andre Kreie, Kuehne Foundation & DAV Tender Management Date: 6 – 7 October 2017 The issuing of tenders for goods and services encourages fair play and good pricing for organizations issuing them. The process can, however be complex and extensive. This course is designed to help you understand the process of tender management. Target Audience: Young professionals/junior staff who has little or no prior knowledge of tender management. It is ideal for junior/operational people that normally deliver information and costing models to the tender management team. Curriculum DAY 1: PRINCIPLES IN TENDER MANAGEMENT Introduction into Tender Management Tender Process Phases: Analyses and Examples Cost-Models and Tender-Calculation DAY 2: SUCCESS FACTORS IN TENDER MANAGEMENT Hard and soft factors in decision-making Key Performance Indicators (Operational and Strategic) Best Practice Examples Certificate: On completion of the course, participants (with minimum 75% attendance) will receive a Certificate of Attendance issued jointly by TLI-Asia Pacific, DAV and Kuehne Foundation. Registration & Enquiry For enquiry or assistance, please contact: Ms. Goh Mee Leng email: meeleng@nus.edu.sg telephone: (+65) 6516 1361 Ms. Sharon Wee email: sharonwee@nus.edu.sg telephone: (+65) 6516 4284 For course registration or details, please visit: http://www.tliap.nus.edu.sg/IFO/register.html Closing date for registration: 2 September 2017. All information furnished are correct at point of print. The organizers reserve the right to cancel or postpone the courses if necessary. Trainers: Prof. Dr. Decker, HIWL, IUBH Dr. Andre Kreie, Kuehne Foundation & DAV [-]

Course in Management and Reduction Costs in Transport and Logistics

BVL Campus - The Global Supply Chain Network
Campus Full time 2 days October 2017 Indonesia Jakarta

The seminar focuses on the optimization of processes in transport and logistics and advanced methods of reducing costs. Different methods and examples from the field will be presented and discussed. A workshop is included to transfer the methods directly to their own business. [+]

Management and Reduction Costs in Transport and Logistics The seminar focuses on the optimization of processes in transport and logistics and advanced methods of reducing costs. Different methods and examples from the field will be presented and discussed. A workshop is included to transfer the methods directly to their own business. Course Objectives Management of logistics costs is crucial for every successful business. Compared with other countries, the logistics costs in Indonesia are much higher. There is a need for change to ensure competitive prices in international business. Target Audience Managers who are responsible for strategic and operational processes in the field of transport and logistics in their companies, as well as executives who are searching for highly effective cost cutting methods. Curriculum Day 1 Introduction into cost structures and economic environment, which covers: Trends in logistics/ market development Identification of logistic costs Analysis of cost structures in logistics and supply chain Day 2 Cost modeling, which covers: Costing systems Process and activity based costing Best practice cases Certificate: On completion of the 2 days course, the participant will receive Certificate of Successful Participation, issued jointly by AHK & Kuehne Foundation. Registration and Inquiries For enquiry and assistance, please contact: Blessy Trinandha blessy.trinandha@ekonid.or.id (+62)21 3154685 Hardy Hoffmann hardy.hoffmann@ekonid.or.id (+62)21 3154685 For course registration or details, please visit:www.ekonid.or.id Closing date for registration: October 1st, 2017 All information furnished is correct at point of print. The organizers reserve the right to cancel or postpone the course due to certain conditions. [-]