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Certificate in Ship Registration

12 weeks
12 weeks
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Certificate in Ship Registration

Study Flag State Regulation, Service Delivery and Ship Registration Decisions

Boost your knowledge of flag state regulation, obligations, delivery and competitive issues plus the commercial rationale behind ship registration decisions

Suitability - Who should attend?

  • Shipowners, ship managers and operation personnel who require a detailed comprehension of ship registration requirements
  • Ship registry professionals who need to advance the desirability of the registry
  • Surveyors and technical consultants wishing to learn about the registration process in order to promote their services
  • National Maritime Safety Administration personnel making regulations and registration decisions
  • Classification Society staff involved in accessing vessels
  • Lawyers and legal professionals requiring a deeper insight into the legalities of ship registration
  • Consultants who want to know how to promote shipping registries and their benefits

Outcome / Qualification etc.

What you'll learn

  • Describe the historical and practical context and to identify the key terminology and legal principles as the foundations for the course.
  • Investigate and explain the choices which may be made by a Flag State in its model and structure; the establishment of a necessary (or indeed un-necessary) linkage or affiliation between the ship, the ship-owner and the country in question; and an initial investigation of the development of flags of convenience.
  • A variety of the most important international Conventions and Codes in daily use by almost all Flag States
  • The differentiators between each of the Flag States competing for business
  • Discern the truths from the myths, in particular to investigate whether the principle of an open register is (or was) inherently objectionable

Training Course Content

  • Background and Development of Ship Registration
  • The Flag State and Registry in Shipping
  • Flag State Requirements, Duties and Management
  • Factors Influencing Choice of Registry
  • Flags of Convenience
  • Ship Registration and Port State Control

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Lloyd’s Maritime Academy
Lloyd's Maritime Academy
240 Blackfriars Road
SE1 8NW Waterloo

Lloyd's Maritime Academy

Lloyd’s Maritime Academy was born from Lloyd’s List. Lloyd’s Maritime Academy is the trusted brand for professional development, working with leading academic and industry bodies to provide accredited education and training where it is much needed.We are stepping up investment...

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