London School of Shipping
Professional programmes for the Shipping World
The London School of Shipping is part of the
Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, and is conveniently located
near London Bridge, where we have flexible state-of-the-art
conference and training facilities. Read more about the London School
of Shipping and how to find us here.
The School's programmes are led by experienced course leaders
supported by visiting expert practitioners from the extensive
London maritime community.
The School offers study programmes in preparation
to Institute's examinations and a range of
professional development courses (PDC) in specific
Furthermore, the London School of Shipping offers
in-house training. If your company would like us
to design a bespoke course please contact us at:
Read more below!
Foundation Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Professional
The London School of Shipping offers a broad range of study
programmes in preparation to Institute's examinations leading to
recognised industry qualifications: the Foundational Diploma, the
Advanced Diploma, and the Professional Qualifying Examinations
(PQE). Those holding the PQE qualifications are eligeble for
membership to the Institute of Chartered Shipbokers.
Students are able to choose from a range of 14 different
subjects when completing their professional qualifications.
Every year, from September to May, we run evening classes for each
of the subjects on the Institute' syllabus. Each subject is covered
through 12 classes and a mock exam. Classes are complemented by
topical seminars scheduled throughout the year.
Read more about evening classes, and see the evening class
calendar for 2019-2020 here.
Learn first-hand from expert tutors
- Enhance your professional knowledge and career
- Modern facilities with guest lecture programme in the heart
of international shipping
- Fully inclusive affordable method of study provided on a
What's included in the Evening class's
- Registration for full academic year
- Examination entry
- Two semesters including 12 classes and tutorials - See calendar
for 2019-2020 here.
- Textbook and course materials
- Dedicated on-site expert tutor
- Practice assignments assessed by personal tutor
- Mock exam
Register for evening classes in London using
this form. Please return the filled-out form via e-mail to
Face-to-face programmes in commercial shipping
In addition to courses leading the professional qualifications,
the London School of Shipping offers an additional extensive
range of short, face-to-face professional development courses in
commercial shipping disciplines, ideal for new starters or those
working in the business looking to further their knowledge in
specific industry sectors.
Read more about the professional development courses, dates, and
how to register here.
- Maritime World Explained
- Introduction to International Trade and Maritime
- Fundamentals of Liner Shipping
- Fundamentals of Ship Sale &
- Fundamentals of Dry Cargo
- Bills of Lading
IN-HOUSE TRAINING - Get specialised within your sector
Short courses tailored to your specific
All programmes can be offered as in-house courses to groups of
employees, tailored to specific requirements and with bespoke
content and features included, depending on your needs. This often
results in an improved learning experience and reduction of costs
associated with travel and accommodation.
Read more about the different courses available as in-house
For more details and to book call us on: +44 (0)20 7357 9722 or
drop us an email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to welcoming you to the London School of