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Training Courses for the Business of Shipping and Logistics

Business of Shipping and Logistics

Aims

This course aims to provide complementary knowledge on shipping and logistics.

Target Audience

The course is suitable for new entrants in the shipping and logistics industry.

Course Structure
  • Maritime Economics and Shipping Markets
  • Shipping Revenue and Costs
  • Carriage of Goods by Sea Law
  • Finance for Shipping
  • Global Sourcing and Supply Management
  • Marine Insurance - Its Principles & Practice
  • Container Ports and Cargo Management
  • Sales and Marketing in Container Shipping
Course Details
Date: Every Saturday from 18th Sept to 6th Nov 2021
Duration: 8 consecutive Saturdays
Time: 09:30 - 13:30 
Platform: Zoom (Meeting ID and passwords to be provided upon registration)
Class Timetable
Date Time Session Instructor
18 September 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Global Sourcing and Supply Management Dr Stephen Ng
25 September 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Container Ports and Cargo Management Mr Wing-chiu Lam
2 October 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Marine Insurance - Its Principles & Practice Mr Raymond T C Wong
9 October 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Shipping Revenue and Costs Dr Judy Tong
16 October 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Maritime Economics and Shipping Markets Mr Jagmeet Makkar
23 October 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Sales and Marketing in Container Shipping Mr Alex So
30 October 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Law of Carriage of Goods by Sea Dr S. K. Tai
6 November 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Finance for Shipping Mr Jagmeet Makkar
Tuition Fee

HK$4,000#

#This preparatory course is included in the pre-approved list of the "Professional Training and Examination Refund Scheme" under the Maritime and Aviation Training Fund (MATF) of the Transport and Housing Bureau. Under the Scheme, successful applicants will be refunded 80% of the fees for completing pre-approved courses/examinations, subject to a cap of $18,000.

Certificate

A Certificate of Completion will be issued to students who have successfully completed the course.

Application
  • Register online.
  • A cheque (payable to The Hong Kong Polytechnic University) should be mailed to “Room CD401e, CY Tung International Centre for Maritime Studies, Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong”.  Please specify “Application for BoSL” on the envelope. For the ease of administration, payment should be made two weeks before the courses commence. 
  • Successful applicants will receive an official notification one week before course commencement.
  • For corporate training and development, please contact us for further arrangement.
Closing Date

7 September 2021