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In-Company Training

Professional development in the container terminal business

Tutored part-time distance learning

Ideal for terminal and port operators, shipping line personnel and others working in container logistics
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Container Terminals: In-company training for your busines

Distance learning, instructor led workshops, webinars, elearning and blended delivery for corporate groups.

Fundamentals of Container Terminal Operation and Management - professional development training programme delivered by part-time distance learning by IBC Academy

Fundamentals of Container Terminal Operation and Management - Learn about best practise in the operation, management and commercial dynamics of container terminals

Container terminals form a vital link in the global supply chain, enabling the flow of containerised trade around the world, but to operate successfully and profitably they need personnel with a high degree of knowledge. Anyone working in ports, terminals, logistics, liner shipping and associated sectors will benefit from a thorough understanding of the complex layout, equipment, operations, management and commercial aspects of container terminals.

This 12-week container terminal distance learning programme is the leading training course which examines the operation and management of the terminal from all perspectives, providing detailed knowledge and practical information for those wishing to increase or refresh their understanding.

Also available for dedicated in-company delivery by distance learning or instructor led workshops

Download the Fundamentals of Container Terminal Operation and Management course prospectus here.

Provided by online distance learning with dedicated tutorial support, you will:

  • Understand how the container business has evolved
  • Recognise the different types and characteristics of containers used in the global transportation of various products
  • Analyse the characteristics and growing sizes of container ships
  • Evaluate the role of container terminals in global trade
  • Understand the different elements of container terminal operations and the full cycle of ship, yard and gate activities
  • Appraise some of the key Health, Safety, Security and Environmental (HSSE) issues in container terminals and how they are managed
  • Gain an understanding of the economics and commercial aspects of container terminal operations

The course is ideal for individuals to enrol or for corporate groups, including for new starters and as part of in-company development programmes.

Continuing Professional Development

21hrs CPD

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Partner Course:

Diploma in

Terminal Management

Commences: Wednesday 17th September 2014.

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