Background to Shipping is an introductory course to the shipping business.
You can start whenever you like, take as long as you like (up to 9 months) and there is no need to attend an exam centre…
Background to Shipping is the flexible, quick start course for anyone interested in learning about shipping.
”Background to Shipping is very interesting, very useful and written in very simple understandable language… the course is simply perfect” – Juris Dombrovskis, Ship Agent at Wm H Muller Baltic Ltd
”The Background to Shipping course has helped me organize the knowledge I had about shipping and provided additional useful information. Even though English is a second language to me, I found the course easy to read and understand.” – Sabina Cimpoieru Ryan, UAE
The course contains 9 lessons covering:
At the end of each lesson, there is a multiple choice test to be completed online.
You will receive instant feedback on your score with email confirmation.
Successful candidates will be awarded a Coracle TutorShip certificate, validated by The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers.
Access to the course is for a maximum of 9 months – there is no minimum time requirement and there are no course pre-requisites.