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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 in Shipping and Transport Logistics
  • Container Ports and Cargo Management
  • Sales and Marketing in Container Shipping
Course Details
Date: Every Saturday from 19 September to 7 November 2020
Duration: 8 consecutive Saturdays
Time: 09:30 - 13:30 
Venue: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong 
  (The exact classroom is to be confirmed)
Class Timetable
Date Time Session Instructor
19 September 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Global Sourcing and Supply Management Dr Stephen Ng
26 September 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Container Ports and Cargo Management Mr Wing-chiu Lam
3 October 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Marine Insurance in Shipping and Transport Logistics Mr Raymond T C Wong
10 October 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Shipping Revenue and Costs Dr Judy Tong
17 October 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Maritime Economics and Shipping Markets Mr Jagmeet Makkar
24 October 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Sales and Marketing in Container Shipping Mr Alex So
31 October 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Law of Carriage of Goods by Sea Dr S. K. Tai
7 November 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Finance for Shipping Mr Jagmeet Makkar
Tuition Fee

HK$5,000#

#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.
  • 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 2020