Bespoke courses

Professional Development Courses tailored to your business needs

The ICS (ANZ Branch) offers bespoke courses and workshops based on the ICS syllabus.  The content can be modified in order to meet the particular needs of any organisation. The course is delivered from our most senior shipping professionals.

We have delivered bespoke Commercial Shipping Practice & Charter Party courses all across Australia including in Melbourne, Brisbane & Perth.

If you think your organisation could benefit from our courses, please email us for further details.

Commercial Shipping Practice – Scheduled 18-19 April 2023

This course is aimed at those involved in the supply chain of dry bulk and wet cargoes and would like to expand their knowledge of the commercial shipping industry.

The course provides an overview of the commercial shipping business, focusing on chartering practice, charter-parties and the practical implications of issues that arise out of charters. Case studies are used where relevant. It covers a range of practical matters that are relevant to the day-to-day shipping activities of a shipping office, relating to the bulk export or import of commodities and shipping’s relationship to the business of trading.

The Course Directors are highly experienced shipping practitioners with hands-on experience gained over many years in the shipping industry.

Course details:

Course fees for the two days: AUD 1,500 per person

Course date: 18-19 April 2023

Course venue: Centre for Adult Education, Flinders Lane, Melbourne CBD.

The course will include the provision of a light lunch on both days and each attendee will be supplied with a copy of the ICS Dry Cargo Chartering (or Tanker Chartering) text book.

For further details please access our course guide or contact Nicholas Vann FICS/Course Coordinator.


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The 21st  Annual General Meeting of the ICS Australia and New Zealand Branch will be held on:

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Duration: approximately 1 hour

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