2019/2020 Course Costs

South Africa

 

2019/2020 COURSE DETAILS AND COST

Type of learning       :        Distance/online

Start time                   :        Whenever it suits you

UNDERSTANDING SHIPPING

Length                         :           9 Months

Includes                       :           Tutorship and course book

                                                9 Assignments – a) Multiple Choice

                                                                             b) Short 150 word essay

Pass mark                    :           60%

Completion                  :           Final interview with a tutor

Subscription                :               R172.50 per annum

Course Cost                 :               R4485.00 including book and tutorship

 

FOUNDATION DIPLOMA       

Length                         :           1 Year

Subjects                       :           2 subjects – Compulsory Group 1 ‘Introduction to Shipping’  

                                                1 of your choice Group 2

1 Assignment per Chapter – recommended, not compulsory

Completion                  :           3 Hour exam per subject

Exams                          :           May and November

Cost                             :           R6325.00 per subject i.e. R12650.00 per annum

Subscription Fee          :           R  299.00 per annum

Exam Registration      :           R2262.50 per academic year

Entry Fee                     :           R1448.00 Early Bird – November exams – valid to 25/09/2019

                                    :           R2534.00 Standard fee – November and May exams

ADVANCED DIPLOMA

Length                         :           1 Year

Subjects                       :           2 subjects – Compulsory –   Group 1 ‘Shipping Business’  

                                                                      1 of your choice            Group 2

Assignments                :           1 Assignment per Chapter – recommended, not compulsory

Completion                  :           3 Hour exam per subject

Exams                          :           Held in May and November each year

Cost                             :           R6325.00 per subject i.e. R12650.00 per annum

Subscription Fee          :           R299.00 per annum

Exam Registration      :           R2262.50 per academic year

Entry Fee                     :           R1448.00 Early Bird November exams – valid to 25/09/2019

                                                R2534.00 Standard fee – November and May exams

 

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFYING EXAMS

Our degree-level, internationally recognised professional qualification resulting in the title of Chartered Shipbroker after being approved as a Member of the Institute.

This can be achieved by completing both the Foundation and Advanced Diplomas and thereafter taking the remaining two compulsory subjects in Group 1 and one subject from Group 2.

Alternatively

You may ignore the diplomas and proceed with the Professional Qualifying Exams

4 Subjects from Group 1

3 Subjects from Group 2.

Time period for completion : 5 years

3 hour exams written for completion. 

Course Cost                 :           R6325.00 per subject

Subscription Fee        :           R  299.00 per annum

Exam Registration     :           R2262.50 per academic year

Entry Fee                      :           R1448.00 Early Bird November exams – valid to 25/09/2019

R2534.00 Standard fee – November and May exams

  • All prices shown are VAT inclusive

CONTACT DETAILS :

Suite 317, Cowey Park

91 Problem Mkhize Road,

Durban 4001

Email : ics@icssa.co.za

Telephone : 031 2072022

GROUP ONE : COMPULSORY SUBJECTS

  • Introduction to Shipping (Foundation Diploma)
  • Shipping Business (Advanced Diploma)
  • Economics of Sea Transport and International Trade
  • Legal Principles of Shipping Business

 

GROUP 2 SUBJECTS

  • Dry Cargo Chartering
  • Ship Operations & Management
  • Ship Sale and Purchase
  • Tanker Chartering
  • Liner trades
  • Port Agency
  • Logistics and Multimodal Transport
  • Port & Terminal Management
  • Offshore Support Industry
  • Shipping Law
  • Marine Insurance
  • Shipping Finance

 

©Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers

July 2019