Courses offered

Understanding Shipping US

This course is based on nine correspondence lessons, with a personal tutor assigned to each student. Should they be successful they will be awarded the Understanding Shipping Certificate.

Foundation Diploma FD

A good starting point if you are new to the industry. The Foundation Diploma consists of the compulsory subject Introduction to Shipping and a subject of your choice.

Advanced Diploma AD

For those with more experience and as a first stepping stone towards membership. This course consists of two subjects, Shipping Business and a subject of your choice.

Professional Qualifications Examination

The institute offers this course as the gateway to membership. To be eligible for membership you must pass all four of the compulsory subject examinations, along with any three subjects of your choice.

Bespoke Courses

As a major provider of education and training, the ICS sets Bespoke courses, providing the shipping industry with highly qualified professionals. Contact us for more information.