(Within the Local Content Development)
OUTCOME OF THE NIGERIAN CHAMBER OF SHIPPING TRAINING COURSE HELD ON THE 27TH – 28TH JUNE, 2012. AT NCS TRAINING CENTRE, 6B MAITAMA SULE STREET, S.W IKOYI, LAGOS.
Twenty – one (21) participants recently attended the Nigerian Chamber of Shipping training program on "Structure and Analysis of Shipping (Within the Local Content Development)". The General Manager of the Chamber Mr. Nnamdi Eronini welcomed the participants among which were Lawyers, Bankers, Freight forwarders, Ship Captains, Oil and Gas operators, Insurance companies and other professionals in the Maritime/Shipping industry, and from all perspectives the course was a success as the participants were highly satisfied with the quality of the training.
The concluding session was chaired by the Director General Mrs. Ify P. Anazonwu Akerele who in her closing remark thanked the participants and encouraged them to join the Chamber. At the end, the DG presented the Certificates to the participants and officially declared the training closed after group pictures were taken.
The objective of the course was to provide a Shipping/Maritime guide which will be useful for both beginners and experts in the Maritime industry, ensuring that they receive a complete and up to date overview of the Maritime trade and to also bring about professionalism in the industry.
The course covered a wide range of issues relating to Contract Structuring within the Maritime Sector, Shipping, Local Content and its requirements, the target audience was intentionally wide, including those who had no previous experience in shipping/Maritime. The course also provides participants with the skills needed to lead a successful business in the Shipping/Maritime and Logistics.
o Good opportunities to increase my maritime knowledge and get introduced to other shipping experts.
o This course is necessary for people who wish to succeed in their job. It has widened my horizon on maritime functions and its importance to the world economy. The organization is exceptional.
o The training is very educative and inspiring.
o it's a well packaged training program cutting every area of the maritime industry
o The standard is excellent
o A well-structured programme covering key areas in the Maritime sector, I really enjoyed the vessel acquisition, marine law & insurance and the investment opportunities in the maritime sector.
o It greatly increased my understanding of the shipping market and of the peculiar risks and challenges in working in the sector.