Online Learning Experience
Unique e-books, HD videos and a customized learning platform enabling autonomy on-board, on-shore
Option to study on-board via supplied router
100 hours of HD video lectures
96 hour of face to face lectures in 4 global locations
Specialized custom e-books
Customised learning platform
Online Fora, monthly live lectures
Access to LLoyds, Clarcksons, BIMCO databases
24 hour Q&A support
Ready to take the next step? Learn the secrets of Advanced Shipping Management, from Greece’s leading Professionals
Explore our Online Shipping Courses
Our Diploma in Advanced Shipping Management covers 3 major topics of Shipping Management, chosen by the candidate to target speciﬁc areas within their organisation.View More
The course introduces the responsibilities, the important role of operation department, preventive and corrective actions need to be taken, including pre-fixing and post fixing process, including explanatory and precautionary measures, actual documents as of the ship's commercial management, but not limited and to vessel's monitoring, third parties involvement as of the commencement of the charter (both t/c and v/c) throughout the currency of her fixture.View More
The course is an international “journey” about demonstrating knowledge and understanding of essential elements of marine insurance contracts, marine hull and associated liability risks and protection and indemnity insurance.View More
The module provides an insight to charter party types and clauses. The relevant chartering procedures are effectively presented and students have the possibility to apply such knowledge in a simulated environment.View More
The course offers both an overview of shipping law as well as a more in-depth understanding of the key legal elements to be encountered. Students will have the opportunity not only to learn but also to master shipping law and put their newly-acquired knowledge to practice through case-study examples.View More
Laws, Rules and Regulations are the tools, through which Policies are being implemented. In the shipping industry, IMO is the main Policy Maker globally but its resolutions have to become national laws, in order to be applied.View More
This module provides students with an all-round practical insight to Shipping Management of Commercial Shipping Companies as well as knowledge for strategy and operational related matters in the shipping industry.View More
The course begins by examining the Historical review and revolution of Human Resource and Crew Management. Follows, the structure of Crew department and its cooperation with other departments in a Shipping Company. Its daily operation is exhibited in details.View More
Greek Shipping, a Global Success story
Shipping is a rapidly developing industry and one of the main pillars of our country, contributing almost 10% of the Greek GDP. The Greek-owned maritime business is the first amongst the European Union with almost 50% share, making our country a world leader in maritime transport and creating the corresponding need for trained executives, who can succeed in the modern business environment.
More than 5,500 vessels owned by Greek Shipping companies
Greek-owned fleet worth 120 billion USD
More than the 20% of the world tonnage held by Greek Shipping Companies
1,000 Shipping Management companies operating in Athens, 120,000 personnel
BCA’s Advisory Board comprises some of the most talented professionals and leaders of the Greek Shipping industry. Their invaluable insight allows BCA to be at the forefront of knowledge, producing content and knowledge in par with the needs of the Global Maritime industry.
Efthimios E. Mitropoulos
Chairman of the "MARIA TSAKOS FOUNDATION". Secretary-General Emeritus of the International Maritime Organization (IMO)
CEO of Stealth Maritime INC
Honorary President Intercargo | Managing Director Maran Dry Management Inc.
President of the Hellenic Shortsea Shipowners Association
President of the International Chamber of Commerce
Director of Golden Union Shipping Co S.A.
President and CEO, Olympic Shipping and Management S.A.
President and CEO Franman | President International Propeller Club Port of Piraeus
Capt. George Tsouris
President Chios Marine Club| Former Secretary-General PEPEN
Capt. Stylianos Dafermos
DPA/HSQE & Vetting Manager, Training Officer, Avin International
Marketing and Sales Manager, Katradis Marine Ropes Industry S.A.
Capt. Dimitrios Aslanoglou
Training Manager, Eletson Corporation
Dr. Nikolaos Liapis
Supply and Operation Director, Elinoil S.A.
CEO Navigator Shipping Consultants Ltd. | Secretary General International Propeller Club Port of Piraeus
President and Managing Director, OnLine Data S.A., Chairman at Hellenic Logistics Association, Member of the National Council of Supply Chain
Commercial Manager, Piraeus Container Terminal S.A
Managing Director, Golden Cargo S.A.
Supervisor-Athens Department, VTG Rail Logistics Hellas
Capt. Emmanuel Tsikalakis
President Panhellenic Masters & Mates Union (PEPEN), Former General Manager, Minoan Lines
Konstantinos D. Chatzimichail
Chairman Alexandroupolis Port Authority
Honorary President, Hellenic Charterers Asoociation, Chartering Broker at Megachart Inc
Kostas G. Vlachos
Chief Operating Officer, Latsco Marine Management Inc.
President Mylaki Shipping Agency Ltd
Shipping, Transport and Logistics Department Business Development, BCA College