Course curriculum

  • 1

    Academy Overview

    • 1. Welcome Note :)

    • 2. Schedule

    • 3. Meet Your Instructors

    • 4. Shipping Abbreviations

    • 5. Frequently Asked Questions

    • 6. Tanker Chartering Guide

    • 7. Reading List

  • 2

    Day 1

    • Day 1 - Overview

    • 1. Welcome to the Tanker Chartering Academy

    • 2. Participate in the weekly Chartering call

    • 3. Academy Overview

    • 4. Tanker Shipping Basics (Part 1)

    • 5. Tanker Shipping Basics (Part 1) - Recap

    • 6. Tanker Shipping Basics (Part 2)

    • 7. Tanker Shipping Basics (Part 2) - Recap

    • 8. Intro to Signal Ocean

    • 9. TSOP - The platform

    • 10. Daily Academy catch-up

    • Quiz of the day

  • 3

    Day 2

    • Day 2 - Overview

    • 1. Introduction to Tanker Chartering

    • 2. Introduction to Tanker Chartering - Recap

    • 3. Overview of key shipping functions

    • 4a. Intro to Chartering

    • 4b. Intro to Chartering

    • 5. Daily Academy catch-up

    • Quiz of the day

  • 4

    Day 3

    • Day 3 - Overview

    • 1. End-to-end vessel fixing cycle

    • 2. End-to-end vessel fixing cycle (Part 1) - Recap

    • 3. Commercial Shipping & Data 1/2

    • 4a. Introduction to Oil Markets

    • 4b. Supply and Demand Balances

    • 4c. From Vessel Tracking to Flow Tracking

    • 4d. Oil trading analytics

    • 5. Daily Academy catch-up

    • Quiz of the day

  • 5

    Day 4

    • Day 4 - Overview

    • 1. End-to-end vessel fixing cycle (Part 2) - Recap

    • 2. Introduction to Signal Chartering

    • 3. Understand the Internal Position List

    • 4. Commercial Shipping & Data 2/2

    • 5. Chartering Session 1 / 4 (Introduction to Signal Chartering)

    • Quiz of the day

  • 6

    Day 5

    • Day 5 - Overview

    • 1a. Introduction to Pooling

    • 1b. Examples of Earnings Distributions

    • 1c. Sample Report_Pool Distributions

    • 2a. Pool Partners Guide 1/2 (Aframax)

    • 2b. Pool Partners Guide 2/2 (MR)

    • 3. Review Weekly pool market Commentary

    • 4. Daily Academy catch-up (week #1 recap)

    • Quiz of the day

  • 7

    Day 6

    • Day 6 - Overview

    • 1. Participate in the weekly Chartering call

    • 2. Pools Overview

    • 3. Chartering Session 2 / 4 (Chartering Daily Routine)

    • Quiz of the day

  • 8

    Day 7

    • Day 7 - Overview

    • 1. Understand Disbursements department through its key actions

    • 2. TSOP practice

    • 3. Exercise

    • 4. Exercise - Solution

    • 5. Chartering Session 3 / 4 Market (Monitoring & Decision Making)

    • 6. Disbursements (Overview of port cost components and modelling)

    • Quiz of the day

  • 9

    Day 8

    • Day 8 - Overview

    • 1. Understand Bunkering through its key actions

    • 2. TSOP practice

    • 3. Bunkering (Overview of ports, fuels, prices, planning)

    • 4. Shipping Intelligence Session

    • 5. Daily Academy catch-up

    • Quiz of the day

  • 10

    Day 9

    • Day 9 - Overview

    • 1. Understand Operations through its key actions

    • 2. TSOP practice

    • 3. Strategic Decisions & Legal Cases

    • 4. Operations 1/2 (Overview of vessel, cargo, voyage, communication specificities)

    • 5. Chartering Session 4 / 4 Offering, Communication & Vessel Fixing

    • Quiz of the day

  • 11

    Day 10

    • Day 10 - Overview

    • 1. Understand Freight through its key actions

    • 2. Freight (Overview of C/Ps, freights, demurrage, claims)

    • 3. Operations 2/2 (Overview of vessel, cargo, voyage, communication specificities)

    • 4. Exams

    • 5. Academy wrap-up & Graduation

    • 6. Congrats - Academy Recap

    • 7. Your Feedback is Invaluable