SeaProf Executive Education
SeaProf courses are developed in collaboration with leading international universities that offer well known specialisations in maritime industry subjects which are taught by top ranked maritime academics and practitioners.
SeaProf intensive short courses are held throughout the year. They are designed to meet the needs of busy maritime executives who are pressed for time and require training or updating which is both focused and concise.
SeaProf is proud of its client base which includes a large number of high profile shipping companies, charterers and ship operators, banks, brokers, lawyers and other marine industry service organisations.
SEAPROF - Knowledge & Advancement
SeaProf is specialist Maritime Executive Education company based in Singapore, one of the world’s leading container ports and maritime knowledge centres. It was established in 2010 to provide a dedicated education venue for the creation and production of both public and in-house maritime executive short courses in Singapore and the Asian region. SeaProf collaborates with long established and high caliber universities known for their shipping expertise, including the BI Norwegian Business School and the Hamburg School of Business Administration (HSBA). Supporting organisations include the Singapore Shipping Association (SSA), the Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF) and the Nanyang Technological University (NTU). Additionally, all SeaProf courses have received approval for financial support by the MPA’s Maritime Cluster Fund (MCF).
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"Knowledge is Power"
In a world where the incidence of major maritime oil spills has diminished during the past decade into insignificance, the ‘Sanchi’ collision that occurred at 8 pm local time on Saturday 6 January and about 160 n. miles east of Shanghai, provides a huge wake-up call to shipowners and their insurers. The ‘Sanchi’, a Suezmax[…]
BI Norwegian Business School, NTU and SeaProf: 10 years of academic partnership and MPA training grant support.
As we enter 2018, it comes to SeaProf’s mind that BI, NTU and SeaProf have been partners in the production of maritime academic excellence in Singapore for now over 10 years. All of this work has been encouraged and supported by what must be one of the world’s best maritime skills development programmes, the Singapore[…]
The holidays are a time when many of us must work to maintain essential services. But nothing can be more essential than the never ending transport of 90% of the world’s goods by sea. Without this unbroken service, the world as we know it would literally stop. Or, as the old maxim goes, “Half the[…]
My daughter Amanda and grandson Dax, who live in Canada, are visiting our small hobby farm near Albany WA (500 km. south of Perth). It’s a great little town that boasts no traffic lights, free parking everywhere, lots of fresh sea air and a long history (by Australian standards!) as the first British colony in[…]
SeaProf Course Calendar The Singapore KES course of 10 – 12 October 2017 marked the 15th Run milestone for the ‘Key Elements of Shipping’ course. The first KES course was delivered in 2010 through collaboration between SeaProf Executive Education and the BI Norwegian Business School, Oslo. The collaboration continues as the KES course steams[…]
SeaProf and the BI Norwegian Business School greatly value the time and dedication provided by all of our academic and industry guest speakers. Many of them have been supporting the production of the Key Elements of Shipping course since its first run in 2010. KES, now an iconic shipping course in Singapore, would not be[…]
Singapore, strategically situated on the Malacca and Singapore Straits, has long been a centre of international trade and shipping. Foresight, long-term planning and positive leadership have taken Singapore to a position of global influence in these industries. A critical part of this process has been to develop a world standard Maritime Cluster of high quality[…]
Faced with the ‘double whammy’ of the end of the China commodity demand boom and a Saudi contrived collapse of oil prices, it’s been a tough time for shipping over the past years. The obvious question of, “so what’s the future?”, is clearly on everyone’s mind. SeaBlog’s quest for the answer is often assisted by[…]
Our new video delivers a concise look at the essentials of merchant ship types and trades. It includes familiarisation with shipping market terms such as MPV, RO-RO, LR 1 and 2, SUPRAMAX, CHINAMAX, AFRAMAX, OSV and many more. Confident of what all of these acronyms mean? You will be after watching our video!
Another US naval vessel collision and 10 more US navy sailor deaths. What on earth is going on that two similar naval and merchant ship collision catastrophes can have occurred so close together in time? Is the human element the primary cause once more? Many photos, videos and news reports have already been posted. Only[…]