On completion of this course a participant will get an overview of the ISO 14001 Standard and understand how to participate proactively in his company's EMS. Through an analysis of the main Environmental issues in Shipping,

an introduction to International Standards and ISO 14000 series and examples of Environmental Management Systems of Shipping Companies and practical exercises workshop on identification of Aspects, Impacts, Objectives and Targets the participants acquire a thorough knowledge of shipboard environmental management.