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47 - PTM - Port Management

PTM 135 - Port Operations and Management

Code Start Date Duration Venue
PTM 135 27 March 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
PTM 135 22 May 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
PTM 135 17 July 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
PTM 135 11 September 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
PTM 135 06 November 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
PTM 135 11 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Ports are a key component of the nation’s marine transportation industry. As the owners and managers of prime waterfront property, port authorities and port terminal operators have a unique responsibility to adopt sustainable practices that preserve natural resources while ensuring economic growth. This course explains about the operations of ports and ports management methods. 

Course Objectives

  • Supporting efficient port operations and management 
  • Understanding different types of ports and how they operate 
  • Discussing modern port development and development of terminal operations
  • Current trends in port markets, and managing overcapacity
  • Understanding security measures needed at ports 

Who Should Attend?

  • Terminal and Port Operators
  • Ship Owners, Operators, and Managers
  • Terminal Equipment and Technology Providers
  • Freight Forwarding and Shipping Agents
  • Multimodal transport service providers
  • Port Developers, Construction & EPC Consultants
  • Port Investors, Banking and Financing Institutions

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Main features and operations of ports 
  • Importance of ports 
  • Evolution of ports 
  • Types of ports 
  • Port management 

Day 2

  • Overview of port organism
  • Port institutional framework
  • Port management structures
  • Impact on operations, planning, financing
  • Port reform tools

Day 3

  • Cargo loading and discharging 
  • Industrial services in ports 
  • Combing and separating cargos 
  • Cargo movement 
  • Stuffing and de-stuffing containers 
  • Loading cargos in crates and crates in pallets 
  • Shrink-lapping, labelling, weighing, and repacking 

Day 4

  • Transportation
  • Ship lines
  • Vessel scheduling
  • Rail roads
  • Rail operations
  • Trucking
  • Security impacts 

Day 5

  • Traffic system provides History of vessel activities
  • Vessel traffic information system background
  • Camera feeds
  • Managing overcapacity