Pre Purchase Inspection | Marine training course

Enroll to this course and get informed about the onboard inspection of a vessel before a purchase or selling offer is made

Pre Purchase InspectionThe form of ship selling and purchasing has significantly changed in the past two centuries. Everyone who has purchased a pre-owned shipping asset is aware that there can be hidden defects or problems in the vessel. A pre-purchase inspection is carried out as it helps the potential buyer to make an informed decision, based on the assessed evaluation of the vessel. 

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Online course

Duration: 1 day

Price: EUR 300 (plus VAT, if applicable)

Physical classroom at Greece's facilities

Duration: 1 day

Price: EUR 330 (plus VAT, if applicable)

This course aims to provide participants with knowledge and understanding of the preparation and the whole process of pre-purchase inspection of a vessel to determine its condition and value.
Intro to Selling & Purchasing Then & Now
The Stakeholders (Broker, Seller, Buyer, Inspection Company)
Legal & Financial Framework
Vessel’s Records Review
Memorandum of Agreement (MoA)
On-board Pre-purchase inspection areas (hull, shell plating, accommodation, mooring & weather decks, cargo spaces, ballast tanks, bridge & navigation equipment, engine room & machinery equipment, fire fighting equipment, lifesaving appliances, safe working environment)
Professionals working in shipping companies
Inspection companies
RINA Attendance Certificate.