BunkerExperience 2017 • Netherlands

2-5 October 2017 - Delta Hotel, in Vlaardingen, The Netherlands

All inclusive, intensive bunker course, with a perfect mix of theory in the morning and real practise in the afternoon. Starting with a welcome dinner on Monday, followed by A Barge Day, A Lab Day and a Port Day. On top of that a great evening programme for superb networking opportunities. A very successful course designed for newcomers, as well as those having been in the industry for many years, but did not have that chance to experience real life bunkering.

Aracon 2017 • Rotterdam

12-13 October 2017 - The Hilton Rotterdam

ARACON is the longest-running and biggest bunkering conference in the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp region. Its no-nonsense conference programmes attracts all the main bunker suppliers and barging companies in the ARA and Northwest Europe as well as shipowners and managers from throughout the region. Due to popular demand, particularly from the bunker buying side of the industry, ARACON now takes place every autumn in Rotterdam, the biggest port and by far the biggest bunkering centre in Europe.

BunkerExperience 2017 • Singapore

1-3 November 2017 - Swissôtel The Stamford, Singapore

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

The three-day BunkerExperience Course presents an unbeatable combination of intensive classroom teaching and real-life bunkering experience. The sharp focus on barge operations and sampling, testing lab procedures and bunker quality, and on board fuel handling and ship type familiarisation is guaranteed to provide a rock solid intellectual and practical introduction into the three most important hands-on elements of the bunker business. The morning classroom sessions are geared towards preparing students to make the most of the afternoon 'real life' experience of working on a bunker barge, working in a testing laboratory and going to sea for close-up views of different types of ships at the anchorages and terminals in Singapore.

IBIA Annual Convention 2017 • Singapore

6-9 November 2017 - Singapore - Swissotel The Stamford

The IBIA Annual Convention will feature a first-class two-day IBIA Conference and Exhibition plus some highly-professional training courses.

21st Century Shipping • Athens

20 November 2017 - Athens

21st Century Shipping is a brand new one-day event designed to examine the future technologies that will soon have a great impact on the maritime sector, and indeed, everyone involved in ships and shipping, from naval architects to surveyors and inspectors, from engine builders and scrubber manufacturers to oil and companies and fuel suppliers, from insurers and lawyers to regulators and administrators. 

The Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial) 2017 • Piraeus

21-22 November 2017 - Capital Ship Management Corp.

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

This two-day intensive commercially-oriented bunker course is very well suited to those with a working knowledge of bunkering who require more detailed knowledge of the key elements of the commercial deal. It covers bunker and voyage planning, costing and pricing, chartering, terms and conditions and bunker clauses, credit and insurance, banking, specifications and procedures, risk management, regulations, measurements, dispute avoidance and resolution and claims. Detailed case studies, practical exercises, tests and comprehensive course literature for future reference and ongoing study provide a thorough background to the commercial side of the industry.

Maritime Week Africa 2017 • Cape Town

11-14 December 2017 - Table Bay Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa

The week comprises the two-day Oil & Shipping Africa Conference and the two-day Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced Commercial). Both are designed to bring together suppliers and buyers from some of the most dynamic and active markets in Africa.

Bunker Sales & Trading Course 2018 • Malta

29-31 January 2018 - Malta

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

Channoil and Petrospot are pleased to present this 3-day training course covering all aspects of Bunker sales and supply, operations, trading and risk management. The international ships’ bunker markets will be covered, together with quality issues, pricing and the effect of emission controls. As part of the programme, it is planned to organise a visit to a local oil storage terminal.

The Oxford Bunker Course 2018 • MAY

14 - 18 May 2018 - The Cotswold Lodge Hotel

This course is IMarEST CPD Accredited

This five-day intensive residential bunker course covers technical, operational, commercial, financial and legal aspects of bunkering, including case studies, discussion groups and practical demonstrations. This course is also celebrated for its networking.