To provide training in intermodal logistics, short sea-shipping services and the motorways of the sea.
To get to know the benefits and calculate the savings to be gained from the use of the motorways of the sea, in terms of costs, the environment and risks.
This course takes an inquiry-based learning approach. It takes place on board of a Ro-Pax vessel on the crossing between Barcelona and Civitavecchia. Departure and arrival will be from the Port of Barcelona. During the trip, students will attend lectures, workshops and work on a case study in groups. Additionally this course includes a guided tour and some free time to enjoy the eternal city of Rome, therewith fostering personal relations between the participants. At the end of the course, successful participants will receive a diploma.
Integration of Motorways of the Sea in Intermodal Logistics Chains
Port Terminal Management
Logistics and Environment: Energy Efficiency
Ports and Shipping Lines Services
Competitive Analysis: Types of Operations and Comparison of Costs between Different Means of Transport
Innovation in transport
Maritime visit to the Port of Barcelona
Management of SSS Terminals and Ship Loading Operations
Visit to the Bridge
Organisation and Operations of a Ro-Pax Vessel:
Participants will solve a case study through collaborative teamwork. It will cover
External marginal cost calculation
Logistics, transport management and international business students
Others (contact us)
Price per person
Includes accommodation (double/triple cabin), meals on board, a guided tour to Rome and the Diploma. Individual cabins are available at an additional cost.