Charter party workshop - Masterclass

  • Rome, Italy
  • 23 Oct 2019 3 days
  • Available seats 5
  • Payment: visa visa visa visa

Course price

BIMCO member EUR 925
Non-member EUR 1550

Course programme


10% group discount is available for registering 3 or more participants from the same company.

Workshop overview

BIMCO's charter party workshop (dry and tanker) comprises lectures combined with group discussions and case studies, and are highly practical in scope.

The lectures cover the following key topics.

Voyage chartering

  • the shipowners’ duties
  • the charterers’ duties
  • laytime and demurrage

Time chartering

  • time charter duration and re-delivery
  • payment of hire
  • off-hire clauses
  • employment orders
  • time charter cargo operations 

Common issues

  • what is a safe port?
  • when is a port to be safe?
  • what is the extent of the charterers’ duty?


Baris Soyer

Baris Soyer

Richard Williams

Richard Williams


Ayako Odashima

Ayako Odashima


  • NH Collection Cinquecento
  • Piazza dei Cinquecento 90
  • 00185 Rome
  • Italy
  • Website:

The fee includes coffee breaks, lunch and course materials, but not transport or accommodation, this should be arranged by the participant directly with the hotel.


NH Hotel Cinquecento offers special rate of €255/day/person (including breakfast and 10% VAT, but excluding City Tax) to BIMCO course participants who wish to stay at the hotel. If you wish to make a reservation, please click the below link to make your booking. Please settle your payment directly with the hotel.

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Peter Grube

Peter Grube, Head of Training