Laytime and Demurrage Masterclass Online

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  • 27 Aug 2020 14 days
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Course price

BIMCO member From EUR 1150
Non-member From EUR 1550


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


Laytime and Demurrage Masterclass Online is a series of 10 online sessions highlighting key laytime and demurrage topics. Each session will run for 60 minutes and will cover essential laytime and demurrage issues.

What will you learn?

This masterclass covers principles on laytime and demurrage for both dry and wet trades. The course examines, in a practical way, the application of laytime and demurrage in the daily operations. It covers the key legal concepts and a step-by-step approach to effectively use the knowledge to work strategically with laytime calculations to boost profitability.

Dates and topics of Laytime & Demurrage Masterclass Online 

Session 1: Thursday, 27 August, Introduction to Laytime
Session 2: Friday, 28 August, Types of Laytime
Session 3: Monday, 31 August, Commencement of Laytime
Session 4: Tuesday, 01 September, Stoppage and Termination of Laytime
Session 5 Wednesday, 02 September, Demurrage and Despatch
Session 6: Thursday, 03 September, Stoppage and Termination of Demurrage
Session 7: Friday, 04 September, Case Study - Worked Example
Session 8: Monday, 07 September, Damages for Detention
Session 9: Tuesday, 08 September, 
Time Bar Clauses and the Commercial Usage of Laytime and Demurrage in Non-Traditional Ways
Session 10: Wednesday, 09 September, Liens

Session hours (for all sessions)

14:00-15:00   London (BST)
15.00-16.00  Copenhagen (CEST)
16:00-17:00   Athens (EEST)
17:00-18:00   Dubai (GST)
21:00-22:00   Hong Kong/Singapore (HKT/SGT)

Course programme

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Course certification

Participants will be given an option of taking a final assessment (one-hour open-book test) at the end of the course, and Certificate of Achievement will be issued with a grade (distinction, merit or pass). Those not taking the assessment will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

Course materials

BIMCO issues electronic course files as an Adobe PDF file enabling you to make personal notes. All documentation and presentations will be in English. Course access details will be provided once the registration is completed. 

You will also receive access to BIMCO's eLearning modules on "Dry Cargo Laytime and Demurrage" and "Tanker Laytime and Demurrage".


Richard Williams

Richard Williams

Baris Soyer

Baris Soyer


Peter Grube


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