Forma’t al Port – Management

Forma’t al Port aims to position Barcelona and Catalonia at the forefront of logistics activities in Europe and in the world by helping to ensure that there is a well-prepared logistics community in the region; one that is able to face the challenges that the future may bring.

Website

Check out the website especially dedicated to Forma’t al Port, with the latest news and dates for upcoming courses:

https://www.escolaeuropea.eu/format

Objectives

  • To provide training in intermodal maritime logistics, short sea shipping services and the motorways of the sea to students of secondary schools
  • To bring professionals of the logistics sector closer to the young professionals of tomorrow

Participant profile:

International Trade and Transport and Logistics vocational students from centres in Catalonia.

Languages

Spanish
Catalan
English
Other (Contact us)

Location

Barcelona – Genoa – Barcelona

Duration

3 days

Contents

Lectures:

  • Motorways of the Sea in Europe
  • Intermodal Logistics
  • Analysis of costs and the viability of short sea shipping
  • Ports and shipping lines services
  • Environmental policy of the European Union on transport

Workshops:

  • Maritime visit to the port of Barcelona
  • Terminals and ship cargo
  • Visit to the bridge of a vessel
  • Visit to the cargo hold of a vessel
  • Maritime visit of the Port of Genoa

Collaborative Work:

  • The students will need to complete a case study in groups