Introduction to Intermodality

Objectives

  • To show port operations and the vessel’s facilities in detail and from a practical perspective.
  • To offer an introduction to the motorways of the sea and intermodality using a theoretical and practical approach.

Methodology

The course gives priority to practical training and is based on experiential learning. Terrestrial visits to specific parts of the port and on-board visits to a vessel are carried out, during which its main actors explain the operations in detail. The training is completed by lectures in a classroom environment, during which the students are encourate to participate actively.

Contents

Lectures:

  • Introduction to Intermodal Logistics
  • Logistics and Environment: Energy Efficiency
  • Integration of the Motorways of the Sea in Intermodal Logistics Chains
  • Analysis of a Case Study

Workshops:

  • Maritime visit to the Port of Barcelona
  • Organization and Operations of a Ro-Pax Vessel:
    – Stowing Operations
    – The Bridge
  • Management of Port Terminals and Ship Loading Operations
  • Visit to an Intermodal Terminal
  • Visit to a Container Terminal
  • Visit to a Vehicle Terminal
  • Visit to ZAL – Logistics Activities Zones

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Others (contact us)

Location

Barcelona

Duration

Entre una hora y un día completo, dependiendo de la combinación escogida: consúltanos.

Price per person

195€

A meal on board of the vessel is included