Choosing the correct method of study could be vital to
examination success. Whichever method you choose should be
approved and sanctioned by ICS to ensure that you get the most
benefit from your study programme.
If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to get
Option 1 - TutorShip
TutorShip is the Institute's own distance
learning programme. TutorShip provides not only the
preparation necessary for ICS examinations but also gives students
the opportunity to broaden their understanding of the industry and
develop career potential.
TutorShip courses are written by leading practitioners in their
field and updated annually.
You can enrol in TutorShip via the London Head Office or at your
local Distance Learning Centre (DLC).
DLCs, working on behalf of the Institute, use TutorShip
material to provide tuition to students in their own
locality. All our tutors, worldwide, are approved by the
Institute's Head Office in London and they are specialists in their
Some DLCs also organise other training courses, revision events
and seminars for students and members. Contact your local DLC
or branch for more local information.
Once enrolled in a course you will receive;
- the latest TutorShip course book
- allocated tutors, who will guide you through your studies and
answer your questions
- 10 assignments and a mock examination that are submitted
to your course tutor for marking and feedback
You should take a TutorShip course if you are looking for;
- a highly flexible study option that fits around your work and
- a truly portable and international form of study that moves and
works with you
- a structured and easy to follow format
- the personal support of an industry expert
TutorShip is a successful formula that will help you to pass
"What can I say, Tutorship was fantastic. I would recommend
it to anyone, good information, great teachers, good friends and
Angela Hunt - BHP Billiton Marketing BV
Option 2 - Lecture programmes
students who live close to training centres, attendance at lecture
programmes proves very popular. Face-to-face learning gives
direct access to subject specialists in a classroom environment as
well as providing an excellent networking opportunity with fellow
The following organisations teach the ICS syllabus and prepare
students for Professional Qualifying Examinations (PQE)
The following organisations teach the Foundation Diploma
syllabus and prepare students for its examinations
Contact your local provider for more information.
International students who wish to study in London may now be
eligible for visa support. The newly established
International Trade & Shipping Academy offers full time study
towards the ICS exams for both UK and international students.
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