Intermediate Marina Manager Course

Intermediate Marina Manager - IMM


The Global Marina Institute (GMI), a partnership between British Marine and Marina Industries Association, presents the internationally renowned Intermediate Marina Management Course.

This four day course is accredited by The Global Marina Institute (GMI) and is designed to provide marina personnel in a leadership position with fast-track training in the critical issues in marinas. It is an essential course in a career path leading to the globally recognised Certified Marina Manager (CMM), Certified Marina Operator (CMO), and the Certified Marina Professional (CMP) qualifications.

The course is aimed at managers, supervisors, and foremen who have had at least one full year of experience working at this level.

Marina industry professional and Certified Marina Managers will share their expertise and knowledge on a wide variety of topics.

Each day is packed with a range of learning opportunities, including formal classes and lectures, informal discussions, field trip to nearby marinas, group projects, and marina/ boatyard industry networking.

  • Learn about a wide range of subjects relevant to marinas
  • Meet like-minded marina personnel for useful networking

Suitable for:

  • All those with at least one year’s experience at supervisory/management level in a marina
  • All those who would like to widen their skills, to improve the efficiency and quality of their marina
  • People who would like to advance their career in marina management

With a wide range of expert speakers, each day is packed with a range of learning opportunities, including formal classes and lectures, informal discussions, field trip to nearby marinas, group projects, marina/boatyard industry networking and evening classes and discussions.

  • Leadership Development
  • Health and Safety
  • Budgeting and Accounting
  • Environmental Management
  • Maritime Law
  • Customer Service 

Intermediate Marina Manager

21st-24th October 2024

Location: Split, Croatia

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Intermediate Marina Manager

Date TBC 2025

Location: TBC

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