APEC - Antwerp/Flanders Port Training Center offers the following standard seminars:

Port Management 16-27/01/2017
Port Security 6-17/02/2017
IT and EDI in Port Business 6-17/03/2017
Legal Aspects in Port Operations and Trade
Gestion d'un Terminal à Conteneurs et Planification
Break Bulk Cargo (no scholarships for this course)
Port Engineering 8-19/05/2017
Intermodality: rail and inland navigation
Container Terminal Management 12-23/06/2017
Dredging Technologies
Port Logistics 4-15/09/2017
Port Environmental Policy & Technology 2-13/10/2017
Gestion et Logistique Portuaire (en français) 07-18/11/2016
Tasks and Responsibilities of Forwarders, Agencies and Shipping Lines 28/11-09/12/2016
 EXECUTIVE COURSE: Port labour management training and labour safety  10-14/10/16
 EXECUTIVE COURSE: CSR in the maritime business 29/11-01/12/16


You can register via the online registration form. The registration fee amounts 3.500 Euro and covers lodging and meals (14 days/13 nights), inscription fee, documentation, lecturers, local transport and insurance. Costs for international transport are not included in the registration fee.

After completing the online registration you will receive the invoice, which has to be paid at the latest two weeks before the start of the seminar.

The registration fee needs to be paid on:
IBAN BE30 7330 5480 3111; SWIFT: KREDBEBB
Address of the bank: KBC Bank, Eiermarkt 20, B-2000 Antwerp, Belgium.

The hotel is located near the center of Antwerp. Every morning someone from the APEC staff will pick you up at the hotel reception and bring you to the seminar that will take place at the "Port House", the headquarter of the Antwerp Port Authority.


Cancellation must be done in writing as soon as possible. For any cancellation done less than one week before the start of the training activity only 70 % of the registration fee will be refunded.

No refunding will be made if no cancellation is received, or if the participant's cancellation is received after the start of the training program.

Executive Courses

Seminars of 3 to 5 days for high level management.
Take part in panel debates, interactive roundtables, workshops and high-level discussions.
Join this peer-to-peer networking event and benefit from the input from like minded professionals.

Costs for these courses differ from course to course.

In 2016, we have 2 executive courses scheduled:
Port Labour Management training and labour safety: 1.950 euro
CSR in the maritime business: 2.300 euro

price includes: course material & site visits
! For executive courses, you can only participate as a paying participant. No scholarships are available for these courses !