Taught course

Safety and Accident Investigation - Marine Transport PgCert

Cranfield University · Transport Systems

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good UK Honours degree (or equivalent) in any discipline, or a recognised lower qualification plus relevant work experience in marine safety related areas.

Months of entry

January, May

Course content

Cranfield University have been a centre of excellence in the field of accident investigation for over 35 years. The course format draws on the experience Cranfield has gained in running similar MSc programmes which have proven to be both successful and popular. The course format suits professionals based in all over the world, as teaching is conducted in modules and research and assessments can be completed remotely if necessary.

The course structure has been developed in close collaboration with the marine accident investigation community and with the endorsement of the Cranfield Safety and Accident Investigation Centre’s Industrial Advisory Board.

Cranfield University is very well located for visiting part-time students from all over the world, and offers a range of library and support facilities to support your studies. This enables students from all over the world to complete this qualification whilst balancing work/life commitments. This MSc programme benefits from a wide range of cultural backgrounds which significantly enhances the learning experience for both staff and students.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)1234 758083