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Located in the North West England region, Cheshire is a geographic and historic county and former administrative county of northwestern England. Cheshire county is bordered by Merseyside, Greater Manchester, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Shropshire, and Flintshire counties. Cheshire's county town is the City of Chester and other major towns include Crewe, Runcorn, Widnes, Ellesmere Port, Macclesfield, Winsford and Northwich.

The county covers has a population of over 1 million and comprises of two unitary authorities, Cheshire East and Cheshire West and Chester city. Major economic sector is agriculture and other include cheese, salt, chemicals and silk.

Major ports and  docks include Ellesmere Port which is a port and tow in Cheshire with a population of over 50,000. The town of Ellesmere Port was founded at the outlet of the Ellesmere Canal. The canal was designed and engineered as part of a project to connect the rivers Severn, Mersey and Dee. National Waterways Museum at Ellesmere looks after one of the greatest collections of boats and objects in the world.

Ellesmere Port Dock is a dock situated on the Manchester Ship Canal, in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, England. Another dock, Runcorn Docks is owned by the Manchester Ship Canal Company which is now part of the Peel Ports Group. It now comprises Francis Dock, Alfred Dock and Fenton Dock.

Port of Weston plans to develop the site into an inter-modal port facility to enable freight, currently carried by road, to be transported by rail and water. This will mean increased warehousing, new container handling facilities, an extension to the existing West Coast Main Line rail siding, a new link road, and improved navigable access between the dock and the Manchester Ship Canal.

Important marinas in Cheshire include - Aqueduct Marina, a modern Award Winning Marina is on the Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal, 5 miles north of Nantwich. Aqueduct Marina and Caravan Park offers full length serviced moorings for narrow boats.

Tattenhall Marina is in an idyllic location in the Cheshire countryside on the Shropshire union canal. Opened in 2016, Park Farm Marina is another marina - canal boat marina - located roughly half way between the Anderton Boat Lift and Middlewich on the Trent and Mersey Canal two miles south east of the centre of Northwich. 

Online Career Oriented Int'l Trade Programs

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INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ACADEMY (ICC ACADEMY ONLINE) - International Trade and Trade Finance Certifications and Professional Designation from ICC Academy - ICC Academy is the training arm of the International Chamber of Commerce and delivers online certification and professional development services to meet the educational needs of banks, corporate and other organizations at the forefront of international trade. 

RYA Training Online

splash 100 SPLASH SEA SCHOOL - RYA TRAINING ONLINE - Located at Winchester (Hampshire) UK, Splash Sea School is an accredited RYA Training Centre and provides Online RYA Theory Courses for beginners or experienced sailors looking for an RYA certification at the comfort of home.

Risk & Safety Training (Professional Level)

risktec 100 RISKTEC TUV RHEINLAND, WARRINGTON, CHESHIRE - RYA Approved and Other Narrownoat Training Programs at OverWater Marina near Audlem in Cheshire - Risk & Safety Management Courses and Programs in Maritime, Renewables and Oil & Gas Worldwide - With its principal office in Warrington UK, Risktec is an independent and specialist provider of risk management consulting, resourcing, learning and inspection services, and is part of the TÜV Rheinland Group.

Inland Waterways Training (Professional Level)

cheshire cat 100 CHESHIRE CAT NARROWBOAT TRAINING, HURLESTON, NANTWICH, CHESHIRE - RYA Approved and Other Narrownoat Training Programs at OverWater Marina near Audlem in Cheshire - Based at OverWater Marina near Audlem in Cheshire, Cheshire Cat Narrowboat Training is an RYA recognized training establishment and offers Inland Waterways courses by experienced instructors. They offer the Inland Waterways Helmsman course over either one or two days.