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IMRF and The Nautical Institute sign MOU

IMRF and The Nautical Institute sign MOU
Theresa Crossley CEO, IMRF and Capt. John Lloyd, CEO Nautical Institute The IMRF (International Maritime Rescue Federation) and The Nautical Institute have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) agreeing to work together on projects that support both organisations’ shared objective to improve...
November 12th, 2018 | Associations, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

All set for inaugural online marine surveying international fest

All set for inaugural online marine surveying international fest
Mike Schwarz Presenters from the USA, Singapore, Australia, South Korea, mainland Europe  and the UK will be taking part in the inaugural Marine Surveying International Fest, a 24 hour non stop online marathon being hosted live from the head office of the International Institute of Marine Surveying...
November 2nd, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Special Surveys, The Nautical Institute | Read More

The Nautical Institute and KVH Videotel launch free online development courses for NI members

The Nautical Institute and KVH Videotel launch free online development courses for NI members
Captain John Lloyd, CEO of The Nautical Institute (left) with Mark Woodhead, KVH Senior Vice President, EMEA 24.10.18  – The Nautical Institute is collaborating with KVH Videotel, a world leader in the provision of e-learning for the maritime industry, to give its members access to a set of online...
October 24th, 2018 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

‘Look out’ for the latest issue of The Navigator magazine

‘Look out’ for the latest issue of The Navigator magazine
. 08.10.18  – The crucial role of the ship’s lookout is the focus of the latest edition of The Navigator from The Nautical Institute, which is now available for download. In the issue, Captain Rajiv Singh MNI takes a close look at the inner workings of the human eye, while Captain Trevor Bailey...
October 8th, 2018 | Press and Media, The Nautical Institute | Read More

The Nautical Institute updates its support for CMMar award

The Nautical Institute updates its support for CMMar award
Capt John Lloyd of the NI (left) and Capt Rob Booth of HCMM sign the CMMar agreement. 05.09.18 – The Nautical Institute has signed an updated administrative agreement in support of the Chartered Master Mariner (CMMar) programme – a new professional maritime standard. The agreement, signed by...
September 5th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, The Nautical Institute | Read More

News from The Nautical Institute July 2018

News from The Nautical Institute July 2018
News from The Nautical Institute includes: The New issue of The Navigator (No.18) Meeting the new president Members Webminar on MASS and a few more than interesting reports and news; log on and tell us your views: NEW! Issue 18 of The Navigator Vessel...
July 12th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Autonomous ships should comply with COLREGs, says The Nautical Institute

Autonomous ships should comply with COLREGs,  says The Nautical Institute
Captain Ghulam Hussain 06.06.18 – All vessels, regardless of whether they are autonomous or not, should comply with the COLREGs, said Captain Ghulam Hussain FNI, head of The Nautical Institute’s delegation to the IMO as the debate into MASS started in earnest at the IMO. The introduction of autonomous...
June 6th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Nautical Institute wins Excellence in Export award

Nautical Institute wins Excellence in Export award
Captain John Lloyd FNI with members of the NI and TestReach at the 2018 International e-Assessment Awards The Nautical Institute has been named the winner of the Excellence in Export award in the 2018 annual e-Assessment Awards. The awards honour organisations that seek to innovate in the way examinations...
April 24th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, The Nautical Institute | Read More

The Nautical Institute launches Polar Ship Operations 2nd edition

The Nautical Institute launches Polar Ship Operations 2nd edition
Ülo Eero AFNI and Capt Duke Snider FNI launching Polar Ship Operations 2nd edition 19.04.18 – Interest in the polar regions is rising rapidly as the season for accessing these remote and hostile areas is lengthening. Recognising that this is a critical time for polar shipping, The Nautical Institute...
April 19th, 2018 | Arctic Shipping, Books, News, The Nautical Institute | Read More

The Nautical Institute launches Shiphandling Logbook

The Nautical Institute launches Shiphandling Logbook
Shiphandling is probably the most important skill for mariners and one of the most difficult to practise. The Nautical Institute recognises the value of gaining sea-time experience and developing shiphandling skills and has developed the Shiphandling Logbook, launched today. This logbook aims to provide...
February 7th, 2018 | Academia, Associations, Books, HR, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Future-proofing through training – The Nautical Institute Command Seminars

Future-proofing through training – The Nautical Institute Command Seminars
…an interesting overview… a full house at Trinity House 14.11.17 – Training and professional development needs to be addressed at the highest level if we are to continue to improve maritime safety, concluded attendees at The Nautical Institute’s 2017 Command Seminar series. At the...
November 14th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

NI Cork Command Seminar looks to future of shipping industry

NI Cork Command Seminar looks to future of shipping industry
Captain Robert McCabe FNI 16.10.17 – The latest in The Nautical Institute’s 2017 series of Command Seminars continues to focus on Navigation Accidents and their Causes, but also looks beyond that to wider issues affecting the future development of the shipping industry. “Human factors are the...
October 16th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

NI Alert project wins Initiative Award

NI Alert project wins Initiative Award
Captain Nikos Aslanis 04.10.17 – The Nautical Institute is proud to announce that its long-running human element project Alert! has won the 2017 Safety4Sea Initiative Award. From 2003 to 2016, 40 issues of the highly acclaimed Alert! international human element bulletin were published and no fewer...
October 4th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, HR, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Autonomous ships and the human element

Autonomous ships and the human element
David Patraiko FNI, Director of Projects, The Nautical Institute 11.09.17 – As vessels become more and more autonomous consideration has to be given to the human element of future vessel operations, according to David Patraiko FNI, Director of Projects at The Nautical Institute. Speaking today...
September 11th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More

The Nautical Institute launches Ice Navigator Scheme

The Nautical Institute launches Ice Navigator Scheme
Captain Duke Snider FNI, President of The Nautical Institute The Nautical Institute today launched the Ice Navigator Training and Certification Scheme. This is the latest in the Institute’s expanding series of professional training schemes and has been developed in response to rapidly growing demand...
July 3rd, 2017 | Associations, The Nautical Institute | Read More

John Lloyd appointed as Nautical Institute CEO

John Lloyd appointed as Nautical Institute CEO
Captain John Lloyd MBA AFNI Last week’s sold-out Nautical Institute London Command Seminar saw the appointment of Captain John Lloyd RD MBA FNI as the Institute’s new Chief Executive Officer. He takes over from Philip Wake OBE RD* MSc FNI, who is retiring after 14 years in post. Speaking at Trinity...
May 22nd, 2017 | Associations, HR, News, Person Profiles, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Meeting old and new friends at The Nautical Institute’s Command Seminar

Meeting old and new friends at The Nautical Institute’s Command Seminar
Trinity House On all counts, as we have reported last Wednesday and Thursday, The Nautical Institute’s Command Seminar Series 2017 event at the heart of the Square Mile’s most prestigious and historic buildings, the 500 plus years old Trinity House, was more than a timely and successful event. Timely...
May 20th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

The Nautical Institute launches maritime evidence guidelines

The Nautical Institute launches maritime evidence guidelines
John Noble and his wife with the Nautical Institute’s President Captain David Snider 18.05.17 – It is rare for a book to sell out before publication, but demand for The Nautical Institute’s latest book, Guidelines for Collecting Maritime Evidence, has been so strong that it has had to be...
May 18th, 2017 | Associations, Books, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

The Nautical Institute launches Command Diploma Scheme

The Nautical Institute launches Command Diploma Scheme
David Patraiko FNI, Director of Projects, The Nautical Institute 24.03.17 – The Nautical Institute’s flagship distance learning programme, the Command Diploma Scheme, was launched today in Singapore at the first of this year’s Nautical Institute Command Seminars. The scheme is intended for...
March 24th, 2017 | Academia, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Calling all seafarers: S-Mode survey launched in issue 14 of The Navigator

Calling all seafarers: S-Mode survey launched in issue 14 of The Navigator
01.02.17 – The latest issue of The Navigator, published this week, hopes to raise awareness of the future of navigation technology. The Nautical Institute is working to introduce a standard setting (S-Mode) for all navigational systems and is inviting seafarers to contribute to a short online survey....
February 1st, 2017 | Associations, Communication, News, The Nautical Institute | Read More

News from The Nautical Institute

News from The Nautical Institute
Season’s greetings from the Institute Wishing you a relaxing festive period and a peaceful New Year.The Nautical Institute office will be closed for the holiday season from 1200 (UK time) on Friday 23 December 2016 and will reopen...
December 21st, 2016 | Communication, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Navigation Assessments – a guide to best practice

Navigation Assessments – a guide to best practice
Navigation Assessments – a guide to best practice published by The Nautical Institute 30.11.16 – Many maritime incidents could have been prevented by the use of a navigation assessment. The way that an assessment should be conducted to the best advantage of ship operator and crew alike is the...
November 30th, 2016 | Books, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

New CEO for The Nautical Institute

New CEO for The Nautical Institute
Captain John Lloyd MBA AFNI The Nautical Institute is pleased to announce that it has selected a new Chief Executive Officer after interviewing a competitive shortlist of six candidates. Captain John Lloyd MBA AFNI, currently the Institute’s Chief Operating Officer, will take over from Philip Wake...
October 31st, 2016 | Associations, News, People and Places, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Improving Ship Operational Design second edition published by The Nautical Institute

Improving Ship Operational Design second edition  published by The Nautical Institute
28.09.16  – Bad ship design can make life onboard difficult and uncomfortable, cause accidents and even kill. Naval architects have a huge responsibility, but few of them have direct experience of how their designs affect those who use them. Improving Ship Operational Design, published today by...
September 28th, 2016 | Books, HR, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Human Rights at Sea collaborates to produce guidance document on caring for seafarer mental welfare

Human Rights at Sea collaborates to produce guidance document on caring for seafarer mental welfare
Managing Traumatic Stress Front Cover Authored by Professor Neil Greenberg, Managing Director of March on Stress and Professor of Defence Mental Health at King’s College London on behalf of Human Rights at Sea, the new publication, “Managing Traumatic Stress – Guidance for Maritime Organisations”...
September 12th, 2016 | Associations, Books, Charity, Health and Safety, Reports, The Nautical Institute | Read More