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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

The Shipmaster’s Business Self-Examiner published by The Nautical Institute

The Shipmaster’s Business Self-Examiner published by The Nautical Institute
Book Cover – The Shipmaster’s Business Self-Examiner 10th Edition 3.8.16 – The tenth edition of this popular guide has been completely revised and expanded to take account of the latest changes to maritime regulations and procedures. It is an invaluable reference for all who need to...
August 3rd, 2016 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Maritime Labour Convention 2006 – Amendments

Maritime Labour Convention 2006 – Amendments
Better conditions on modern tonnage From Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co LLC on the latest MLC 2006 ammendments:  MARITIME LABOUR CONVENTION 2006 – AMENDMENTS Following the unanimous adoption by the Special Tripartite Committee of the amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 (the “Convention”),...
July 25th, 2016 | Associations, BIMCO, Comment, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, IACS, IMarEST, IMIF, Intercargo, Intermanager, International Chamber of Shipping, International Shipping Federation, Intertanko, ITF, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Nautical Institute elects new President

Nautical Institute elects new President
Captain David (Duke) Snider FNI New President plots course for The Nautical Institute The newly elected President of The Nautical Institute, Captain David (Duke) Snider FNI, has pledged to ensure the mariner’s voice is heard loud and clear within the maritime industry. Speaking at the Institute’s...
June 13th, 2016 | Associations, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Cyber security goes under scrutiny in “The Navigator”

Cyber security goes under scrutiny in “The Navigator”
The Navigator June 2016 Cyber security goes under scrutiny in The Navigator 03.06.16 – The hot topic of cyber security is examined in the twelfth issue of The Navigator, published earlier this month. The magazine looks at how cyber security is developing and how navigators can protect themselves,...
June 3rd, 2016 | Associations, The Nautical Institute | Read More

GE Continues to Provide Advanced Maritime Training…

GE Continues to Provide Advanced Maritime Training…
GE’s marine dynamic positioning training center in Houston. GE Continues to Provide Advanced Maritime Training with New Accreditation of Sea Time Reduction Coursefrom The Nautical Institute One Year after Receiving Nautical Institutes Class A Certification, GE’s Houston Training Center for Mariners...
April 5th, 2016 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Nautical Institute Strategic Plan promotes sustainable future for maritime professionals

Nautical Institute Strategic Plan promotes sustainable future for maritime professionals
Captain Robert McCabe FNI – President of The Nautical Institute 11.03.16 – Sustainability features strongly in The Nautical Institute’s latest Strategic Plan, which has just been published and will run to 2020. It incorporates the views of 1, 400 members who responded to a call to help...
March 11th, 2016 | Associations, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Seafarers invited to help manufacturers improve onboard design

Seafarers invited to help manufacturers improve onboard design
David Patraiko 4.2.16 – The Nautical Institute and CIRM (the principal international association for marine electronics companies) today launched a joint initiative to improve the usability of navigation and communication technology on board ships. Speaking at the International e-Navigation Underway...
February 4th, 2016 | Associations, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Competency at work is focus of issue 11 of The Navigator

Competency at work is focus of issue 11 of The Navigator
The Navigator – issue 11 02.02.16 – After a flag state has issued a certificate of competence, professionals still need to continue to train, learn and assess their performance. The latest edition of The Nautical Institute’s acclaimed magazine The Navigator examines how navigators can build...
February 2nd, 2016 | Associations, HR, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Industry pays tribute to Alert!

Industry pays tribute to Alert!
One of Alert! covers Just over 12 years ago The Nautical Institute launched its international human element bulletin, Alert! The first issue came out in October 2003, as seafarers were getting to grips with new technology and automation. It was becoming clear that more attention needed to be paid to...
January 7th, 2016 | Associations, Classification Societies, HR, Press and Media, Reports, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Chief Executive of The Nautical Institute is awarded OBE

Chief Executive of The Nautical Institute is awarded OBE
Mr Philip Wake OBE RD MSc FNI London, 4.1.16 – Mr Philip Wake OBE RD* MSc FNI has been appointed an Ordinary Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the UK’s New Year’s Honours’ List for his services to the maritime industry.  Philip was elected a Fellow of The Nautical Institute...
January 4th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Events, HR, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, The Nautical Institute | Read More

The Nautical Insitute introducing Human Performance and Limitation for Mariners

The Nautical Insitute introducing Human Performance and Limitation for Mariners
Human Performance and Limitation for Mariners Human Performance and Limitation for Mariners publishedby The Nautical Institute  13.11.15 – The Nautical Institute’s latest book, Human Performance and Limitation for Mariners, builds on a concept first introduced in the aviation industry that...
November 13th, 2015 | Books, Food and Drink, Health and Safety, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Capital Link’s CSR; the catch phrase for furthering the shipping saga

Capital Link’s CSR; the catch phrase for furthering the shipping saga
l to r: Fred Kenney (IMO), Dee Taylor (Liskow and Lewis), Harry J. Fafalios chairman GSCC and director Fafalios Shipping, Michael Lund – BIMCO chairman and moderator Peter Hinchliffe sg of ICS The 5th Capital Link Shipping & Offshore CSR Forum in London Now, what an event that was earlier today!...
November 3rd, 2015 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Banking, BIMCO, Breaking News, Charity, Climate, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consulting, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Executive Travel, Finance, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, IACS, IMarEST, IMIF, Immigration, Insurance and Reinsurance, Intercargo, Intermanager, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Jobs, London Shipping Law Centre, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Fraud, Maritime History and Museums, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Spill, P and I Clubs, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Sanctions, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, The Nautical Institute, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

New COO for The Nautical Institute

New COO for The Nautical Institute
Captain John Lloyd MBA AFNI A leading maritime professional with extensive experience in training and education will take up the new post of Chief Operating Officer with The Nautical Institute in November. The Nautical Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of Captain John Lloyd MBA AFNI to...
October 23rd, 2015 | Associations, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Autonomous ships – What does the future hold?

Autonomous ships – What does the future hold?
James Fanshwave on the left of the panel who was also the key note speaker Unmanned vessels are already a reality in today’s shipping industry, and will play a larger role in future, delegates to The Nautical Institute’s latest seminar were told. More than seventy people attended London Branch’s...
October 6th, 2015 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More