Archive for the ‘Maritime Education and Training’ Category

Sustainable Ocean Summit – Draft Program and Speakers (Paris, 20-22 Nov 2019)

Sustainable Ocean Summit – Draft Program and Speakers (Paris, 20-22 Nov 2019)
Sustainable Ocean Summit – Draft Program and Speakers (Paris, 20-22 Nov 2019) SOS 2019 Draft Program and Speakers The Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) 2019 (20-22 November, Paris) has unveiled its ambitious program and initial speaker lineup, with more to be confirmed soon. With the theme of “Investing...
September 19th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Launch: Baltic ICS Lecture Series 3

Launch: Baltic ICS Lecture Series 3
3rd annual Baltic ICS Lecture Series Attended by 600+ shipping professionals globally starts next week in  Shanghai, Singapore, Athens, London and now also Hong Kong Chartering, trading and operations staff are invited to join the 3rd annual lecture series supporting future generations of industry...
September 19th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Crowley Awards Scholarships to Four Cal Maritime Students

Crowley Awards Scholarships to Four Cal Maritime Students
l to r: Stan Herbert, vice president, student affairs, Cal Maritime; James Kling; Samuel Comerford; Jewel McLain; Jenny Johnson, Crowley; Spencer Hoffman; Susan Opp, provost and vice president for academic affairs, Cal Maritime. Crowley Awards Scholarships to Four Cal Maritime Students (LONG BEACH, Calif.;...
September 18th, 2019 | Academia, Corporate Social Responsibility, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

Sentinel Marine recruits seven new cadets to join the North Sea’s youngest fleet of ERRVs

Sentinel Marine recruits seven new cadets to join the North Sea’s youngest fleet of ERRVs
Ian McLeod, who is a third engineer currently onboard the Fastnet Sentinel. Sentinel Marine recruits seven new cadets to join the North Sea’s youngest fleet of ERRVs Seven cadets have been recruited by emergency response and rescue vessel (ERRV) specialist Sentinel Marine as part of the firm’s drive...
September 18th, 2019 | HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Chauncey Naylor named director at Resolve Maritime Academy

Chauncey Naylor named director at Resolve Maritime Academy
… Chauncey Naylor named director at Resolve Maritime Academy Fort Lauderdale, FL, September 2019, Resolve Maritime Academy, the learning arm of the Resolve Marine Group, welcomes Chauncey Naylor as the Academy’s new Director responsible for operational management, strategic course, and certification...
September 6th, 2019 | Academia, Company Profiles, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

Over 40% of Maritime Businesses Failing to Fund Training

Over 40% of Maritime Businesses Failing to Fund Training
Over 40% of Maritime Businesses Failing to Fund Training London: Global research recently conducted by Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, the experts in life-long learning for maritime professionals, has revealed that over 41% of people surveyed still receive no funding from within their business for training,...
September 5th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Videotel Offers Free Training Package to Industry on Sulphur 2020 Compliance

Videotel Offers Free Training Package to Industry on Sulphur 2020 Compliance
Videotel Offers Free Training Package to Industry on Sulphur 2020 Compliance Leading maritime training provider Videotel has announced that it is offering the maritime industry free access to its new training package called: “The 2020 Sulphur Regulations – Achieving Compliance”. As the first...
September 5th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

CBS Dean of Education Gregor Halff salutes reputation of Blue MBA

CBS Dean of Education Gregor Halff salutes reputation of Blue MBA
Prof Gregor Halff. CBS Dean of Education Gregor Halff salutes reputation of Blue MBA Gregor Halff has held the post of dean of education at Copenhagen Business School for just over a year – but he has long been aware of the signal achievements of the institution. During 10 years working in the education...
September 1st, 2019 | Academia, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight

Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight
Mikkel Ebdrup. Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight  Mikkel Ebdrup has a key role in a company whose motto is “delivering the impossible daily.” He offers a telling illustration of the scale of the tasks which he and...
August 27th, 2019 | Aviation, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Training aid ship project set for launch

Training aid ship project set for launch
BMA chairman Kevin Slade Training aid ship project set for launch Ambitious plans are being launched for a £150m training and disaster relief ship with cutting-edge British technology. Britannia Maritime Aid (BMA), a registered charity, aims to build the futuristic vessel in Britain. It is officially...
August 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ICS Professional Maritime Programme – New Groups

ICS Professional Maritime Programme – New Groups
ICS Professional Maritime Programme – New Groups Starting September 2019 New Groups The Hellenic Management Centre, official educational provider of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers in Greece, offers the ICS Professional Maritime Programme; a 1-year Course which has been designed to...
August 21st, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

NAMEPA and Partners are Finalists in Lloyd’s List Americas Awards

NAMEPA and Partners are Finalists in Lloyd’s List Americas Awards
Carleen Lyden Walker NAMEPA and Partners are Finalists in Lloyd’s List Americas Awards  NAMEPA, Liberian Registry and ProSea Selected as Finalists for 2019 Lloyd’s List Americas Awards for Collaborative Environmental Training Program The North American Marine Environment Protection Association...
August 19th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Flags, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Blue MBA’s global reputation is reinforced with graduation of Class of 2019

Blue MBA’s global reputation is reinforced with graduation of Class of 2019
Members of Blue MBA Class of 2019 celebrate their graduation. Blue MBA’s global reputation is reinforced with graduation of Class of 2019 Industry leaders and top academics hailed the status of the Blue MBA as an integral part of the shipping industry and as a beacon of global repute at the graduation...
August 16th, 2019 | Academia, Awards, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

IMarEST’s MLA College partners with BAU Global to extend reach of marine education

IMarEST’s MLA College partners with BAU Global to extend reach of marine education
IMarEST’s MLA College partners with BAU Global to extend reach of marine education The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST)’s education arm – MLA College – is partnering with BAU Global Education Network to deliver more marine distance learning to a wider...
August 9th, 2019 | IMarEST, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Missing the boat: UK kids Un-shore of A-B-Seas

Missing the boat: UK kids Un-shore of  A-B-Seas
Lesley Robinson Missing the boat: UK kids Un-shore of  A-B-Seas 35% of British kids have never been in a boat on the sea and close to a quarter (24%) have never been swimming in the ocean Almost one in three (27%) don’t know the Earth’s surface is covered primarily by water Just over one in 10...
August 8th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Reports, Rowing, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

ICS Professional Maritime Programme_New Groups

ICS Professional Maritime Programme_New Groups
ICS Professional Maritime Programme – New Groups Starting September 2019 New Groups The Hellenic Management Centre, official educational provider of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers in Greece, offers the ICS Professional Maritime Programme; a 1-year Course which has been designed to...
August 7th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

RMT to hold Liverpool dockside demonstrations over pay, recruitment and justice on Ferry Crossings

RMT to hold Liverpool dockside demonstrations over pay, recruitment and justice on Ferry Crossings
Mick Cash RMT to hold Liverpool dockside demonstrations over pay, recruitment and justice on Ferry Crossings Maritime union RMT will be holding demonstrations in Liverpool highlighting the scandal of low pay, recruitment of UK and Irish Ratings, and the failure to redeploy our members who worked on P&O’s...
August 7th, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, News, Safety and Security | Read More

New VR Title from Videotel Helps Protect Cargo

New VR Title from Videotel Helps Protect Cargo
VR immerses the learner in an unrivalled simulation of real-world tasks New VR Title from Videotel Helps Protect Cargo Leading maritime training provider Videotel, has launched a new virtual reality (VR) training title to help ship operators avoid potential claims running into millions of pounds due...
July 23rd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

American Club member Alert(July 22, 2019) Re-merging of American Club E-Learning systems

American Club member Alert(July 22, 2019) Re-merging of American Club E-Learning systems
American Club member Alert(July 22, 2019) Re-merging of American Club E-Learning systems The following Member Alert is also available on our website at: https://www.american-club.com/files/files/MA_072219_Merging_of_American_Club_E_learning_Systems.pdf JULY 22, 2019 Please note the changes...
July 22nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Technical, Technology | Read More

NI issues guidance on lifeboat and rescue boat operations

NI issues guidance on lifeboat and rescue boat operations
. NI issues guidance on lifeboat and rescue boat operations 22.07.19 – “There is no easy way to abandon ship,” writes Dag Pike. The author is one of the most experienced navigators in the world and speaks from experience, having been shipwrecked twice in the Atlantic. Taking to the boats, getting...
July 22nd, 2019 | Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

BIFA Young Forwarder Network adds events to its portfolio

BIFA Young Forwarder Network adds events to its portfolio
  Carl Hobbis BIFA Young Forwarder Network adds events to its portfolio Having recently held the last of its initial regional group launches, the British International Freight Association (BIFA) is adding content to its Young Forwarder Network (YFN). August 8th will see the BIFA YFN host a free...
July 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Education and Training, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

The Shipowners’ Club: Gangway Guidance Booklet

The Shipowners’ Club: Gangway Guidance Booklet
The front cover of the Gangway Guidance Booklet The Shipowners’ Club: Gangway Guidance Booklet The Club regularly deals with claims involving access to vessels. Given their size, the majority of vessels entered with the Club utilise gangways rather than accommodation ladders which tend to be constructed...
July 19th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

Constant Bridge warnings create ‘alarm fatigue,’ survey reveals

Constant Bridge warnings create ‘alarm fatigue,’ survey reveals
Captain Kuba Szymanski InterManager Secretary General Constant Bridge warnings create ‘alarm fatigue,’ survey reveals Frequently sounding bridge warnings, especially false ones, can create ‘alarm fatigue’ and hinder watch keepers in carrying out their vital role, a new survey supported by InterManager...
July 12th, 2019 | Communication, Health and Safety, HR, Intermanager, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

EQnomics Partners with IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry’s Piraeus Office for Human Capital Development Training

EQnomics Partners with IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry’s Piraeus Office for Human Capital Development Training
EQnomics Partners with IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry’s Piraeus Office for Human Capital Development Training EQnomics reinforces its commitment to the maritime industry having been engaged by IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry’s Piraeus office to provide operational and human capital excellence...
July 11th, 2019 | Flags, HR, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

IMCA and ADCI working together to benefit offshore commercial diving

IMCA and ADCI working together to benefit offshore commercial diving
Phillip Newsum IMCA and ADCI working together to benefit offshore commercial diving The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) and the Association of Diving Contractors International (ADCI), the two major trade associations in the commercial diving industry, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding...
July 10th, 2019 | Associations, Energy, Maritime Education and Training | Read More