Archive for the ‘Maritime Education and Training’ Category

KVH Videotel announces promotion of Raal Harris to managing director

KVH Videotel announces promotion of Raal Harris to managing director
Raal Harris KVH Videotel, a market-leading provider of training films, computer-based training, and eLearning for the maritime industry, announced today that Raal Harris has been named managing director. In his new role, Mr. Harris is responsible for the overall business, including creative production,...
November 16th, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

KVH announces two key leadership positions for the global company

KVH announces two key leadership positions for the global company
Brent Bruun, Chief Operating Officer The promotions leverage business and maritime industry experience within the tech innovation company MIDDLETOWN, RI – November 15, 2018 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), a leader in global mobile connectivity and inertial navigation solutions, today announced...
November 15th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Inmarsat enhances cyber security offering for Maritime industry

Inmarsat enhances cyber security offering for Maritime industry
Peter Broadhurst, SVP, Safety & Security, Inmarsat Maritime Mobile training app for crew and intelligent endpoint security for onboard computers strengthen Inmarsat’s Fleet Secure portfolio of products 15 November 2018: Inmarsat has introduced two new components to its maritime cyber security...
November 15th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Discuss high-profile ship arrests this December

Discuss high-profile ship arrests this December
Unravel the legal and commercial complexities of ship arrest A stellar panel of international experts will gather at the renowned annual Ship Arrest Seminar from 4 to 5 December in London to share their expertise and to bring you up to speed with the latest ship arrest cases occurring in the industry. Bunkerspot...
November 15th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between ThPA S.A. and Rutgers University in the USA

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between ThPA S.A. and Rutgers University in the USA
l to r: the Consul General of the USA in Thessaloniki, Mr. Gregory W. Pfleger, the BoD Chairman & CEO of ThPA S.A., Mr. Sotirios Theofanis and the Director of the Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation of Rutgers University, Dr. Ali Maher ThPA S.A. signed a MoU with Rutgers University,...
November 14th, 2018 | Events, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

IMCA launches Ethics and Compliance Programme

IMCA launches Ethics and Compliance Programme
Allen Leatt Doing Business Without Bribery – a free online ABC training program for its Members IMCA is developing an ethics programme to support its membership comprising three phases: A Code of Practice for the Secretariat which was put in place earlier this year. An Anti-Bribery and Corruption (ABC) eLearning module...
November 12th, 2018 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Insight, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

InterManager urges crew to help identify enclosed space solutions

InterManager urges crew to help identify enclosed space solutions
Captain Kuba Szymanski InterManager, the international trade association for the shipmanagement sector, has launched a campaign to encourage seafarers to think about safety issues when working in enclosed spaces and to identify measures which they believe would reduce risks. Announcing the campaign during...
November 9th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Intermanager, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

V.Group to launch Seafarer app, showcase new Manila training facilities at Crew Connect

V.Group to launch Seafarer app, showcase new Manila training facilities at Crew Connect
Photo by Will Reddaway Project to transform crew management and seafarer experience reaches first major milestone with enhanced training and digital experience for seafarers London, November 07 2018: This week V.Group, the world’s leading provider of marine support services, has announced that it...
November 7th, 2018 | Bunkering, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

ICS Chairman Calls for Comprehensive Revision of STCW Seafarer Training Regime

ICS Chairman Calls for Comprehensive Revision of STCW Seafarer Training Regime
Esben Poulsson Speaking in Manila, the Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), Esben Poulsson, has called for a comprehensive revision of the IMO STCW Convention which governs global standards for the training and certification of around two million merchant seafarers.   STCW was reviewed...
November 6th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

NAMEPA Annual Event Launch Pad for Maritime CSR Program and USCG Strategy

NAMEPA Annual Event Launch Pad for Maritime CSR Program and USCG Strategy
… October 31, 2018 – Last week, NAMEPA (North American Marine Environment Protection Association) launched the first known comprehensive CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) designed expressly for the maritime industry. The program encompasses the three pillars of CSR:  corporate governance,...
November 1st, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

DNV GL’s Maritime Academy – Creating Perspectives

DNV GL’s Maritime Academy – Creating Perspectives
Dr Marina Papaioannou –  Maritime Academy Hellas DNV GL’s Maritime Academy – Creating Perspectives by Dr Marina Papaioannou, Maritime Academy Hellas Training of people on board and ashore has always been a great concern of the maritime industry, in an effort to achieve the goal of ships sailing...
October 31st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Insight, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Women at WISTA 2018 who fly the education flag

Women at WISTA 2018 who fly the education flag
Monika Lemajic, Irene Rosberg and Monica Kohli What an exceptional encounter we had during the main day in Tromsø, Norway, of the WISTA 2018 AGM and Conference! Serendipity is always the name of the game for us in the media and we continue to be blessed by Lady Luck! During our week-long stay in Tromsø...
October 26th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Interviews, Maritime Education and Training, WISTA - Women in Shipping | 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

Free training programme on mental health offered to seafarers worldwide

Free training programme on mental health offered to seafarers worldwide
.. A new training package produced by KVH Videotel and ISWAN was introduced yesterday during the 5th Annual International Shipowning & Shipmanagement Summit in London. The package, ‘Seafarers’ Mental Health and Wellbeing’ will be available free of charge throughout the industry...
October 17th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Seafarers’ Mental Health is focus of New Training Programme offered free to Mariners Worldwide

Seafarers’ Mental Health is focus of New Training Programme offered free to Mariners Worldwide
.. KVH Videotel introduced a new training package, “Seafarers Mental Health and Wellbeing,” yesterday during the 5th Annual International Shipowning & Shipmanagement Summit in London, and announced that the package will be available free of charge throughout the industry due to the critical...
October 17th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

The BDI@1,578: an expected volatility and contained fall…

The BDI@1,578: an expected volatility and contained fall…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost six points thanks to the Capes’ fall… Geopolitics as crucial as ever… particularly on the platoon and financial sector… John Faraclas daily briefing: The Capes’ BCI was down 25 points at 2,164 – …the classic volatile size… Panamaxes were...
October 16th, 2018 | Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Intermanager, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Military, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

A new MCA Seafarer Training Centre and Crew Residence Opens in Phuket

A new MCA Seafarer Training Centre and Crew Residence Opens in Phuket
Anthony Gould AFNI FRGS, Chairman and CEO Galileo Maritime Academy has this month announced the completion of its new architect designed professional crew training centre and crew residence in Phuket, Thailand.  The “T” shaped buildings comprise state-of-the-art training and recreation rooms, a...
October 11th, 2018 | Academia, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Reminder: IBIA’s seminar- Mass Flow Meters Seminar : New rules – New Fuels – Digital Solutions October 24 @ 13:30 – 19:00

Reminder: IBIA’s seminar-  Mass Flow Meters Seminar : New rules – New Fuels – Digital Solutions  October 24 @ 13:30 – 19:00
Mass Flow Meters Seminar : New rules – New Fuels – Digital Solutions October 24 @ 13:30 – 19:00 Join us in London at the UK Chamber for Shipping for our IBIA seminar, where we will discuss the following topics: 13:30-13:50 Event registration 13:50-14:00 Welcome address Bob Sanguinetti, UKCS...
October 10th, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

OCIMF releases best practices for conducting navigational assessments

OCIMF releases best practices for conducting navigational assessments
10 October 2018 – London OCIMF has today released a new information paper on best practices for conducting navigational assessments, called A Guide to Best Practice for Navigational Assessments and Audits. Navigational assessments and audits help vessel owners, operators and Masters to identify areas...
October 10th, 2018 | Books, Communication, Health and Safety, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Bunker trading and operations | Piraeus, Greece

Bunker trading and operations | Piraeus, Greece
Piraeus, Greece BUNKER TRADING AND OPERATIONS 20-21 November 2018 • PIRAEUS This two-day advanced-level course is designed for management and staff involved in key areas of bunkering activity. It examines bunker trading and sales, price risk management, fuel supply and bunkering operations. It will...
October 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

UK’s largest marine simulation training centre to operate using Wärtsilä equipment

UK’s largest marine simulation training centre to operate using Wärtsilä equipment
l to r: Lars Lippuner, Head of Commercial Operations, Warsash School of Maritime Science and Engineering; Alex Ponomarev, Area Sales Manager, Wärtsilä; Muhammad Shafique, Senior Lecturer, Warsash School of Maritime Science and Engineering; Syamantak Bhattacharya, Dean, Warsash School of Maritime Science...
October 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

First Navigator The Shipping Decision Makers Weekend 2018 in Chios

First Navigator The Shipping Decision Makers Weekend 2018 in Chios
l to r: Cadets with the Harbour Master of Chios Captain (HCG) Irene Argiri, Danae Bezantakou, Dr.George D. Pateras, Commander (HCG) Panteleimon Vatousis, Director of the Oinoussian Deck Officers Merchant Marine Academy, Athena Kanellatou from platinium sponsor Macgregor and Capt. Dimitris Bezantakos The...
October 2nd, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Events, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, News, Pollution | Read More

SQE Marine and HudsonAnalytix Create Alliance Providing a Global Framework for Maritime Risk Management

SQE Marine and HudsonAnalytix Create Alliance Providing a Global Framework for Maritime Risk Management
Cynthia Hudson, HudsonAnalytix Agreement Aligns Strengths of Both Teams October 2, 2018–  SQE Marine of Piraeus, Greece, and HudsonAnalytix, headquartered in the Philadelphia area of the United States, announce they have formed a Teaming Agreement between their respective organizations for collaboration...
October 2nd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Warsash Superyacht Academy announces new partnership with Porto Montenegro

Warsash Superyacht Academy announces new partnership with Porto Montenegro
l to r: Tony Browne, Marine Director for Porto Montenegro and Adrian Crawford, Warsash Superyacht Academy’s Commercial Director (right) celebrating the training partnership agreement at the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show. Solent University’s Warsash Superyacht Academy (WSA) is opening a brand new training...
September 28th, 2018 | Marinas, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals | Read More

“Dive into the Ocean”…

“Dive into the Ocean”…
“Dive into the Ocean” HELMEPA’s new environmental education Program It was with great satisfaction that HELMEPA received the approval of the Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs regarding the “HELMEPA Junior” environmental educational Program for the school year 2018-2019,...
September 28th, 2018 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, Oceanology | Read More