Archive for the ‘Maritime Education and Training’ Category

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

Graduates celebrate at Maritime Week Gibaltar

Graduates celebrate at Maritime Week Gibaltar
A photocall with the graduatesPort of Gibra Graduates celebrate at Maritime Week Gibaltar Petrospot Academy successfully completes inaugural ships’ agents training courses in Gibraltar Graduates of a new ships’ agents course that ran 17-21 June were presented with their certificates by the Hon Gilbert...
July 5th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

HELMEPA’s Scholarships for 2019-2020

HELMEPA’s Scholarships for 2019-2020
HELMEPA’s Scholarships for 2019-2020 For yet another year, HELMEPA supports young people who want to continue their academic career, awarding scholarships for postgraduate studies in the fields of shipping, environmental science and marine engineering/technology. The 7 new scholars for the 2019-2020...
July 4th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

Leading shipmanager calls for action to address seafarer suicides

Leading shipmanager calls for action to address seafarer suicides
Delegates discussing mental health initiatives for seafarers at Tata Institute of Social Sciences TISS Leading shipmanager calls for action to address seafarer suicides Mental health awareness should be made a core component of first aid seafarer training, according to Captain Rajesh Unni, CEO and Founder...
July 1st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

Seagull & Videotel Affirm Their Position as the World’s Largest Maritime eLearning Companies

Seagull & Videotel Affirm Their Position as the World’s Largest Maritime eLearning Companies
Seagull & Videotel affirm their position as the  World’s largest Maritime eLearning Companies With a commitment to invest $30 million in new courses and technology July 1st 2019, Oslo & London – Following the acquisition by Oakley Capital of Seagull and Videotel, the group, with more...
July 1st, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

DNV GL, Maritime Academy News: June 2019

DNV GL, Maritime Academy News: June 2019
DNV GL, Maritime Academy News: June 2019 Dear Viewers, In the 2nd quarter edition for 2019 of Maritime Academy Newsletter you will read about: Study with DNV GL and WMU – Postgraduate Diploma in Distance Learning Mode Maritime Academy Smart Up on 14 August 2019 – PSC – Concentrated Inspection...
June 28th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

YES to Sea Tourism Forum said the big YES to sea tourism!

YES to Sea Tourism Forum said the big YES to sea tourism!
Danae Bezantakou YES to Sea Tourism Forum said the big YES to sea tourism! YES to Sea Tourism Forum successfully took place on Wednesday, the 29th of May 2019 at Domotel Kastri, north Athens, closing the Posidonia Sea Tourism 2019 International Maritime Tourism Exhibition, with the participation of more...
June 6th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

London School of Shipping launches a range of professional development courses on key shipping topics

London School of Shipping launches a range of professional development courses on key shipping topics
Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Director Julie Lithgow London School of Shipping launches a range of professional development courses on key shipping topics London, June 3, 2019. The London School of Shipping, part of the world-renowned Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, announces the launch of a...
June 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Outstanding successes emerge from latest Association of Average Adjusters exams

Outstanding successes emerge from latest Association of Average Adjusters exams
Willum Richards (2017-2019 chairman of the Association of Average Adjusters, second from left) congratulates newly qualified Fellows Peter Fei, Joseph Shead, George Margaritopoulos and William Lai. To the right of Mr Richards is Ryoko Shimura, newly qualified as Senior Associate. Outstanding successes...
May 30th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

YES to Sea Tourism Forum 2019 – Wednesday, March 29th 2019

YES to Sea Tourism Forum 2019 – Wednesday, March 29th 2019
.. YES to Sea Tourism Forum 2019 – Wednesday, May 29th 2019 YES Forum says YES to Sea Tourism on Wednesday, 29 May 2019, during the International Conference & Exhibition of the Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2019, at Domotel Kastri Conference Center – Kifissia, from 14.00 to19.00. YES ...
May 16th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Danfoss Editron, LAVLE and Ockerman Automation Consulting agree memorandum of understanding

Danfoss Editron, LAVLE and Ockerman Automation Consulting agree memorandum of understanding
Danfoss Editron, LAVLE and Ockerman Automation Consulting agree memorandum of understanding LAPPEENRANTA, FINLAND – Danfoss Editron has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with American firms LAVLE and Ockerman Automation Consulting. The agreement will see both companies become non-exclusive...
May 3rd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

Applications opens today for IMCA’s DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme

Applications opens today for IMCA’s DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme
Captain Andy Goldsmith APPLICATION OPENS TODAY FOR IMCA’s DP PRACTITIONER ACCREDITATION SCHEME  The application process for the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme opens today (1 May 2019). The launch sees additional support documentation added...
May 1st, 2019 | Associations, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

BIFA welcomes extension of deadline for Customs training funding applications

BIFA welcomes extension of deadline for Customs training funding applications
Robert Keen BIFA welcomes extension of deadline for Customs training funding applications The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has welcomed the UK Government’s decision to extend the deadline for businesses to...
April 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Education and Training, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Waruna Group Selects Videotel Performance Manager to Optimize Crew Training

Waruna Group Selects Videotel Performance Manager to Optimize Crew Training
. Waruna Group Selects Videotel Performance Manager to Optimize Crew Training The Indonesia-based Waruna Group, which has subsidiaries in shipping, shipyards, and ship building, has recently signed up to Videotel Performance ManagerTM (VPM), a breakthrough solution for maritime training developed by...
April 17th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Sailors’ Society launches Not On My Watch petition to make wellness training mandatory for seafarers

Sailors’ Society launches Not On My Watch petition to make wellness training mandatory for seafarers
Sailors’ Society launches Not On My Watch petition to make wellness training mandatory for seafarers Sailors’ Society launches Not On My Watch petition to make wellness training mandatory for seafarers Petition to the ILO is part of the charity’s campaign to tackle suicide and depression at sea Maritime...
April 16th, 2019 | Health and Safety, ILO, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs | Read More

Bunker quality, safety management & early intervention top the agenda at North P&I Greek seminar

Bunker quality, safety management & early intervention top the agenda at North P&I Greek seminar
North P&I’s Gordon Robertson, Director (Greece) and Tony Allen, Director (Greece) Bunker quality, safety management & early intervention top the agenda at North P&I Greek seminar 10 April 2019 – North P&I Club put bunker quality issues and safety management centre-stage at...
April 10th, 2019 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Regulatory | Read More

Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry

Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry
JIP participants at the DNV GL AM technology Centre of excellence, March 2019 Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry Singapore, 09 April 2019: DNV GL has been appointed as the lead researcher of the first phase of a new Singapore-based...
April 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Blue MBA programme is praised as responsible leadership award is won by AP Moller-Maersk’s Capt Prashant Widge

Blue MBA programme is praised as responsible leadership award is won by AP Moller-Maersk’s Capt Prashant Widge
Captain Prashant Widge, fourth from the left amongst other award winners Blue MBA programme is praised as responsible leadership award is won by AP Moller-Maersk’s Capt Prashant Widge Capt Prashant Widge, a principal in sustainable ship-recycling at the AP Moller-Maersk group, has won a special recognition...
April 8th, 2019 | Academia, Awards, Maritime Education and Training, News, Ship Demolitions | Read More