Archive for the ‘Maritime Education and Training’ Category

Sea Cadets visit RFA Argus to mark Seafarers awareness week

Sea Cadets visit RFA Argus to mark Seafarers awareness week
RFA Argus firefighting demo. Sea Cadets from London, Kent and Essex had an amazing opportunity to tour casualty ship RFA Argus at the start of Seafarers Awareness Week (24-30 June), the annual campaign coordinated by maritime charity Seafarers UK. 100 young people and volunteers from Sea Cadets units...
June 27th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Communication, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

GSCC’s Annual Report 2016-2017

GSCC’s Annual Report 2016-2017
The Baltic Exchange where the GSCC offices Viewers can find herebelow the link for the Annual Report 2016-2017 of the G.S.C.C., which is prefaced by the Chairman, Mr. Haralambos J. Fafalios. The Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday, 22nd June 2017, at the Baltic Exchange. From the Chairman: Dear...
June 21st, 2017 | Associations, Environment, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

UK P&I Club continues to invest in seafarer welfare

UK P&I Club continues to invest in seafarer welfare
To date more than 1,000 seafarers have benefited from Sailors’ Society’s Wellness at Sea coaching programme, equipping them to better cope with the stresses of life at sea Leading P&I insurance provider renews its support of Sailors’ Society’s Wellness at Sea programme for a further year The...
June 20th, 2017 | Charity, Health and Safety, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

Express Pegasus ferry maneuvering at Mesta port in Chios

Express Pegasus ferry maneuvering at Mesta port in Chios
The “Express Pegasus” maneuvering at Mesta Port in Chios, Greece Here is one more video by Konstantinos Milt. Anagnostou with maneuvering of a roro/ferry, The Express Pegasus” of Hellenic Seaways at the southern port of Mesta on the Greek island of Chios in the eastern Aeagn Sea taken...
June 19th, 2017 | HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Mersey Maritime helps secure Merseyside investment…

Mersey Maritime helps secure Merseyside investment…
Councillor George Davies, Deputy Leader, Wirral Council; Mersey Maritime Chief Executive Officer Chris Shirling-Rooke and Martin White, Chief Executive, Stream Marine Training MERSEY MARITIME HELPS SECURE MERSEYSIDE INVESTMENT FOR OFFSHORE TRANING FACILITY Trade representative body Mersey Maritime has...
June 15th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Finance, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón meets Senegal’s ambassador in Spain

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón meets Senegal’s ambassador in Spain
The Hon. Mr. Mamadou Sow with Capt. Antonio M. Padrón Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife held a meeting with the Hon. Mr. Mamadou Sow, Ambassador of Senegal in Spain During the meeting, Capt. Antonio M. Padrón explained his functions...
June 10th, 2017 | Charity, IMO, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

CIC on MLC,2006 has achieved its goal of creating more awareness

CIC on MLC,2006 has achieved its goal of creating more awareness
Richard Schiferli Port State Control Officers in the Paris MoU region have performed a Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on Maritime Labour Convention (MLC), 2006 in the period from 1 September to 30 November 2016. The aim of the CIC was to verify that the minimum standards for working and living...
June 8th, 2017 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón at the WISTA-Med conference

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón at the WISTA-Med conference
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón delivering his speech Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife participated in the WISTA MED CONFERENCE, held in Madrid The events took place in the auditorium of the Madrid Bar Association, together with the WISTA MED...
June 6th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Maritime knowledge hub doubles industry engagement in first 12 months of opening

Maritime knowledge hub doubles industry engagement in first 12 months of opening
Chris Shirling-Rooke Mersey Maritime is hailing the success of its first 12 months since moving into the Maritime Knowledge Hub. The trade representative body for the maritime and related industry sectors across the Liverpool city region set up its office within the newly opened Maritime Knowledge Hub...
June 6th, 2017 | Jobs, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Anatomy of an Accident from the Swedish Club dissects major casualty response

Anatomy of an Accident from the Swedish Club dissects major casualty response
Anatomy of an Accident, a new publication from The Swedish Club, provides a unique insight into the huge coordinated exercise that surrounds a serious vessel casualty. Illustrating just how easily an incident can escalate; the guide explores the various parties and processes involved in dealing with...
May 31st, 2017 | Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Exams triumph results in four new Fellows of Association of Average Adjusters

Exams triumph results in four new Fellows of Association of Average Adjusters
Keith Martin (centre), chairman 2016-17 of Association of Average Adjusters, congratulates new Fellows Andrew Slade, Heather Robinson, Robert Tomlinson and Stelios Magkanaris Four marine claims experts have achieved one of the sector’s highest accolades in qualifying as Fellows of the Association of...
May 31st, 2017 | Academia, HR, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Videotel Develops First Mobile Platform for Maritime eLearning Programmes

Videotel Develops First Mobile Platform for Maritime eLearning Programmes
Mark Woodhead VideotelTM, a KVH company, has launched a new eLearning content delivery platform that will allow users to view its comprehensive range of maritime training programmes on a wide variety of devices, including tablets and mobile phones. This development is a leap forward in maritime training...
May 22nd, 2017 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Shell to continue sharing latest technologies with future Philippine mariners

Shell to continue sharing latest technologies with future Philippine mariners
Signing the technical partnership renewal are University of Cebu President Atty. Augusto W. Go. (left) and Shell Marine Executive Director Jan Toschka Shell Marine has renewed its technical partnership for a further four years with the University of Cebu – Maritime Education and Training Center...
May 16th, 2017 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Gdynia Maritime School – Approved assessment centre for Seagull Maritime

Gdynia Maritime School – Approved assessment centre for Seagull Maritime
Capt. Alfred Naskret (left), principal Gdynia Maritime School and Oscar Johansen, Chairman and founder Seagull Maritime AS agreeing on new collaboration for seafarer assessment centre. Horten 16.05.17 – The leader in maritime e-learning and competence management, Seagull Maritime, is delighted...
May 16th, 2017 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Ardent cooperates with Thai liquid terminal for success

Ardent cooperates with Thai liquid terminal for success
Seen here are (from left) Polshom Chan-urai,Managing Director from MTT, Bas Michiels, Ardent’s Asia Commercial Director, and Oliver Timofei, Ardent’s Director of Emergency Management. RAYONG, Thailand (9 May, 2017) – The Map Ta Phut Tank Terminal Company (MTT) has signed an official Preparedness...
May 9th, 2017 | Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Blue MBA launches Alumni Association – a “fantastically valuable network”

Blue MBA launches Alumni Association – a “fantastically valuable network”
Irene Rosberg A new advance for the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA) is underway with the establishment of its Alumni Association. The Association will be a channel for closer links around the globe between the senior executives in the maritime and associated sectors who have graduated,...
May 7th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Clubs, Communication, Events, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón participates in the 1st Iberoamerican Offshore Congress

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón participates in the 1st Iberoamerican Offshore Congress
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón delivering his paper Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, IMO Maritime Ambassador and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, participated in the “1st Iberoamerican Offshore Congress” held in Venezuela The Congress was organized by the CONSORCIO COSTA AFUERA, under the slogan “Towards...
May 6th, 2017 | Academia, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shiprepair | Read More

North P&I Club and Seagull Maritime team up to tackle global crew skills shortage

North P&I Club and Seagull Maritime team up to tackle global crew skills shortage
James Moran, Director (Singapore), North P&I Club 02 May 2017 – North P&I Club has entered into an exclusive partnership with Seagull Maritime AS to incentivise its shipowner members to consider Seagull’s crew evaluation and benchmarking service. The initiative is part of a pioneering campaign...
May 4th, 2017 | HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs | Read More

Thome opens modern Training Facility in The Philippines

Thome opens modern Training Facility in The Philippines
Olav Eek Thorstensen, Executive Chairman of the Thome Group officially opens the training facility with his son Claes Eek Thorstensen, President and COO of the Thome Group Thome Ship Management Pte. Ltd., has opened a modern training facility in Makati city in the heart of the Philippines, so that its...
May 2nd, 2017 | Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

From Capt. Antonio M. Padrón lecture on “Dangerous Goods” at UUL

From Capt. Antonio M. Padrón lecture on “Dangerous Goods” at UUL
The attendees Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, gave a lecture on “Dangerous Goods” to a group of students of the Nautical School of the University of La Laguna (ULL) The conference focused on the transport, handling and storage...
April 30th, 2017 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

International Maritime University of Panama to host Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre for Latin America

International Maritime University of Panama to host Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre for Latin America
The International Maritime University of Panama (UMIP) has been selected to host the regional Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre (MTCC) for the Latin America region. MTCC-Latin America joins MTCCs in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean under the Global MTTC Network (GMN) project, funded by the European...
April 26th, 2017 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Meet the key players in the wreck removal industry

Meet the key players in the wreck removal industry
3rd Annual Wreck Removal Contracts & Operations Seminar  20 – 21 June 2017, London, UK Join us to understand developments in risk mitigation, commercial contracts and terms and authorities’ intervention. Book your place before the 19th of May to...
April 24th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

University steers new course in Maritime Training

University steers new course in Maritime Training
Mersey Maritime LJMU simulator A new portfolio of STCW (Standards on Training, Certification and Watchkeeping) and bespoke training courses has been launched by Liverpool John Moores University’s (LJMU) Maritime Centre. The portfolio is part of LJMU’s expanded professional training delivered through...
April 20th, 2017 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

SCF Group and Nevelskoy Maritime State University to create a “Floating Laboratory”…

SCF Group and Nevelskoy Maritime State University to create a “Floating Laboratory”…
l to r: Mr. Sergey Ogai, Rector of MSUN, and Mr. Konstantin Dudarev, Deputy MD / OSV Fleet Team Manager at Unicom Management Services (Spb) Ltd., Sakhalin Branch On 16 April, SCF Group (Sovcomflot) and the Admiral Nevelskoy Maritime State University (MSUN, Vladivostok) signed an agreement to establish...
April 18th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón visits ECNSM in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón visits ECNSM in Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Prof. José D. Padilla, Capt. Antonio M. Padrón and Prof. Sergio Marrero Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, visited the facilities of the ESCUELA CANARIA DE NAVEGACION Y SEGURIDAD MARITIMA (ECNSM) in Santa Cruz de Tenerife During...
April 16th, 2017 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More