Archive for the ‘Maritime Education and Training’ Category

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches Insight Report on safety in the passenger ferry industry

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches Insight Report on safety in the passenger ferry industry
The Lloyd’s Register Foundation, a charity helping to protect the safety of life and property by supporting education, research and public engagement, today announces the launch of its Insight Report on safety in the passenger ferry industry. 17 September 2018 – The Lloyd’s Register Foundation...
September 17th, 2018 | Charity, Classification Societies, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, News, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club Loss Prevention: New E-Learning tool- ship-to-ship transfer

American Club Loss Prevention: New E-Learning tool- ship-to-ship transfer
Joe Hughes Following for the American Club members: Your Managers are pleased to announce the release of the American Club’s latest e-learning module, Ship-to-Ship Transfer. Ship-to-ship (STS) cargo transfer operations are significantly more complex than those involving a single vessel discharge...
September 11th, 2018 | Environment, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Sovcomflot and ABB open unique training centre at Admiral Nevelskoy Maritime State University

Sovcomflot and ABB open unique training centre at Admiral Nevelskoy Maritime State University
On 10 September 2018, the ceremonial opening of the Vessel Electric Propulsion Training Centre, at the Admiral Nevelskoy Maritime State University, was held in Vladivostok as part of the 4th Eastern Economic Forum. The new facility focuses on preparing seafarers for work on vessels equipped with Azipod®...
September 11th, 2018 | Academia, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

The 9th Hydra Shipping Conference: Romanticism in Shipping

The 9th Hydra Shipping Conference: Romanticism in Shipping
Hydra, the Port 9th Hydra Shipping Conference Saturday September 15th 2018 Every September since 2009, the Fraternity of the Athenian Hydriots, organizes the “Hydra Shipping Conference” in the historic island of Hydra.A tradition in the world of Shipping, with guests from the Maritime Business...
September 8th, 2018 | Academia, Anniversaries, Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places | Read More

Full speed ahead for Triton 5 project

Full speed ahead for Triton 5 project
Horacio Vasquez The latest episode of the Project Triton book and cartoon series will be launched in October 2018 in Buenos Aires, Madrid, Athens and the Norwegian city of Tromsø. It will be the fifth edition of Project Triton, an initiative with the aim of awakening in children their interest in the...
September 4th, 2018 | Books, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums, News, Photography | Read More

ABS: New Director for GSSC

ABS: New Director for GSSC
When the ABS Operating Model launched last spring, Dr. Elias Kariambas was recruited from his duties with the Global Ship Systems Center (GSSC) to join the newly formed Business Development team.  Elias was a successful first director, having supported the GSSC from its inception in June 2017 through...
August 31st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Maritime Education and Training, News, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

Blue MBA: An outperforming MBA

Blue MBA: An outperforming MBA
A view from Frederiksberg Have of the CBS and in particular that of the building where the Blue MBA tutoring takes place. The outstanding performance of some shipping entities today – given the worst so far shipping environment and geopolitical scene we live in, does not only rest with the individual’s...
August 28th, 2018 | Academia, Communication, Education and Training, Film Industry, HR, Insight, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Crew Training – a factor in Thailand’s worst maritime disaster?

Crew Training – a factor in Thailand’s worst maritime disaster?
Galileo Maritime Academy training session The sinking of the 29 meter tour boat M/V Phoenix off Phuket on July 5th this year with the loss of 47 tourist lives, including 13 children, was the worst man-made maritime disaster in Thailand for many decades.  There are all too frequent collisions, fire...
August 23rd, 2018 | Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Niels Juncker: a leader in marine cleaning sector backs the Blue MBA

Niels Juncker: a leader in marine cleaning sector backs the Blue MBA
Niels Juncker Searching for possibilities in a $1bn-plus market, supporting the growing focus on safe chemicals and clean environment, and helping the shipping industry in its fight for survival; taking the latest chem-tech and quality equipment to a business area which values its traditions yet is open...
August 21st, 2018 | Environment, Health and Safety, Insight, Maritime Education and Training, News, Oceanology, Person Profiles, Pollution, Safety and Security | Read More

IUMI launches new online cargo insurance tutorial programme

IUMI launches new online cargo insurance tutorial programme
  Dieter Berg 21 August – the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) is advancing its education agenda and launching a new online cargo tutorial programme. This new programme is specifically designed for intermediate level cargo underwriters who wish to enrich their knowledge and expertise...
August 21st, 2018 | Associations, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

“K” Line Invites Graduate School Student as Intern from Republic of Mozambique

“K” Line Invites Graduate School Student as Intern from Republic of Mozambique
.. “K” LINE has offered an internship program as part of a “Master’s Degree and Internship Program” of the “African Business Education Initiative for Youth,” also known as the ABE Initiative, sponsored by the Japanese government and its implementing agency, Japan International Cooperation...
August 20th, 2018 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Pilot hydration campaign investigates seafarers’ water consumption on board

Pilot hydration campaign investigates seafarers’ water consumption on board
73 seafarers have taken part in a hydration health promotion campaign for 28 days to assess the effectiveness of materials to encourage fluid intake.  The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) has published the results of a pilot hydration campaign on seafarers’...
August 16th, 2018 | Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

HudsonTrident Announces Updated Facility Security Course

HudsonTrident Announces Updated Facility Security Course
Mike Edgerton Camden, New Jersey, United States, August 3, 2018 // HudsonAnalytix, Inc. is pleased to announce its maritime security subsidiary, HudsonTrident has updated its Facility Security Officer Course to reflect recent changes in the International Ship and Port Security Code Model Course.  The...
August 13th, 2018 | Maritime Education and Training, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Get more out of your marine data and improve efficiency!

Get more out of your marine data and improve efficiency!
Marine Data Management Awareness Course 09:30 – 17:00 | Tuesday 16 October 2018 IMarEST HQ – 1 Birdcage Walk, London  Data is expensive to collect and needs to be treated as an extremely valuable corporate resource. However, history shows that a majority of organisations rarely, if ever,...
August 3rd, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on MARPOL Annex VI

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on MARPOL Annex VI
Richard Schiferli The Maritime Authorities of the Tokyo and the Paris Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control will launch a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on MARPOL Annex VI. The main objectives of this CIC are to: establish the level of compliance with the requirements...
August 1st, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, Oil Spill, Pollution, Safety and Security | Read More

Chamber and TMG join forces for new maritime initiative

Chamber and TMG join forces for new maritime initiative
From left to right, Kevin Hawes, Elena Enciso, Paul Cherpeau, Jonathan Powis and Mark Rowbotham. A new initiative has been launched to provide support, training and consultancy services for maritime businesses in the Liverpool area of the UK. The Maritime Group (International) Limited, which is a UK-registered...
July 23rd, 2018 | HR, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

News from The Nautical Institute July 2018

News from The Nautical Institute July 2018
News from The Nautical Institute includes: The New issue of The Navigator (No.18) Meeting the new president Members Webminar on MASS and a few more than interesting reports and news; log on and tell us your views: NEW! Issue 18 of The Navigator Vessel...
July 12th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Norsafe’s Greek Training Academy in Cooperative Agreement with DNV GL

Norsafe’s Greek Training Academy in Cooperative Agreement with DNV GL
Norsafe Hellas Academy Norsafe Academy Hellas is pleased to announce that it has entered into a cooperative agreement with DNV GL the leading Classification Society, regarding the training of its surveyors. “Safety Training for Experienced Surveyors” is a specialized practical course, which has been...
July 9th, 2018 | Classification Societies, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, Safety and Security | Read More

HELMEPA’s Scholarships

HELMEPA’s Scholarships
.. Another 5 young scientists will have the opportunity to pursue their dreams by carrying out postgraduate studies during the 2018-19 academic year, as scholars of ΗΕLMEPA. The new scholars will join the group of another 32 young people, who since 1998 have received ΗΕLMEPA scholarships for shipping...
July 6th, 2018 | Academia, Associations, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

Fleet Optimization and Innovation Headlines of the Week 2018/06/27

Fleet Optimization and Innovation Headlines of the Week 2018/06/27
Carleen Lyden Walker NEW VENUE | NEW FORMAT | NEW IDEAS | NEW OPPORTUNITIES | NEW ERA Honoring the Mariner This week, we honor mariners and the contributions they make to transporting more than 90% of the world’s goods and energy.  They are the backbone of our industry, enabling ships to be the engine...
June 27th, 2018 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

NAMEPA Releases Marine Industry Learning Guide

NAMEPA Releases Marine Industry Learning Guide
… June 20, 2018 – The North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) is excited to announce that our newest educational resource, the Marine Industry Learning Guide, is now available for free download. This guide was created for anyone looking to educate others, whether...
June 26th, 2018 | Associations, Books, Environment, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

European social partners eager to make shipping more attractive for women seafarers

European social partners eager to make shipping more attractive for women seafarers
Martin Dorsman European Transport Workers Federation, (ETF) and the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) have today discussed possible solutions to increase women’s participation in the shipping industry in Europe. Currently only 2% of the seafaring workforce available for the EU fleet...
June 26th, 2018 | Associations, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

KVH Videotel Wins Multiple International Film Awards for “Cyber Security at Sea” Programme

KVH Videotel Wins Multiple International Film Awards for “Cyber Security at Sea” Programme
    James Cleave, Producer, for Videotel holding some of the awards. The maritime training film, a key component to KVH’s commercial shipping cyber security strategy, received five top awards KVH Videotel™ is delighted to announce that it has won a total of nine awards in four recent prestigious...
June 14th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Film Industry, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

IBIA’s Justin Murphy food-for-thought

IBIA’s Justin Murphy food-for-thought
IBIA’s CEO Justin Murphy With Posidonia 2018  in full swing we were more than fortunate to have IBIA’s (International Bunker Industry’s Association) CEO Justin Murphy responding live to two of the sector’s most  important issues. Viewers can listen to his live interview with allaboutshipping...
June 8th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Bunkering, Education and Training, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Exhibitions, Interviews, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Statement of the President of the UGS, Mr. T. Veniamis at the “Posidonia 2018”

Statement of the President of the UGS, Mr. T. Veniamis at the “Posidonia 2018”
From the UGS Press Conference – George Angelopoulos, Michael D. Chandris, Theodore El. Veniamis and John K. Lyras Statement of the President of the UGS, Mr. T. Veniamis at the “Posidonia 2018” press conference The President of the Union of Greek Shipowners, Mr. Theodoros Veniamis,...
June 8th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, Press and Media | Read More