Archive for the ‘Maritime Education and Training’ Category

Videotel Launches New Distance Learning Course on the IGF Code

Videotel Launches New Distance Learning Course on the IGF Code
More and more vessels are using gases or low flash-point fuels Videotel Launches New Distance Learning Course on the IGF Code Leading maritime e-Learning training provider Videotel, has launched the world’s first fully approved online learning course on the use of gases or other low-flashpoint...
March 26th, 2020 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Coronavirus- How to Beat it

Coronavirus- How to Beat it
COVID-19 symptoms are a dry cough and fever Coronavirus- How to Beat it In the wake of the pandemic COVID-19, leading maritime training companies Seagull Maritime and Videotel have launched a new programme called: “Coronavirus- How to Beat it.” Available free to the maritime industry, the programme...
March 20th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Industry involvement vital in creation of unique new Cyber-SHIP Lab

Industry involvement vital in creation of unique new Cyber-SHIP Lab
The new Cyber SHIP Lab will complement the existing ship simulator (Image – University of Plymouth) Industry involvement vital in creation of unique new Cyber-SHIP Lab Experts in cyber security and maritime operations are forging ahead with the creation of a first-of-its-kind research facility...
March 13th, 2020 | IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

Irene Rosberg’s* message for International Women’s Day 2020

Irene Rosberg’s* message for International Women’s Day 2020
Irene Rosberg Irene Rosberg’s* message for International Women’s Day 2020 “The shipping industry is a changing industry, affected by global rules and regulations as well as new emerging technology. It is also a de facto male-dominated industry in need of closing the gender gap. For...
March 6th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Maritime Education and Training, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

NAMEPA and US Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education

NAMEPA and US Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education
.From the signingof the MoU NAMEPA and US Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education February 26, 2020 – Weston, CT – – The North American Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) and the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime...
March 4th, 2020 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services Newsletter 2020 Issue 1

VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services Newsletter 2020 Issue 1
VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services Newsletter 2020 Issue 1 Changing the Human Performance for the Future March 2020, Issue 1 Editorial We are excited to host a very interesting and timely article by Mr. Tom Adams, Crisis Response Manager at Navigate Response, the strongest global network for crisis...
March 3rd, 2020 | Communication, Consulting, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Maritime Week Americas | Early Bird tickets end this Friday

Maritime Week Americas | Early Bird tickets end this Friday
Maritime Week Americas | Early Bird tickets end this Friday Conference and Training Early Bird Discounts End Friday 6 March – Book Your Place TodayMWA 2020 comprises a full programme of key events, featuring the MWA 2020 Conference plus top-level training, including a brand-new Marine Fuel Analysis...
March 2nd, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Journalists “navigate” tanker at HELMEPA’s Simulator

Journalists “navigate” tanker at HELMEPA’s Simulator
l to r:  Antonis Tsimplakis, Naftemporiki, Minas  Tsamopoulos, Proto Thema, Nikos Doukas, Nafs, Dimitris  Mitsatsos, Director General/HELMEPA, J. Megariotis, Maritime Economies, Christiana Prekezes, Executive Coordinator/HELMEPA, and G. Tziagkidis, Simulator Instructor/HELMEPA Journalists “navigate”...
February 27th, 2020 | Associations, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Stream Marine Training becomes first Scottish based provider of Workboat Stability course

Stream Marine Training becomes first Scottish based provider of Workboat Stability course
Glasgow based Stream Marine Training (SMT) has introduced a new training course to its portfolio regarding the stability of small workboats and pilot boats.   “The Maritime Coastguard Agency (MCA) Small Workboat Stability Course” is a one day training programme offered by SMT and designed to comply...
February 25th, 2020 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

MTCT issues guidelines to galley crew

MTCT issues guidelines to galley crew
Christian Ioannou, Managing Director MTCT issues guidelines to galley crew MCTC, the leading international catering and training provider, has issued guidance to galley crew who may be affected by vessel or port restrictions during the global coronavirus outbreak. With some ship operators advising vessels...
February 17th, 2020 | Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

IMCA diving CDP APP exceeds expectations in trial phase

IMCA diving CDP APP exceeds expectations in trial phase
Bryan McGlinchy, IMCA’s Diving Manager IMCA diving CDP APP exceeds expectations in trial phase The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has successfully completed trials of its Diving Supervisor CPD App. IMCA launched a pilot Continuing Professional Development (CPD) scheme for...
February 11th, 2020 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Palau support women seafarers in new training push

Palau support women seafarers in new training push
.. Palau support women seafarers in new training push Female seafarers are now being supported by the world’s fastest growing ship registry to achieve their Certificates of Competency (CoC), Certificate of Proficiency (CoP) and Certificates of Endorsement (CoE) as part of the IMO’s continuing drive...
February 10th, 2020 | Flags, HR, Maritime Education and Training, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

NI Hellenic branch Athens workshop

NI Hellenic branch Athens workshop
Dr Manolis Nikolaidis (Secretary The Nautical Institute-Greek Branch), Capt Nick Pentheroudakis (Hellenic Shipbrokers Association),  Popi Lyrintzi (KCL Group), Capt Maneesh Varma ( The Nautical Institute-London), Capt Nikos Aslanis(Chairman The Nautical Institute-Greek Branch), Ted Zaimis (Treasurer...
January 31st, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, The Nautical Institute | Read More

January in review

January in review
  January in review Welcome to the Baltic Monthly Review, bringing you the latest news and comment on industry developments from the heart of the Baltic Exchange. We’ll be including updates on our services and exclusive invites to some of our 40 events across the globe each year. To find out...
January 31st, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Reports | Read More

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics
Achilleas Papadionysiou (l) with John Faraclas (r) Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics Following John Faraclas’s June 18th 2018 interview by SBC TV, we continue with yet another live interview he gave on Greek and international shipping, geopolitics,...
January 26th, 2020 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Archaeology, Art and auctions, Awards, Banking, Books, Charity, Climate, Communication, Cruise Industry, EEZ, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Food and Drink, Health and Safety, Holidays, Immigration, Interviews, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Safety and Security, Shipfinance, Technology, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Fugro partners with Colombian Maritime Authority to complete seep hunting study

Fugro partners with Colombian Maritime Authority to complete seep hunting study
Fugro and DIMAR personnel onboard the ARC Roncador Fugro partners with Colombian Maritime Authority to complete seep hunting study Fugro and the Colombian Maritime Authority (Dirección General Maritima, DIMAR) have completed a joint environmental seep hunting study to help assess the country’s resource...
January 21st, 2020 | Environment, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

New 2020 HELMEPA Refresher Training Program

New 2020 HELMEPA Refresher Training Program
. New 2020 HELMEPA Refresher Training Program A new decade has begun with renewed hopes and aspirations for all of us. Global shipping enters the new era facing a complex, demanding regulatory framework in pursuit of the goal of “Safe, Secure and Efficient Ships on Clean Seas”. To assist its Volunteer...
January 17th, 2020 | Emissions, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Achievements of the Directorate General of Seafarers in Panama during 2019

Achievements of the Directorate General of Seafarers in Panama during 2019
PANAMA Seafarers Director General Capt Juan Maltez Achievements of the Directorate General of Seafarers in Panama during 2019 For the Directorate General of Seafarers (DGGM) of the Panama Maritime Authority (AMP), 2019 has been a year of major changes that are gradually becoming a reality. This is thanks...
January 2nd, 2020 | Flags, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

New cadet program is set to boost cadet berths at sea

New cadet program is set to boost cadet berths at sea
Captain Kuba Szymanski InterManager Secretary General New cadet program is set to boost cadet berths at sea InterManager is taking part in a new subsidy scheme which aims to boost the number of cadet berths on vessels – helping cadets to gain the vital sea-time they need in order to qualify as seafarers. Working...
January 2nd, 2020 | Intermanager, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

ICS Professional Maritime Programme Jan 2020 – Register Now

ICS Professional Maritime Programme Jan 2020 – Register Now
ICS Professional Maritime Programme Jan 2020 – Register Now ICS PROFESSIONAL MARITIME PROGRAMME  Starting January 2020 The Hellenic Management Centre, official educational provider of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers in Greece, offers the ICS Professional Maritime Programme; a 1-year...
December 17th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Legal, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance, Tankers | Read More

Freight association lends support to diversity in logistics

Freight association lends support to diversity in logistics
Carl Hobbis Freight association lends support to diversity in logistics The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is adding its support to The Big Logistics Diversity Challenge 2020, which is being organised by Nimble Media Ltd, in association with Talent in Logistics. As a Supporting Organisation,...
December 9th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Stream Marine Training launches MCA Approved Engine Course

Stream Marine Training launches MCA Approved Engine Course
l-r: Tony in’t Hout and Patrick McCabe, Directors of Stream Marine’s Technical Training business Stream Marine Training Launches MCA Approved Engine Course Stream Marine Training (SMT) has launched its Approved Engine Course (AEC) part 2, at its Glasgow headquarters.   One of only three...
December 2nd, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training, Technical | Read More

Awareness raising initiative by HELMEPA and Potentia

Awareness raising initiative by HELMEPA and Potentia
Awareness raising initiative by HELMEPA and Potentia The 5 seminars on “Empowering the Seafarer: Learning & Developing Soft Skills” of Potentia, which HELMEPA included for the first time in the Association’s 2019 training program, were successfully completed. Each seminar’s duration...
November 20th, 2019 | Environment, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

The Blue MBA appoints Saunak Rai as Ambassador to enhance links with Singapore

The Blue MBA appoints Saunak Rai as Ambassador to enhance links with Singapore
Saunak Rai The Blue MBA appoints Saunak Rai as Ambassador to enhance links with Singapore Saunak Rai, a leading specialist in the shipping of natural gas and other cargoes, has been formally appointed an Ambassador for the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA). Mr Rai, who is based in...
November 18th, 2019 | Academia, Bunkering, HR, LNG, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, People and Places | Read More

Seafarer survey shows internet access is a key benefit for senior staff

Seafarer survey shows internet access is a key benefit for senior staff
Henrik Jensen Seafarer survey shows internet access is a key benefit for senior staff Shipping companies should be aware that it is not only salary levels that determine which employer a seafarer selects – fringe benefits are playing an important role in attracting and keeping senior staff, a crew...
November 18th, 2019 | HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More