Archive for the ‘Maritime Education and Training’ Category

Blue MBA graduation ceremony reminded of urgent industry need for high degree of talent

Blue MBA graduation ceremony reminded of urgent industry need for high degree of talent
The Graduates, Class of 2017 of the Executive MBA in Shipping & Logistics Prominent maritime personalities, including a leader at the world’s largest container shipping company and a key figure in the marine insurance sector, were among those congratulating graduates from the Class of 2017 of the...
August 17th, 2017 | Academia, Events, HR, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers, Story of the Month | Read More

The BDI@1,207 with uncertain forthcoming trade rules

The BDI@1,207 with uncertain forthcoming trade rules
John Faraclas The BDI was up 38 points and now reads 1,207 thanks to the volatile Capers with yet another triple digit spike… The geopolitics will engage new trade rules for a multiple of reasons to benefit only the state and the very few; John Faraclas’ midweek recap: The Capers’ BCI gained 169...
August 16th, 2017 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

BIMCO eLearning dramatically refreshed

BIMCO eLearning dramatically refreshed
Angus Frew NYPE 2015 and Chartering courses showcase new training offer   BIMCO – the world’s largest shipping association – has launched the first of a range of updated eLearning courses tailored to meet shipping professionals’ needs, using the very latest content authoring...
August 9th, 2017 | Associations, BIMCO, Chartering, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Summer and Uitmarkt at the Maritime Museum!

Summer and Uitmarkt at the Maritime Museum!
Have you been with your family for Whale Weeks? T / 3 September can still enjoy young and old of all the fun activities! The exhibition “Ode to Amsterdam ”s additional open until 21:00 pm on Wednesday, August 9th. Also, the Maritime Museum in the coming Uitmarkt...
August 8th, 2017 | Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

Personal Training and Service Record Book’ Publication

Personal Training and Service Record Book’ Publication
Personal Training and Service Record Book ICS PUBLISHES NEW PERSONAL TRAINING AND SERVICE RECORD BOOK FOR SEAFARERS The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has published a new edition of its widely used Personal Training and Service Record Book, to help qualified seafarers and their employers maintain...
August 7th, 2017 | Associations, Books, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Malta Maritime Forum targets professional education for future growth

Malta Maritime Forum targets professional education for future growth
(l to r standing) Godwin Xerri, MMF Board Member and Managing Director, Focal Marine Shipping Agency, Joe Borg, MMF Chairman and former EU Commissioner, Dr Ann Fenech, MMF Board Member and President of the Malta Maritime Lawyers’ Association, Joseph Bugeja, MMF CEO and General Manager, Malta Motorways...
July 20th, 2017 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Copenhagen Business School has been honoured at an international ceremony with a major accreditation award.

Copenhagen Business School has been honoured at an international ceremony with a major accreditation award.
Andrew Main Wilson, CEO AMBA The Association of MBAs (AMBA) presented representatives of the Copenhagen institution with the 100-years milestone award, recognising its century of achievement. The accolade was bestowed in Dubai, at the AMBA Global Deans and Directors Conference. Among the CBS delegation...
July 5th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Awards, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Another graduation worth mentioning…

Another graduation worth mentioning…
… Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife presided over the Boards of Examiners for Merchant Marine Officers at the Nautical School of Tenerife (University of La Laguna) A total of 15 students of the Nautical School of Tenerife,...
July 3rd, 2017 | Education and Training, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

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