Turkish shipowners and operators Güngen invest in KONGSBERG simulators for crew training

(Jun 18 2020)

Kongsberg Digital has won a contract with Turkish shipowners and operators Güngen Maritime & Trading A/S for delivery of a K-Sim Cargo Handling Simulator, interfaced to a real KONGSBERG K-Chief 600 marine automation system.



Stream Marine Training re-opens safely to offer blended learning for Key Workers

(Jun 11 2020)

After weeks of hard work and careful planning, Stream Marine Training (SMT) re-opened for business on 1st June offering a blended digital and classroom based range of STCW safety critical courses to support the maritime industry’s key-workers.



Videotel wins host of awards for its training programmes

(Jun 11 2020)

Maritime e-learning provider Videotel has won a host of prestigious awards for its recent releases underlying the continued focus on quality since becoming part of Ocean Technologies Group.



Training is paramount for optimum scrubber performance

(May 14 2020)

Leading scrubber supplier Yara Marine has always insisted that quality pays, and that also goes for its optimized training offering available for engineers, deck officers and shore staff.



National WISTA associations come together to support seafarers

(May 07 2020)

The Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association is proud to announce a new initiative aimed at seafarers.



Seagull + Videotel – new CEO and significant investment plans

(Apr 23 2020)

Maritime e-learning companies Videotel and Seagull have appointed a new CEO and announced plans to invest further in maritime “knowledge and technology.”



Videotel launches new distance learning course on the IGF Code

(Apr 02 2020)

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 fuels covered within the IGF Code.



Kongsberg Maritime offer remote training, e-Learning and assessment, with vessel-specific software

(Apr 02 2020)

Kongsberg Maritime is delighted to announce an integrated strategy to deliver remote, targeted training for its customers.



Loss prevention lessons from London P&I Club

(Apr 02 2020)

Recognising the need to communicate in a format that is immediately understandable and which fits with the busy lives of working mariners, the London P&I Club has launched a new loss prevention video.



“Sailing into 2020” seminar: V.Ships talks high quality, consistent ship management

(Jan 30 2020)

An interactive two-day “Sailing into 2020” seminar was hosted by V.Group at the Chennai office in December 2019 for customers and seafarers of V.Ships India.



Pilotage issues addressed

(Sep 01 2014)

The International Maritime Pilots’ Association (IMPA) has put together a guide for pilots, Masters and seafarers.*



ECDIS’ tanker mandation getting closer

(Sep 01 2014)

In the IMO’s staggered ECDIS ship type mandation scheme, all existing tankers of 3,000 gt and above will be required to carry ECDIS from their first survey after 1st July, 2015.



Tsakos’ academy wins its spurs

(Apr 01 2014)

Tsakos Columbia Shipmanagement (TCM) Maria Tsakos TCM Academy has recently been accredited as an Approved Training provider by lloyd’s register, as well as being certified to the BS EN iSO 9001:2008 Quality Management System Standard by lrQA.



ECDIS Ltd to open up in Asia

(Apr 01 2014)

Uk-based training concern ECdiS ltd is expanding its empire by opening up in Singapore.



Polar Code updated raws nearer

(Apr 01 2014)

In February, the IMO agreed on training requirements for seafarers on board ships in Arctic regions.




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