Latest News for: Maritime training academy


Danica: The multinational approach to crew risk

Splash24/7 15 Oct 2021
With regards to the Covid-19 pandemic and the risk of the best talent opting for a career in other sectors, Jensen, a Danish citizen, who has a background as a captain, thinks that although the maritime schools had their training disrupted due to lockdowns, this will not cause problems in the long term.

S'pore launches South-east Asia's first ship navigation simulator, $80m fund pledged for maritime research

Straits Times 14 Oct 2021
Developers Singapore Maritime Academy and software company Kongsberg Digital hope this will lead to better training programmes that can reduce the frequency of maritime incidents caused by human error ... "It combines AI with actual experience," he said at the 11th Singapore Maritime Institute forum, where the simulator was launched.

Senate body reviews issue of illegal fishing trawlers in Balochistan's territorial water

Urdu Point 14 Oct 2021
Secretary, Ministry of Maritime Affairs informed the committee that about 200 trained sailors graduate from Pakistan Marine academy every year. The meeting of was attended by Senators Abida Mohammad Azeem, Maula Bakhsh Chandio, Kamran Michael, Naseema Ehsan, Mohammad Tahir Bizenjo besides Secretary Ministry of Maritime Affairs and senior officials.

In Conversation with with Capt Ammar Al Shaiba and Kim Larsen, AD Ports Group

Seatrade Maritime News 06 Oct 2021
The latest In Conversation podcast from The Maritime Podcast features and exclusive conversation ... The interview also puts some spotlight on how Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy – the training academy of Abu Dhabi Ports – continues to bring UAE Emiratis into the maritime sector.

Abu Dhabi Port executives predict changes in procurement strategies in post-Covid world

Seatrade Maritime News 06 Oct 2021
... personnel at the highly acclaimed Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy ... Young people in the region were excited and enthusiastic about being involved in the sector, he said, and were keen to enroll on courses at the Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy, a leading training institute in the region.

Merchant Marine cadet says on website she was sexually assaulted on ship during Sea Year

Newsday 04 Oct 2021
Merchant Marine Academy cadet has alleged on an maritime whistleblower website that she was sexually assaulted during her Sea Year training by an engineering supervisor 40 years her senior while aboard a commercial ship in the Middle East ... Merchant Marine Academy who were raped ...

Future-Proofing Merchant Mariners

The Maritime Executive 03 Oct 2021
... turn to Resolve Marine’s educational arm, Resolve Maritime Academy, for world-class training in marine fire and damage control ... Established in 1953, Singapore Maritime Academy (SMA) at the Singapore Polytechnic is the country’s primary maritime training organization.

Seafaring veterans get a leg up

Traverse City Record-Eagle 01 Oct 2021
TRAVERSE CITY — A new program at Northwestern Michigan College lets military veterans use their active duty sea service as credit toward a degree in the Great Lakes Maritime Academy ... Students who have served in the military bring skills, training and maturity with them, which makes them attractive to the maritime industry, Achenbach said.

A naval hero

Dawn 24 Sep 2021
This academy is on a par with international maritime training and education centres, as its graduates are serving around the globe ... History though will remember his services as a naval officer and as one of the pioneers of maritime training and studies in Pakistan.

Offshore wind expanding job opportunity, potential across South Coast Massachusetts

Boston Herald 23 Sep 2021
A partnership between University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Massachusetts Maritime Academy and Bristol Community College has already put Massachusetts on the map as a leader in educating and training workers in the offshore wind industry, but officials announced the opportunity will soon double to involve even more schools.

USMMA Sea Year under fire after rape allegations surface

Tradewinds 20 Sep 2021
The US Merchant Marine Academy’s on-board training programme has come under fire ...

NMP clarifies P15M honoraria for lecturers

The Manila Times 07 Sep 2021
... said about the maritime higher education institutions (MHEIs), maritime training institutions (MTIs), and other maritime organizations ... The other two institutions are the Philippine Merchant Marine Academy (PMMA) and the Philippine Association of Maritime Training Center (PAMTCI).

Yacht owners meet with tourism minister |07 September 2021

Nation 07 Sep 2021
Also related to staff onboard yachts, the yacht owners noted that a lot of crew members operating the yachts, although trained at the Seychelles Maritime Academy, lack the necessary hospitality training ... between the Seychelles Maritime Academy and the Seychelles Tourism Academy.