Latest News for: Maritime training academy


DNV: Seafarers must prepare for the challenges of decarbonization and digitalization

SAFETY4SEA 08 Jun 2023
52% of seafarers (Deck and Engine Officers 53%) indicated a strong preference for in-person training at a maritime training centre or academy, with 23% (Deck and Engine Officers 27%) that prefer a blend of in-person and online training ... fuel-specific and vessel-specific training.

Seychelles’ education ministry and Sri Lanka’s Cinec renew partnership |07 June 2023

Nation 07 Jun 2023
Through this agreement Seychellois cadets and lecturers of the Seychelles Maritime Academy (SMA) have had the opportunity to attend training programmes at the latter’s headquarters in Seychelles and the Cinec campus in Sri Lanka.

U.S. Navy Should Pursue Commercial Containerships

The Maritime Executive 05 Jun 2023
Philly Shipyard’s only current government shipbuilding project is the replacement maritime academy training ships, National Security Multi-Mission Vessels (NSMV), via Tote Services.12 The first two vessels are being procured for about $315 million ... Navy training pipeline.

NMP's Manifesto paves the way for inclusivity in the maritime sector

The Manila Times 30 May 2023
This is also in support of the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) theme, "Mobilizing Networks for Gender Equality." ... Other signatories came from maritime education and training institutions, including the NMP, Philippine Merchant Marine Academy, Philippine Association of Maritime Training Centers Inc.

SMA students benefit from parasite scan protocol training from SFA |29 May 2023

Nation 29 May 2023
Ten students of the Seychelles Maritime Academy got the opportunity to take part in a parasite scan protocol training conducted by staff of the aquaculture department of the Seychelles Fishing Authority last month. For the half-day training, 10 fish (mainly groupers) that were ...

Experts Task Incoming Administration to Strengthen Nigeria’s Maritime Institutions

This Day 28 May 2023
Ojutalayo said the institutions were core professional and technical institutions for maritime training in the country ... well boost the capacities of maritime training institutions ... These are core professional technical institutions for maritime training in this country,” he said.

AEMA offers job security to its successful students

Beijing News 26 May 2023
... capitalize on the country's burgeoning young population to bolster the ship management business operations in India through specialized maritime training courses offered at the best merchant navy college of India, Anglo Eastern Maritime Academy or AEMA located near Mumbai city.

VR 360 View: The high-stakes world of San Francisco's bar pilots

The Times & Democrat 26 May 2023
Click here for updates on this story ... After all, this is what he's trained for ... Candidates must attend a four-year maritime academy and are expected to have 15 years of experience as captains of deep-sea ocean vessels or tugboats before they can even apply ... Those who pass all that are then required to spend another 18 months to three years training.

5 tall ships coming to Sail Portsmouth 2023: Details on festival tickets and more

Portsmouth Herald 24 May 2023
The schooner Bowdoin is the flagship of the Maine Maritime Academy sail training fleet, and the official sailing vessel of the state of Maine ... As MMA’s flagship, the Bowdoin now trains MMS students to sail and manage traditional and modern sail vessels, and serves the state of Maine, teaching about maritime history.

T/S STATE OF MICHIGAN: Cadets begin on-board training with real-life experience

Traverse City Record-Eagle 22 May 2023
TRAVERSE CITY — First-year cadets from Northwestern Michigan College’s Great Lakes Maritime Academy were aboard the T/S State of Michigan as it left dock Saturday. The training cruise is intended to offer lifetime learning experiences ... GLMA educates and trains deck and engineering officers for the U.S.

Empowerment, education, knowledge, and 'doing your best' - Women in Maritime Day

Seatrade Maritime News 18 May 2023
Dr Ahmed Youssef, Associate Dean for the College of Maritime Transport and Technology, Sharjah, shared the success of training at the academy, which has around 40% females in its courses, including a recent class of engineering who have finished their programmes and are heading out into the world of offshore marine.

Thank a mariner on National Maritime Day

The Galveston Daily News 13 May 2023
Congress established National Maritime Day as a U.S ... Galveston is also home to one of the nation’s six state-operated maritime academies training the next generation of mariners. The young men and women attending Texas A&M Maritime Academy are the future of the industry and the future leaders in the maritime industry, both at sea and ashore.

How the Transportation Department tries to bolster a little-known piece of infrastructure

Federal News Radio 09 May 2023
She is now administrator of the Maritime Administration ... shipyard in Philly ship, the national multi-mission support vessel that we are building, that will be a training vessel for five of the six state maritime academies, but also has a dual hat as a national asset and we can use it for other needs as the nation might require.

US Government invests 4$ billion to decarbonize ports

SAFETY4SEA 08 May 2023
Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced $20.8 million in grant awards to 27 small shipyards in 20 states through the Small Shipyard Grant Program. Furthermore, TOTE Services and Philly Shipyard organized a keel laying ceremony for the third of five training vessels for America’s state maritime academies.

US MARAD funds $20.8 million to aid 27 small shipyards

SAFETY4SEA 05 May 2023
America has been investing in the maritime sector as an effort to strengthen its economy ... In the meantime, just a few days ago TOTE Services and Philly Shipyard organized a keel laying ceremony for the third of five training vessels for America’s state maritime academies ... said Maritime Administrator Ann Phillips.

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