• GCNet Encourages Female Participation in ICT –...

    Over 30 students from the Legacy Girls College have paid an educational visit to Ghana Community Network Services Limited (GCNet) to familiarize themselves with its operations. This is in recognition of GCNet as the ICT Company engaged in the provision of electronic solutions at the heart of government’s digitisation journey.

  • Study begins at Arab Academy for Science,...

    In support of its strategy to empower the Arab maritime sector with academically-qualified professionals, study has started for the first semester of the 2019-2020 academic year at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in Sharjah “AASTS”, at its headquarters in Khorfakkan. The first batch of students started their educational journey in maritime engineering and marine transportation, and also received merit scholarships from His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. The grant also covered the Academy’s construction, providing it with state-of-the-art equipment, educational aids, and simulation and training systems. The grant provided a scholarship to 100 Emirati students from Sharjah.

  • Impress with maritime knowledge

    The Lawhill Maritime Centre at Simon’s Town School in the Western Cape, which focuses on maritime education, held its annual awards ceremony on 15 October.

  • Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy and ADNOC Logistics...

    Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy, an Abu Dhabi Ports company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s marine and logistics subsidiary, ADNOC Logistics & Services (ADNOC L&S), to offer cadetships to Emirati students, enrolled at the Academy, with invaluable first-hand experience on-board of ADNOC’s vessels.


A+ World Academy Announces Private Meeting Dates to Learn More About Unique Gap Year Program for High School Students

NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A+ World Academy, an international boarding school located aboard the tall ship Sorlandet, has just announced several upcoming dates for parents to schedule private meetings to learn more about this unique educational experience for high school students. Students learn to sail and take advanced placement level courses while at sea. Each port provides students an opportunity to learn cultural and historical relevant aspects of the city through excursions and field experiences.


How we created a new maritime studies curriculum

You don’t get much more maritime than our island and our town – the sea is part of the fabric and heritage here. There are highly paid jobs in the maritime industry that struggle to recruit locally, but maritime on the island is more than jobs. It is about pride in a long and important history and a sense of community identity.