In order to provide support to our seafarers aboard vessels and to the maritime sector in general, concerning the Pandemic that we are facing caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Panama Maritime Authority (AMP)
The U.S. Coast Guard is adding more remote options and more flexibility to the mariner credentialing process in order to keep maritime commerce moving during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Liberian Registry, NAMEPA (North American Marine Environment Protection Association) and ProSea have updated their ground-breaking marine environmental awareness computer-based training program for seafarers and shoreside staff.
In addition to offering classroom based STCW courses, Stream Marine Training is delighted to announce the launch of its first UK Bahamas Maritime Authority, BMA approved STCW compliant webinar courses.
NYK announced the promotion of Akihiro Mori to the position of captain, effective April 1, 2020.
Concordia Damen is going to build the AB INITIO. The shipyard has made a design that is both distinctive and recognisable, and also fulfils the explicit wish of the STC Group – the educational and knowledge institution for the shipping, transport and port industry – to develop a sustainable and future-proof vessel.
Solis Marine Consultants is introducing a series of tailored webinars over the summer and autumn period, providing expert technical content to marine insurers, lawyers, ship owners and managers on a range of global topics.
With the future of crewing high on the agenda, BIMCO and ICS are preparing for the launch of the latest Seafarer Workforce Report (previously known as the Manpower Report), the industry standard resource for ship operators, agencies and governments seeking the market intelligence they need to develop crewing and training strategies fit for the future.
The Baker-Polito Administration recently announced $1.3 million in grants to nine Massachusetts institutions and organizations to establish or expand workforce training and development programs that support the state’s emerging offshore wind industry.
A Vocational Training Cooperation Protocol was signed between the Ministry of National Education and the Chamber of Shipping for the Regions of Istanbul and Marmara, Aegean, Mediterranean and Black Sea Regions.
Students from the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in Sharjah (AASTS) recently took part in a webinar organized by the Federal Transport Authority for Land and Maritime as part of UN International Youth Day celebrations.
On Monday 27th June 2020, the 10th online open dialogue of YES Forum took place via Zoom summing up in view of summer the initiative of our team which was generated because of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis aiming at the uninterrupted communication between young people and professionals even under these circumstances.
With hearts full of sorrow and sadness, the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in Sharjah (AASTS) has mourned Dr. Hisham Afifi, Advisor to the President of the Academy and in charge of Khorfakkan's branch, who passed away in Cairo, Egypt.