Ocean Technologies Group introduces transformational new maritime learning platform

(Jan 14 2021)

Having brought together market leading maritime learning businesses Seagull and Videotel, Ocean Technologies Group (OTG) set its newly united team the challenge to work throughout 2020 on combining the strengths of these businesses into a new state-o...



Danica’s annual Seafarer Survey shows crew training is benefiting from digital delivery

(Dec 17 2020)

Seafarer training has increased and improved this year – thanks to shipping companies embracing the use of digital technology.



Tanker Accident Database

(Dec 10 2020)

OCIMF and INTERTANKO have joined forces to create the Tanker Accident Database, an anonymous reporting tool for use by vessel owners and technical managers to document measurable accident data.



BSM receives DNV GL approval for remote delivery of SIGTTO LICOS training course

(Nov 12 2020)

• DNV GL approval issued under the SIGTTO guidelines for delivery • Online course complements face-to-face training in times of Corona • Delivers essential competencies for management level crew onboard liquified gas cargo vessels



SMT gains STCW MCA approval for online live webinars on basic training

(Nov 12 2020)

Stream Marine Training (SMT) has gained STCW MCA approval for its live online webinars on “Basic Training in Oil and Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations (BTOC)”.



Tapiit Live launches first cadet well-being training programme for Isle of Man Ship Registry

(Nov 05 2020)

Maritime digital training business Tapiit Live is launching the first live-streamed well-being training programme to give cadets the life skills they need to cope with careers at sea.



ICS & OCIMF launch new emergency guide for masters

(Oct 29 2020)

Unlike an emergency situation on land, when a ship faces a crisis at sea, Masters cannot simply dial the emergency services for instant assistance. They take responsibility for dealing with the situation, acting decisively to protect lives and preven...



Maritime digital training firm Tapiit Live launches new seafarer mental health live training package

(Oct 08 2020)

Liverpool-based maritime tech training company Tapiit Live is launching a new package of mental health courses for seafarers left stranded by the coronavirus pandemic, on the eve of World Mental Health Day on October 10.



Danica and Norwegian Training Center collaborate to provide online training

(Oct 07 2020)

Responding to the need to continue providing efficient and effective training during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Danica Crewing Specialists and the Norwegian Training Center (NTC) are now working together to offer a portfolio of high-quality onlin...



Stream Marine Training re-launches Marine and Technical training courses

(Aug 06 2020)

Following the successful re-launch of its STCW safety critical courses in June, Stream Marine Training (SMT) has re-launched its specialist Marine and Technical portfolio of training programmes.



Seagull and Videotel launch Cyber Wellness at Sea Training Programme

(Jul 30 2020)

Leading global maritime e-learning provider Seagull Maritime and Videotel have jointly launched a new title called “Cyber Wellness” aimed at seafarers.



Maritime Charities launch mental health awareness and wellbeing training standard

(Jul 09 2020)

The Maritime Charities Group, a coalition of 10 major maritime charities, has joined forces with the Merchant Navy Training Board to publish a good practice guide to designing a training course for seafarers on mental health and wellbeing awareness.



Dropsafe champions new DROPS VR virtual reality training platform

(Jun 25 2020)

Global leader in Drops prevention, Dropsafe, has thrown its weight behind a new virtual reality platform called DROPS VR, from Singapore-based software firm DrillingVR and global O&G industry safety group DROPS.



Ocean Technologies Group acquires Marlins and enters into strategic partnership with V.GROUP

(Jun 25 2020)

V.GROUP, the leading global provider of ship management and marine support services, and Ocean Technologies Group, the leading provider of maritime learning and operational technologies, have entered a strategic partnership to offer best-in-class e-l...



Do not set seafarers up to fail cautions ABS Chairman

(Jun 25 2020)

“Shipping’s digital revolution must have its roots in the human factor. Expecting today’s shipboard crews to adopt a digital mindset without the right skills puts them in an untenable position and risks safety for everyone.”




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