IMO’s Perspectives on Maritime Training

This is the second article on the accelerating pace of change in the naval and commercial maritime learning communities.

2023/07 – Guidance for the safe carriage of battery powered vehiles on ships

This marine notice advises ship operators and owners of the hazards of transporting battery-powered electric vehicles (BEVs).

Wärtsilä to supply one of Europe’s most advanced simulators to new Finnish maritime training facility

The simulator will be installed in Xamk’s new campus in Kotka, Finland, where also part of Ekami´s maritime training will take place in the future.

Wallem preparing for dual-fuelled vessels through crew training

With the arrival of dual-fuelled vessels, ship managers are starting to set up the necessary training of the crew members operating the ships

Training seafarers to use green fuels could cost shipping a billion dollars

Some 800,000 seafarers will need to be ”upskilled” to handle new fuels currently being developed as part of shipping’s decarbonisation journey.