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Sep
28

World Maritime Day

      World Maritime Day is an annual celebration founded by the United Nations (UN) in collaboration with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) which celebrates the shipping industry’s contribution at world’s overall economy.   This celebration officially takes place with events in the last week of September. The exact day of world maritime day […]

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Sep
09

Cybersecurity in Maritime Industry

  The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has challenged many aspects of maritime operations worldwide. In addition to the challenges relating to crew changes, maintenance , and surveys, the pandemic has also affected the volume of the merchandise trade across the globe, and influenced the value creation and economic capacity of the industry (UNCTAD 2020).     […]

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Aug
20

Dos and Dont’s during a Zoom meeting

  The coronavirus pandemic has spurred the adoption of distance learning, which includes online meetings. Online tools make the communication easier from anywhere in the world. So, in response to the significant demand, our training center changed course and now focuses mainly on our online learning platforms, where you can find over 100 maritime courses, […]

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Jul
21

5 Communication Skills For Maritime Professionals

In the maritime industry, being able to communicate effectively and preventing intercultural misunderstandings can be a matter of life and death. Considering that this industry is extremely global with people from different parts of the world working together. For maritime professionals, there are three important aspects when at sea – avoiding conflicts, staying motivated and […]

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Jul
19

10 Tips For Navigation Near Coast

  Navigating close to the coast is one of the most dangerous things for a bridge officer. This is because these areas usually have increased marine traffic which often consists of fishing boats, sailing boats, yachts, etc.   Apart from the sea traffic, when we navigate near the coast we encounter islands, reefs or shallow […]

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Jul
16

Why Choose QMS – MTC for Maritime Training

  It is undeniable that the Covid-19 pandemic has utterly disrupted the traditional education systems, but as it is said life’s roughest storms prove the strength of our anchors. Maritime industry workers require both knowledge and skills to work safely and efficiently. Moreover, continuous learning is an integral part of the process, since it is […]

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Jun
01

Dry Bulk Management Standard | Online Presentation

A complementary 1 – Hour online presentation is offered by KCLGROUP  to the DRYBULK market on the new  INTERCARGO / RIGHTSHIP DBMS Standard  and companies Self Assessment, enabling to understand: The importance of compliance Its history and relation to TMSA by OCIMF Reasons of need of this standard Description of its anatomical mechanisms Gaps and […]

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May
13

RECYCLING OF SHIPS – NEED OF SHIP DISMANTLING IN GREECE

In order to boost safety and protection of human and marine environment health, we need to ensure that hazardous materials coming from ship recycle will be objected to environmentally friendly management. Find out more here : dspeiraia.gr Article from: MARINA ALIFEROPOULOU Maritime Lawyer LL.M., Mediator PhD Candidate in Law at the National University of Athens Maritime […]

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Apr
21

Creating green shipping cannot be done by shipowners alone

Marina Aliferopoulou , Maritime Lawyer, LL.M., Mediator, PhD Candidate in Law at the National University of Athens – Maritime Insurance Law ,as well as an active member of PAMA (The Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration), states that all industry players should be involved: energy producers, fuel traders, shipyards/factories , classification societies and ports in the […]

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May
04

QMS MTC and Templar Executives co-operation!

Dear esteemed clients, QMS MTC is delighted to announce its co-operation with Templar Executives offering their exclusive online and e-learning certified maritime training courses. Templar Executives is an international Cyber Security company and a trusted adviser to Governments, multi-national organisations and SMEs, offering a market leading portfolio of industry specific Cyber Security consulting, information security […]

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