Technical Management Services

With over twenty-five years experience, as a technical consultancy firm we bring to the marine industry a highly experienced spectrum of technical management services. Among its scope of services, the following is offered: naval architecture & marine engineering studies; technical shipboard manual preparation as per IMO requirements; surveys & inspections on all vessel types; damage stability on a 24/7 emergency response basis; review and approval services on behalf of Panama Maritime Authority and other engineering projects upon request.

Indicatively, some of our projects over the past years, quantitatively, include: development of over 3,500 shipboard manuals and plans, 300 ship modeling services for emergency response contractual obligations on HECSALV software, over 1.500 ISPS Code onboard surveys, assessment reports and security plans, about 40 Ultrasonic Thickness Measurement onboard inspections, and a wide array of other ship survey and certification services on behalf of Panama Flag Administration.

QMS Maritime Training Center Services

QMS MTC, with almost three decades of dynamic operations and a uniform structure based on IMO specifications and educational management philosophy, and well over 21,000 trainees since its establishment in 1996, offers over 80 different courses and programs (both continuous education and statutory). Our aim is to cover all levels of knowledge and ability, for seagoing and retired mariners, shipping company shore staff and senior executives for further professional development, through classroom, in house, on location and on-board fleet programs. Current legislative trends and new market requirements always dictate a dynamic content, having earned us the respect & support of the international shipping market.

Offering high training standards, modern facilities, marine simulation laboratories, and a comprehensive range of courses for both ship and shore-based personnel. Training core classes are offered for: STCW for statutory certification; Operational & Technical courses for both deck and engine officers; SSQHE courses; Management courses, including all soft skills; and Assessment services, as per TMSA, TOTS programs, Maritime English and Psychometric Profiling. QMS-MTC has established and conducted training programs both abroad, and in Chios, Crete and Thessaloniki office branches. QMS MTC is a Type Specific Training Partner for ECDIS JRC and Kelvin Hughes training, and is certified by Cyprus and Malta Flag Administrations to conduct courses on their behalf.

QMS MTC has been a short-listed nominee as one of four finalist training centers for the Lloyds List International Excellence Awards in 2003 under Excellence in the Provision of Maritime Training and Education.

Consultancy Services on Management Systems

We provide consultation, in house and onboard, and overall assistance to client companies in the design, development, implementation, monitoring, maintenance and improvement of their management systems in accordance with regulatory Codes: ISM, ISPS, MLC 2006 and International and industry standards: ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 31000, OHSAS 18001 and TMSA. We have been selected by premier London Underwriters to assist shipping Companies to optimize their management system, including: an intensive 2nd party audit, followed by a gap analysis and improvement / action plan.