Following the acquisition by Oakley Capital of Seagull and Videotel, the group has announced a commitment to invest more than $30 million over the next 5 years in new courseware and technology.
Columbia Shipmanagement has launched its own eLearning Management System (LMS) in partnership with Adobe Systems.
The Nautical Institute has made a set of new online skills training courses available free of charge to its members, developed in collaboration with KVH Videotel, with topics including risk assessment at sea, marine environmental awareness, ECDIS and crisis management.
Maritime software company Navis has launched its new MACS3 E-Learning system for container vessels, a web-based program providing hands-on training on the MACS3 loading computer.
Marlink and Seagull Maritime have partnered to develop a satcom-enabled online environment for the distribution and updating of e-learning material for ships at sea, with the aim of automating content management on board.
Shipping company Vroon has signed a fleetwide agreement with training provider Seagull Maritime, to implement a range of training systems across its fleet as well as for shore based personnel.
Shipping association BIMCO has launched a range of new eLearning courses on its updated Docebo platform, offering a choice of tutor-led study or flexible untutored sessions according to the user’s preference.
Bureau Veritas has launched ‘My Ballast Water Management Plan’ (My BWMP), a digital system to assist shipping companies in meeting requirements for compliance with the Ballast Water Management convention.
Asia-based dry bulk shipping company Asia Maritime Pacific (AMP) has agreed a deal with Seagull Maritime to roll out onboard e-Learning training systems across its fleet of more than 40 Handysize and minibulker vessels.
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