ETC – 2018

10-11May 2018


The Sixth Forum on Seafarers Education, Training & Crewing took place on May 10 – 11, 2018 in the Exhibition Complex of Odessa Sea Port. 

Main Forum Topics:

  • Legal regulations of training, certification and labour of seafarers
  • Competence standards and seafarer employment requirements of shipping, manning and crewing companies
  • Maritime education and training (MET) systems
  • Quality management systems
  • On-board training and cadet programs, training fleet
  • Simulator training
  • Distance education and training, e-learning for seafarers
  • Assessment of knowledge, understanding and proficiency
  • Refresher and updating courses 
  • Educational publications and media 
  • Popularization of seagoing profession
  • Training for instructors of educational establishments
  • Anti-piracy crew members protection
  • Human factor and safety of navigation
  • Human resources management: seafarers psychological adjustment to multinational crew 
  • On-board medical treatment and care
  • Crew insurance
  • MET investment projects

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