Fishing companies donate simulator to training institute
Nine fishing companies in Greenland have between them funded the addition of a simulator for the Greenland Maritime Center. Image: Kongsberg

Fishing companies donate simulator to training institute

Nine fishing companies have donated in total DKK3.2 million (€430,000) to the Greenland Maritime Center, for a K-Sim Fishery simulator from Kongsberg Digital. The first of its kind in country,…

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Training programme for RFC’s supertrawler crews
The Russian Fishing Company and the Admiral G. Nevelsky Maritime State University in Vladivostok are co-operating to provide crews with training and professional development. Image: RFC

Training programme for RFC’s supertrawler crews

The Russian Fishery Company (RFC) has struck a co-operation agreement with the Admiral G. Nevelsky Maritime State University in Vladivostok, which will provide training and professional development for the company’s…

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BIM – Supporting Safety at Sea
Grant aid of up to 50% of course fees and learner support costs are available for individuals working in the Irish fishing sector. Image: BIM

BIM – Supporting Safety at Sea

Since its introduction in 2001, over 8000 members of the Irish fishing sector have completed BIM basic safety training and have been issued safety cards. Moreover, almost 2000 Bord Iascaigh…

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