Tuesday 19th June 2018
Following the MCA's decision to allow holders of the Master <500GT Workboat CoCor Class 1 Fishing CoCto be issued with a full STCW <500GT Master, Near Coastal CoCupon completion of a combined Cargo and Stability module, please be advised that the Scottish Maritime Academy are running this module in August.
Dates:Monday 20th - Friday 31st August inclusive
If you have Masters who are interested in taking this module, please advise them to get in touch with Linda Hope, the Maritime Centre Manager at the Scottish Maritime Academy at Peterhead, to book a place on this course. Contact details below:
Scottish Maritime Academy
North East Scotland College
Tel: +44 (0)1779 476204 (direct)
Tel: +44 (0)7540715856 (mobile)
This month, we’re delighted to welcome four new members to the NWA. McLachlan Marine, Cutts Marine Ltd., Great Yarmouth Port and the Marine Biological Association have all joined our ranks in the past few weeks.
The MCA has released a new series of dates for its Renewables Offshore Search and Rescue (SAR) Management courses in 2019.
Cabin fires can and do happen, mostly due to electrical faults. In this IMCA Safety Flash, a number of recent cabin fires – and their root causes – are examined, as well as proper procedures for handling and mitigating this risk.