Entries by Andy Muir

Your time is up. Are you ready for the UK Bribery Act?

The UK Bribery Act 2010 comes into force on 1st July 2011 with legislation that is tougher than anywhere else in the world. This new legislation has a global reach and if your company operates in the UK it will apply to all your staff worldwide. The Act includes a specific corporate offence which requires […]

Marlins English Language Test for Cruise Ship Staff

Important Announcement From 14 February 2011 there will be a small price increase in the Marlins English Language Test for Cruise Ship Staff from 10 USD to 12 USD per test. This will be the first price increase since the test was launched in 2007 and will ensure continued development and improvement of the product. […]

Are you ready for the UK Bribery Act?

The UK Bribery Act 2010 will come into force in April 2011 with legislation that is tougher than anywhere else in the world. This new legislation has a global reach and if your company operates in the UK it will apply to all your staff worldwide. The Act includes a specific corporate offence which requires […]

ISF Marlins English Test V4.2 Upgrades coming soon

Important Announcement From 1 October 2010, Marlins will launch Version 4.2 of the ISF Marlins English Language Test for Seafarers. The new version will include an increased database of test items and several improved features to ensure randomisation and test security. There will be a small price increase to reflect the improved quality. You can […]

ISM Code Amendments

From the 1st July 2010, amendments to the ISM Code come into effect. The changes include a requirement for all companies to include Risk Management in their SMS. To help you comply and train your staff in Risk Assessment and Management, Marlins is offering 20% off our Risk Assessment CBT for July only! <a href="/products/cbt/risk]Download […]

Latest Approved Test Centres

Maritime Services International (MSi), Myanmar has been approved as the latest Marlins Approved Test Centre. MSi have just opened a brand new English for Seafarers course in Yangon. Also new to the Marlins Approved Test Centre Scheme is the Amoretti Armatori Group, Parma, Italy. Marlins would like to welcome both new members.

2010 Year of the Seafarer: WOSNI Sponsors

Marlins are proud sponsors of The Nautical Institute West of Scotland Branch seminar: “2010 Year of the Seafarer” – Challenges and Opportunities. Guest speakers include Captain Chawla of the Hebei Spirit/Samsung crane barge incident. Visit the <a href="http://www.wosni.co.uk/news.htm]WOSNI website for event details and registration.

Manning & Training Conference in Croatia

Meet Marlins at The European Manning & Training Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia on 25 – 26 May 2010. Visitors to Marlins stall eligible for free trials of Marlins online Test of English for Seafarers, for Cruise Ship Staff or for offshore Workers.

New Approved Test Centre in Indonesia

<img src="2010/Oceanindo.jpg" style="float: left.jpg" title="Oceanindo LogoWe are pleased to announce that PT Oceanindo Prima Sarana, Indonesia has been approved as the latest Marlins Approved Test Centre. PT Oceanindo Prima Sarana is the first Marlins Approved Test Centre to open in Jakarta.