July – September 2005 Update

New Approved Test Centres:

Ozra Gemi Accentalik, Turkey
Baltic Marine Gdynia (Szczecin branch), Poland
FAME Maritime Foundation, Philippines
Danmar Sevastopol,Ukraine
VShips Manpower, Romania
Kherson Maritime Training Centre, Ukraine
AB Crewing SRL, Romania
Maersk Romania



Marlins train V.Ships Constanta employees in the use of the ISF Marlins Test of Spoken English. This V.Ships office also becomes a Marlins Approved Test Centre (see above list).

Catherine Logie and Marie Corbett of Marlins carry out a Maritime English Instructors’ Training Course at the Arab Academy of Science & Technology and Maritime Transport in Alexandria, Egypt on behalf of the International Maritime Organisation from 12th – 23rd September.


April – June 2005 Update



English Language Assessment Training, Holland America, Hungary.
TOSE Training on behalf of:
Bulgaria Maritime Training Centre (BMTC) (Marlins Approved Test Centre)

Ahrenkiel Representatives from European crewing offices

Zodiac, Varna (follow up training), Istanbul (initial training).


New product launch: ISPS CBT – first of a new range of CBT for seafarers. Contact Marlins for details.

January – March 2005 Update

Approved test Centres
– OSM, Norway and Poland
– James Fisher, UK.

TOSE Training for representatives from all Zodiacs crewing offices, Odessa, Ukraine.

Onboard English Language Assessment carried out on behalf of Lomar Shipping.

Seatrade Cruise Convention, Miami, USA.

Visit to Holland America’s ship, Rotterdam in Fort Laudrdale to see results of Marlins ELT programme in practice.