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STCW Security compliance deadline | 1st July 2015

Today, 1st July, is the enforcement date for Port State Control to ensure full compliance with STCW Security Training. All personnel employed or engaged in any capacity, on board ships required to comply with the ISPS Code, must now hold an STCW Security Certificate of Proficiency at a level commensurate with their duties. For the first time, this applies to […]

Latest Vessel Filming | June 2015

We have recently completed filming of a new training video on navigational safety, covering themes such as passage planning, bridge resource management and working with pilots.  Filming took place over 3 days, on board the CSCL VENUS, between Felixstowe and Rotterdam. Thank you very much to Captain Gavryov and his crew for welcoming us on board […]

Marlins STCW Security Training | June 2015

As the compliance deadline of Wednesday 1st July fast approaches, our client Genesis Personnel are very busy running Marlins STCW Security training at their Approved Test Centres. Moira Murawiecka of Genesis Personnel explains: “It’s been a busy month here at Genesis Personnel as we have been running multiple ship security duties/awareness courses and tests ahead […]

New Approved Test Centre: Nieuw Amsterdam!

On board HAL’s Nieuw Amsterdam ship – new ATC audited June 2015. We are delighted to welcome Holland America Line’s ship, the Nieuw Amsterdam, as Marlins’ first on-board Approved Test Centre. The audit was successfully completed in Italy on Monday 1st June. Holland America Line have adopted Marlins’ STCW Security Awareness training course with UK MCA Approval to ensure […]

Three new Marlins Approved Test Centres | May 2015

Marlins’ first Approved Test Centre in HCMC, Vietnam – audited May 2015. We are delighted to welcome three new Approved Test Centres to our network: Marlins’ first ATC in Vietnam: Pandora Training and Consultancy Corporation of HCMC, Vietnam Pomorska Agencija Mustra d.o.o. (Mariner) of Trogir, Croatia Bibby Ship Management of Odessa, Ukraine Contact us if you […]

New Year, New Branding!

We’re very excited to be rolling out our new logo this week.  You may have seen it at the top of our main website. The decision to change our logo comes as we enter our 21st year of business.  The previous Marlins’ logo has served us very well over the past twenty years, however, it is now time for a more fresh and […]