New Recognition!

August 10, 2010 12:00 am

10 August 2010

Videotel’s programme approvals just keep on coming….

Videotel Marine International, the world’s major producer of training videos, DVDs and computer based training programmes for the global maritime industry, has received approval for a number of its products from two of the industry’s leading players.

The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) has approved a series of Videotel programmes for the value it believes they contribute to an individual IMarEST member’s professional development requirements.

The Liberian flag has given its support to a series of training courses that are geared specifically to the safe operation of vessels flying its flag.

The programmes approved by IMarEST include:

Environmental Officer Training Course
Ballast Water Management
Ship to Ship Transfer – Petroleum & Liquid Cargoes
Handling Vegetable Oils
Engine Room Waste Management: Oily Water & Separators
Engine Room Waste Management: The Oil Record Book
Engine Room Waste Management: Sludge & the Incinerator
Engine Room Waste Management: Sewage & Waste Water Treatment
MARPOL Annex VI – Prevention of Air Pollution
It’s Not Worth It! Maritime Pollution Offences
Vessel General Permit
Accident Files: Entry into Enclosed Spaces
Onboard Energy Saving and the Environment
Over and Under Pressurisation of Tanks
Tank Cleaning Practice

While Liberia has approved the following courses:

Maritime Labour Convention 2006 Training Course
ISM Designated Person Basic Training Course
Safety Officer Training Course
Tanker Familiarisation Training Course
Oil Tanker Safety Training Course
Chemical Tanker Safety Training Course
Liquefied Gas Tanker Safety Course

Stephen Bond, Videotel Deputy Chairman, said: “We are delighted to receive this official recognition for our training programmes. We at Videotel put a great deal of effort into our research and development to ensure we produce relevant, accurate and up-to-date training solutions which are accredited within the industry.”

See all of our approved titles.