Skills You Can Get From HUET

Helicopter Underwater Escape Training, or HUET for short, is an incredibly important course for seafarers to take. As seen in the name itself, it’s crucial for the safety of offshore personnel onboard a helicopter that’s just made an emergency landing. Without this, you won’t be qualified to become a seafarer, as they would be needing […]

How To Improve Maritime Teaching In The Philippines

The Philippines is considered one of the best sources for maritime professionals worldwide. It’s apparent in how everywhere you go, you’re likely to meet a Filipino seafarer working here or overseas. This is a testament as to how effective maritime school are here in Manila and in other parts of the country, if it manages […]

MARINA Calls For Compliance With The IMO 2020 Global Sulfur Cap

It’s a known fact that sulfur and sulfur oxide emissions can cause air pollution in the environment, and this is one of the things you learn from your maritime courses in the Philippines. For this reason, the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Global Sulfur Cap was established to combat such pollution. The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) […]

December 2019 MARINA Projects

With 2020 just around the corner, MARINA still headlined important projects before the year ended. Part of these initiatives are the projects they recently launched their on December 8, 2019 in Cavite City. These Department of Transportation-led programs aim to spark a change within the government systems. The convenience and comfort of Filipinos are also […]

SRN and MISMO: What You Need To Know

All maritime training centers in the Philippines are now required to ask all aspiring and current Filipino seafarers who wish to take STCW courses to provide an SRN prior to training. What is SRN? SRN or Seafarers Registration Number is a unique identification number assigned by MARINA. Why do you need an SRN? MARINA will […]