Training

November 23rd, 2012 - Posted by The Mariner
  This post is in association with Ian, originally written for when his Son started going to sea, he has kindly let me post his list and rehash it with my experiences and a few ideas of my own. Ian was Second Officer with Maersk back in the 80’s he also sailed on Tankers, Pr...
November 1st, 2012 - Posted by The Mariner
I don’t mention the engineers in my blog much unless I’m slagging them off for being lucky enough to work 8-5 but they do a great job and this is a post on a little of what they do and the HND training programme that they can follow, engineering covers a great many subjects and...
November 1st, 2012 - Posted by The Mariner
The big difference from the HND option is that foundation degree candidates are expected to go away and learn on their own when work is given, where as the HND is more classroom based learning. The following is written to give you some idea of what you would be studying and when. This is n...