The maritime industry is one domain wherein professionals have to keep themselves upgraded with the latest technologies and regulations at regular intervals of time. Maritime courses are extremely necessary for both seagoing and onshore professionals to keep themselves in sync with the ever-changing marine industry.
With such continuous requirements for marine training, many companies/organizations/institutes are providing online courses in shipping to ensure that the necessary maritime certification and training can be achieved without much hassle.
In this article, we have listed some of the best maritime online training/courses providers offering a wide range of marine distant learning education courses for seafarers.
Supposed to be known as the pioneer in the field of providing maritime education and courses online, the Informa Group’s Lloyd’s Maritime Academy offers a wide range of maritime courses to a global audience.
MBA is shipping and Logistics is the most famous course of this organization and is also the finest online MBA course in shipping available.
If you are looking for an online marine course, Lloyd’s maritime academy should be the first place to check.
Videotel offers a variety of online maritime training courses which are filled with video, graphic sequences, full audio narration and interactive texts and advertising.
Videotel has been providing maritime training products to the industry since 1973 and offers one of the finest online training solutions to the maritime industry.
In the maritime industry, the name Lloyd’s Register speaks for itself. Everyone in the industry knows about the value and contribution of the organization towards both seafarers and the maritime industry.
Lloyd’s Register provides top quality online maritime training courses, which are up to date with the latest developments in the fast-moving maritime sector. All courses provided by the organization are featured with real-life scenarios to offer a better understanding to course takers. Needless to say, Lloyd’s Register is one of the best maritime online training providers.
Coracle Online is a famous name in the shipping industry when it comes to online maritime courses in professional development.
Coracle online has tailor-made courses for almost every aspect of commercial shipping, and it also provides podcast and iPhone applications.
Coracle Online offers a wide range of maritime courses covering almost every aspect of commercial shipping.
More worth mentioning
Maritime Education – Maritime Security Online Course – Provides ISPS Code and MTSA 2002 Complaint Online Maritime Security course
Mariner’s Learning System – Provides Captain’s License Online Courses for United States Maritime Professionals
eGMDSS – Free GMDSS Online Course
Carlisle Maritime Group – Provides STCW ship management and emergency response online course
SUNY Maritime – A well known maritime academy providing online maritime courses
Maritime Institute – Provides online courses approved by the United States Coast Guard and National Maritime Centre in lieu of taking the exams at the USCG Regional Exam Centre.
Sea Sources – Offers navigation courses and online study guides for maritime professionals
Do you know any other online maritime courses provider that should be listed here? Let us know in the comments.
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Raunek Kantharia is a marine engineer turned maritime writer and entrepreneur. After a brief stint at the sea, he founded Marine Insight in 2010. Apart from managing Marine Insight, he also writes for a number of maritime magazines and websites.
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