Seafarers are set to receive new training opportunities as the shipping industry transitions to using environmentally-friendly fuels in order to meet Maritime 2050 net-zero emission targets.
As the sun sets on a fantastic fortnight of events focusing the world on climate change and decarbonisation, the Maritime and Coastguard Agency are determined to keep the light on the progress made.
Maritime cadets will continue to receive COVID-19 funding, with the training scheme extended once more.
The Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) has confirmed a further six-month extension to the Maritime Training (SMarT) Fund, for cadets unable to finish their training due to COVID.
One ‘rogue wave’ and fisherman John, without a safety harness and PFD (Personal Flotation Device), would have been washed away, never to be seen – alive – again.
Watch this video and tell us safety isn’t important.