Workshop entitled “Training and Qualification for the Super Yacht Industry

The National Maritime College of Ireland is a marine learning serving both the Naval and Merchant fleets as well as extensive research programs and a fast emerging FDI sector.
Located on the South coast of Ireland, and just 10 minutes away from international flight routes, the NMCI’s cutting edge facilities and wide range of courses on offer justify the fast growing international reputation for training excellence.
Sea-Tech Evolution, in conjunction with its partners, The National Maritime College of Ireland, Irish Marine and Energy Research Centre and Murray & Associates Naval Architects is to host their first Super Yacht Workshop entitled “Training and Qualification for the Super Yacht Industry”
The Workshop, on the 9th and 10th of May, will examine the current level of training available to aspiring entrants into the Super Yacht Industry and focus on the development of a long term course that will better prepare candidates for entry into the industry.
Program of Events:
Wednesday May 8th
  • 07:30-9:00          Reception on the Irish Naval Base

Thursday May 9th
  • 09:30-10:00         Registration
  • 10:00-10:20         Welcome Address, John Watson, Sea-Tech Evolution
  • 10:20-10:40         Industry and Client requirements for training
  • 10:40-11:00         Strengthening recruitment through developed training 
  • 11:00-11:30         Coffee
  • 11:30- 11:50        Multitasking in the Super Yacht Industry
  • 11:50-12:30         Open Discussions
  • 12:30-2:00           Lunch
  • 2:00-2:30             Marine IT and Communications training
  • 2:30-3:00             The big picture
  • 3:00-3:30             Coffee
  • 3:30-4:00             NMCI, Short Course programs and services
  • 4:00-5:00             Tours of NMCI including Simulators and training facilities
  • 5:00-5:15             Closing Summary

Friday 10th May
  • 09:30-9:45         Opening address
  • 09:45-10:30         Structure and content of long term course
  • 10:30-11:15        E-Learning Requirements
  • 11:15-11:45        Coffee
  • 11:45-12:30        Accreditation procedures for new courses
  • 12:30-12:45        Summary
  • 12:45-13:00        Closing Summary
  • 13:00-14:00        Lunch then departure