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Capt. Robert Vaz

Garbage management: handling Cooking Oil

Improper Garbage Management is a global risk. It is a crucial element of MARPOL that still remains grossly misunderstood, resulting in anything between Port State Detentions to imprisonment. Knowledge of regulations is non-negotiable. In this blog, we explore how to handle Cooking oil on board and the regulatory requirements involved.

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Capt. Robert Vaz

9 to 5 jobs in the Maritime industry

Transitioning from the sea to shore, marine professionals often face blurred work-life boundaries, with work extending beyond the typical 9 to 5 hours. It’s crucial to prioritize physical health and fitness, as it significantly boosts mental and emotional well-being, even amidst a demanding career.

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Captain D

The Voice of Navguide: Reimagining Maritime Competency Development

Why did Navguide have to exist? Did the world need another company creating maritime training content? Speaking to over two hundred vessel operators, with several people deep within the industry, it became very apparent to us. The larger narrative, like it or not, was, “We spend on training because we have to! Because it is a requirement.”

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Captain D

Gamified Evaluation Modules

In the maritime world, evaluating crew skills has always been a pivotal task. Whether to assess eligibility for a promotion or a new hire, evaluations

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Captain D

Microlearning Videos

Microlearning: small, focused chunks of learning that deliver information quickly and efficiently. It’s perfect for today’s fast-paced environment.

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Captain D

Scenario-Based Games

Have you ever been so engrossed in a game that you lost track of time? That’s the magic of gamification! It turns mundane tasks into exciting challenges, harnessing our intrinsic motivation to engage and achieve.

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