TITLE

Hands-On Training

AUTHOR(S)
Hilburn, Matt
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Sea Power;Mar2008, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Maritime Administration (MARAD) initiative which aims to forge formal relationships with companies that operate internationally with non-U.S.-flagged ships. It will offer more opportunities to U.S. students to learn their trade at sea. According to MARAD Administrator Sean T. Connaughton, an essential component to the training programs at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and the six state maritime academies is gaining real experience on operating commercial ships.
ACCESSION #
36443776

 

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