• search

Privatisation of maritime training, education needed: Krishnan

Written by: Staff
|

Mumbai, Apr 4 (UNI) Deputy Director General of Shipping P H Krishnan has advocated privatisation of maritime training and education in the country.

Addressing a seminar on ''Maritime Training and Education'' yesterday, Mr Krishnan said, ''We should go for privatisation of maritime training and education in accordance to the Praveen Singh Committee report.'' Mr Krishnan said the report suggests opening of the maritime training and education to private entrepreneurs and dispensation of sponsorships for officers and ratings by shipping companies.

He said it was imperative for shipping companies to take fresh initiatives in implementing Bridge Resource Management (BRM) concept on their vessels and hence the necessity for introduction of the new training curricula was needed.

''The thrust should be on increasing teamwork and the effective use of the Bridge Resources by the bridge personnel, leadership in emergencies, analysing human causes and factors in casualties with the aid of focussed exercises and cases studies,'' Mr Krishnan observed.

UNI ADG MAZ MSJ DB0855

For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more