The purpose of this article is to provoke discussion on new entrant standards and basic training for ship officers. Some of the aspects covered are: the implications of 1992, i.e. the tendency within the European Community to harmonize qualifications in all modes of transport; the educational qualifications of those recruited; the sending of recruits to sea, prior to training, to determine whether they "like it"; seatime as an integral part of training; and syllabus content.

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    • Journal article
  • Authors:
    • Brunicardi, D
  • Publication Date: 1990-1

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  • Pagination: 2 p.
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  • Accession Number: 00659291
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM