TRAINING OF SHIP OPERATORS: THE MARRIAGE OF THEORETICAL AND PRACTICAL EDUCATION

The historical development of ship operator training programs is traced starting from the school ship training programs of the 1800s to the specialized education programs of today. The importance of keeping up with new technology and the role of continuing education are reviewed. Examples of training and education programs over the years are given. Suggestions for industry participation in education are made.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Paper presented at SNAME (Gulf Section) Spring Meeting and Star Symposium: Merchant & Naval Design, The Past in Review The Future in Forecast, Houston, April 25-28, 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  USA  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • Femenia, J
    • Zubaly, R
  • Publication Date: 1979

Media Info

  • Pagination: 17 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00189641
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 25 1979 12:00AM