Briefing: 31 May 2017

Training for maritime educators held in Georgia

A national workshop on the implementation of IMO Model Course 4.05 on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships is being held in Batumi, Georgia from 31 May to 1 June, providing training to maritime educators to introduce the topic of energy efficiency into their teaching curriculum.

The workshop, developed under the GloMEEP Project, covers in detail various measures and practices for improving energy efficiency of ships including optimized ship handling, fuel and energy management, and shipboard system planning.

Participants are attending from various maritime tertiary institutions in Georgia.