Sponsorship to Merchant Marine Academies
The e-Learning system that SQLearn provides free of charge for the next three years to all ten Merchant Marine Academies (MMA) in Greece, within the content of the cooperation with the Ministry of Shipping and Island Policy was presented on Friday 4th of May 2018 in the Merchant Marine Academy of Crete.
After the presentation of the system in the MMAs in Chios (25/1), in Aspropyrgos (14/2), in Kymi (27/2), in Epirus (15/3), in the Ionian Islands (16/3), in Macedonia (20/4) and in Hydra (25/4), the platform was also presented in the MMA of Crete in the presence of the former Commander of the Merchant Marine Academy of Crete Cpt Spyridon Passakos, the new Commander of the Merchant Marine Academy of Crete Cpt Konstantinos Kyriakakis, the Directors of MMA of Crete Evangelos Kanakakis and Ioannis Tsalapakis, the CEO of SQLearn Spyros Goumas, the representative of the company Theta Marine Consulting, which provided the primary material, Cpt Markos Botsaris, professors, officers of the MMA of Crete and officials.
During the presentation, it was emphasized by the speakers the importance of this e-learning programme, as it consists of educational material, necessary for seafarers in order to be well prepared for their future careers.
The eLearning platform https://aen.sqlearn.com/ designed by SQLearn, includes a Training Matrix plugin, as well as e-learning courses which SQLearn has developed in cooperation with Theta Marine Consulting, which provided the primary material. The list of courses is constantly updated, covers international, national and flag requirements and includes topics in the fields of safety, technical subjects, incident reports (lessons learnt) and other.
SQLearn’s solutions for e-learning, the learning management system and the e-learning courses are certified by ABS (American Bureau of Shipping).
In the context of Corporate Social Responsibility and in order to emphasize the importance of training offered to remote regions of our country and to support their work, SQLearn is going to move on with the rest MMAs in Greece within the next months.