Accreditation-Awarding Bodies-Membership

Organization : UKRLP
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IMT is registered with the United Kingdom Register of Learning Providers, as a verified UK learning provider. The United Kingdom Register of Learning Providers (UKRLP) is an official Government Register of Verified Learning Providers in the UK and is used by government departments agencies such as the Learning and Skills Council, Careers Advice Service, HESA, HEFCE and UCAS, and by learners and employers. IMT’s listed status on the UKRLP as a UK learning provider means that IMT has been verified and has been allocated a UK Provider Reference Number (UKPRN 10094059) as a unique identifier to share information with UKRLP partner agencies.

Organization : SSN
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Formed by a team of marine professionals with combined experience of over 10 years in the shipping industry, Sea Skills Network offers unique support for ship design, construction, and operations. Personnel have a highly rated track record across the maritime sector, particularly in relation to prestigious passenger liners .The Sea Skills Network team has diverse experience having worked with many sectors of the marine industry including; architects, shipyards, classification societies, ship operators, IT network providers and marine engineering groups. Operational experience from both the merchant fleet and cruise industry has included working with some of the most prestigious shipyards and repair docks. Familiarity with class surveys, procedures and plan approval is drawn from leading Classification Societies.

Organization : RBSA
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RBSA serves as a dedicated point-of contact for the maritime sector
Not only for members, but also for politicians, public services and other parties concerned who seek advice about all shipping-related issues or who want to learn how shipping can support world trade even better.

Organization : BIMCO

BIMCO – the practical voice of shipping, Facilitating trade is at the very heart of our business, and since 1905, we’ve helped our members keep world trade moving. We make it our business to help our members with theirs.BIMCO members cover over 60% of the global fleet and consist of local, global, small, and large companies. We are an organisation and global shipping community of around 2,000 members in more than 130 countries.From our offices in Houston, London, Copenhagen, Athens, Singapore and Shanghai we aim to help build a resilient industry in a sustainable future whilst protecting world trade. We do this by finding practical solutions for our members to help them manage risk in a changing world.

Organization : ECSA
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The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) is the voice of the European shipping industry. Founded in 1965 as “Comité des Associations d’Armateurs des Communautés Européennes (CAACE)”, ECSA promotes the interests of 20 member associations of the EU and Norway. ECSA strives for a regulatory environment that fosters the international competitiveness of European shipping.

Organization : NAMS Global
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The National Association of Marine Surveyors (NAMS Global), established in 1962, is a professional organization that certifies marine surveyors and provides continuing education opportunities. NAMS Global’s membership is international and its Certified Marine Surveyor members carry the NAMS-CMS designation after their names. From pleasure boats & yachts to commercial ships, NAMS Global marine surveyor members survey new and used vessels to determine their condition and value. NAMS Global surveyor members also survey cargo, machinery, docks, wharfs, marinas, and handling equipment related to the marine industry.