ROTC Trains Maritime Staff of Emodraga in Mozambique
Empresa Moçambicana de Dragagens E.P. has recently
formed some of its maritime people so that they are trained
according to the standards and requirements of the International
Maritime Organization (IMO) and STCW Convention (Convention -
Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for
Recognizing the importance of professional training, not only in
the valuation of human capital, but also to create conditions
that allow a safe maritime activity, EMODRAGA, E.P. found in the
Mozambican training company ROTC, Lda., legally accredited by
INAMAR in Mozambique, the ideal partner capable to ensure the
responsibility of training EMODRAGA's seafarers.
The company is committed to ensure and effectively implement the
internationally requirements for seafarers as a major impact on
safeguarding human's life and the environment.
"Training of staff is fundamental and a priority in a constantly
evolving industry, and EMODRAGA's services and activities must
follow this dynamic. EMODRAGA is committed to ensure that its
employees receive continuous and specialized training, due (not
only) to the complexity of the work they perform and the
equipment they operate, as well as the risks and stress to which
they are subjected in their day-by-day activity", explains Simões
Tomás Francisco, Executive Director of EMODRAGA, E.P. and
responsible for Production / Operations.
ROTC is a joint venture of companies: Portbiq, Lda., Workships
Contractors BV, Moçambique Soluções e Equipamentos, Lda. and
STC-Group Holding BV, which is proud to be one of the largest
institutions in the world in the areas of education, Training,
technical assistance and research, with offices and centres of
excellence around the world.
Certification and accreditation of the ROTC is in accordance with
national and international law and guarantees IMO's requirements
and the standards of the Convention STCW (Standards of Training,
Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers).
"It is essential that the standards required by the STCW
Convention on ensuring the professional competencies of seafarers
are followed by companies in Mozambique to ensure the safety and
protection of human's life at sea, environmental damage and the
mitigation of the negative effects. ROTC's mission is to promote
the training of excellence, contributing for the implementation
of good practices and ensuring that IMO (International Maritime
Organization) recommendations are complied with", says Célia
André, General Manager -ROTC.
Mar 18, 2017