Follow online Maritime training from Rood Boven Groen

A maritime training course from training institution Rood Boven Groen is offered online for crew members on board of ISPS liable merchant navy (>500GT), RoRo and passenger ships following the requirements of the STCW convention.


Maritime training for seafarers

A maritime training course from Rood Boven Groen is an STCW training course approved by the Dutch government. The Netherlands Shipping Inspectorate (NSI) is the government organisation responsible for monitoring and supervising providers of STCW training courses in the Netherlands. Rood Boven Groen is the first training institution approved by the Dutch government to offer a maritime training course entirely online, in an e-learning environment, issuing certificates under the Dutch flag. A secure ID check is built-in for the Security Awareness training course, which makes it possible to follow this online training course anytime and anywhere.


Maritime training, online from Rood Boven Groen

By following the maritime training online, you are in complete control. In your own environment, at a time and pace that suits you, you can learn theoretical knowledge by following this training course and completing the online exam. Internet connection and a PC, laptop or iPad are needed to take the training course. When a shipping company buys multiple courses, there is an option to follow the course offline.

The course fits easily around other work and personal commitments and can be tailored to your own training needs by spending more or less time on certain subjects. The exam can be taken when you feel ready, increasing your chances of success. An online training course is a sustainable solution as it has a smaller ecological footprint than classroom training.

Rood Boven Groen offers the following maritime training courses online:

  • Security Awareness Training for All Seafarers
  • Security Training for Seafarers with Designated Security Duties
  • Company Security Officer
  • Security Awareness Training for Port Facility Personnel
  • Security Awareness for Port Facility Personnel with Designated Security Duties
  • Passenger Ship Crowd Management
  • Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety and Hull Integrity


The refresher maritime training course

The STCW maritime training course Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety and Hull Integrityoffered by Rood Boven Groen does not need to be repeated after several years. However, there are shipping companies that do expect this from their onboard personnel to maintain current knowledge and further develop skills. The Passenger Ship Crisis Management and Human course does have to be refreshed every five years. The following courses are offered as online refreshers:

  • Passenger Ship Crisis Management and Human Behaviour Refresher
  • Passenger Safety, Cargo Safety and Hull Integrity training Refresher


Expanding our offering of maritime training courses

Rood Boven Groen continues to expand and develop its training course offering. Courses are developed by expert and certified seafarers for seafarers and are amended, as necessary, to changes in industry standards. Due to the years of practical experience of the trainers, a great deal of knowledge of the maritime world is incorporated in the course material. We improve the online course content as new insights are discovered and as a result of customer feedback.



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