Fourth KNOWME newsletter published

The KNOWME project published its fourth newsletter. Issues are relevant to the maritime industry such as
- the image of shipping
- maritime e-courses flexible education offers
- communication, internet access and retention of seafarers in the shipping industry.

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Free maritime e-courses available

One of the general objectives of the KNOWME project is to improve opportunities for innovative education and training. Employees in the maritime transport sector are in need of innovative opportunities for education and training that focus on their special working conditions. To meet this aim, the KNOWME project has developed three e-courses: Cross-Cultural Training, Maritime Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Environmental Management.
The e-courses’ concept aims at facilitating modern career management and development for potential workforce, seafarers and on-shore staff under a life cycle approach.


  • Target groups: Potential and current workforce on board and onshore; employees in
    the maritime industry. The prerequisites to these e-courses are on a general level.
  • Course progression: The e-courses run 100% online.
  • Learning Workload: 45 hours for each course
  • Starting date: anytime
  • Costs: none
  • Language: English

Are you interested in one (or more) of these e-courses? Go to  and create your account. Each e-course currently has an enrolment key. Please send a message to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and you will receive the key which enables you to enroll in the e-course(s).