NMP Launches New Inflatable Liferaft for Training Purposes

TACLOBAN CITY – The National Maritime Polytechnic (NMP), in its pursuit of providing quality trainings to its seafarer-trainees, has launched on 17 January 2023, a new inflatable liferaft for use in the conduct of its training and practical exercises particularly for the Basic Training (BT) – Personal Survival Techniques (PST) and Survival Craft and Rescue continue reading : NMP Launches New Inflatable Liferaft for Training Purposes

NMP Sets Sail for a Productive 2023 : 886 Seafarers Aboard as of 28 January

TACLOBAN CITY – The National Maritime Polytechnic (NMP), a premier government-owned maritime training and research institution located at Brgy. Cabalawan, Tacloban City, has set sail for a productive 2023 as it surpasses its monthly target number of trainees for the month of January.. Eight hundred eighty-six (886) maritime trainees were onboard NMP as of  28 continue reading : NMP Sets Sail for a Productive 2023 : 886 Seafarers Aboard as of 28 January

NMP Expands Training Offerings with 2 Additional STCW Courses

TACLOBAN CITY – The National Maritime Polytechnic (NMP), in its desire to meet the growing demand for safe emergency response and passenger control during emergency situations on board passenger ships, developed two (2) new Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) courses, namely: Safety Training for Personnel Providing Direct Service to Passengers in Passenger Spaces continue reading : NMP Expands Training Offerings with 2 Additional STCW Courses

NMP Joins the Hybrid Mass Oath-taking of Newly-Appointed DMW Employees

TACLOBAN CITY – The National Maritime Polytechnic (NMP), as one of the subsumed agencies of the Department of Migrant Workers (DMW) joined the Hybrid Mass Oath-taking of newly-appointed employees of the DMW on 22 December 2022. The newly-created department by virtue of Republic Act 11641, after satisfying all the enabling conditions: (a) approved and effective continue reading : NMP Joins the Hybrid Mass Oath-taking of Newly-Appointed DMW Employees

NMP Supports the 2022 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women

Tacloban City – In strong support to the national government’s goal of eliminating all forms of violence against women and their children (VAWC), the National Maritime Polytechnic (NMP), a staunch gender advocate, conducted a hybrid lecture on R.A. No. 9262 or the “Anti-VAWC Act of 2004” and R.A. No. 11313 otherwise known as the “Safe continue reading : NMP Supports the 2022 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women

NMP, DMW, ILO to Join Forces in Developing Skills Training for Filipino Migrant Fishers

Tacloban City –  National Maritime Polytechnic (NMP) OIC Executive Director, Ms. Mayla N. Macadawan together with other NMP officials met with the officers of the International Labour Organization (ILO) and Department of Migrant Workers (DMW) on 08 November 2022 to discuss possible areas of collaboration on the development of skills training and certification for Filipino continue reading : NMP, DMW, ILO to Join Forces in Developing Skills Training for Filipino Migrant Fishers

NMP, BFAR Conduct BSTMHOF

Tacloban City – The National Maritime Polytechnic (NMP), in response to the request of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Region 8, conducted Basic Safety Training for Motorboat Handlers/ Operators & Fisherfolks with Typhoon Preparedness (BSTMHOF) to twenty-eight (28) members of the Municipal Fisherfolks Association – Visayas Cluster on 28-29 October 2022. The continue reading : NMP, BFAR Conduct BSTMHOF