MITAGS-East Hiring for Academic Services Representative

MITAGS EAST has an opening in the Academic Department. SUMMARY STATEMENT: Academic Services Representative The Academic Services Representative is responsible for providing administrative support to the institution in the daily operations and coordination of admissions, registrations, courses, classrooms, and materials.  Independent judgment is required to plan, prioritize, and organize diversified workload. SUPERVISION OF DUTIES: Student […]

MITAGS Alum, Captain Kate McCue in the News!

MITAGS Alum, Captain Kate McCue continues to make big waves, pun intended, in the maritime and cruise industries! Captain McCue is the first American female captain of a mega cruise ship, making history in 2015 when she became captain of the Celebrity Edge at the age of 37 years old. She is also the first […]

MITAGS-West Welcomes Ben Sleister

MITAGS is excited to welcome Ben Sleister as our new Program Manager for Marine Safety Programs. Located at our west coast campus, Ben is a great new addition to our team! He will be leading and managing all of our Marine Safety Programs, including the US Navy firefighting/damage control training, civilian/USCG  firefighting programs, and safety […]

Credentials Lost Due to Recent Midwest Tornadoes

From the National Maritime Center: In accordance with federal regulations, duplicate Merchant Mariner Credentials may be issued free of charge to mariners whose credentials were lost or destroyed as a result of recent tornadoes in Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee.  Affected mariners should follow the steps below to obtain an expedited replacement credential: […]

The Passing of Lee Chesneau

At MITAGS, we were deeply saddened upon learning of Lee’s passing.  Throughout his long career, Lee was the most ardent champion for providing mariners with timely, accurate, and understandable marine weather forecasts.  His work, along with many other dedicated professionals at the NWS Ocean Prediction Center, has prevented or mitigated countless weather related injuries, loss […]