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TST VTS Training 2020

MITAGS Host Another TST Corp Group Coast Guard VTS Training

Last year, MITAGS hosted several operators from Japan’s Toyo Shingo Tsushinsha Corporation (TST) – or Toyo Signal Broadcasting Corporation when translated to English - for a two-week US Coast Guard Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) training program in Baltimore, Maryland. TST, again this year, sent several more of their operators for the two-week VTS training program.

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MITAGS with Learn America Offer Online & Blended Courses

The Maritime Institute of Technology and Graduate Studies (MITAGS) has partnered with Learn America to offer online and blended learning courses. Coupled with MITAGS’ maritime education and training expertise, the new online and blended courses will allow students to reduce time spent on campus, yet still provide the high quality education to which they have become accustomed...

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USCG to Update Mariner Examination Process

In an effort to provide consistent, quality customer service to all mariners, the National Maritime Center (NMC) is implementing the following changes at all Regional Examination Centers (RECs). These changes take effect Monday, April 6, 2020...