News from MITAGS

Seattle Fire Department Recruits Learn Marine Firefighting at MITAGS West

Yesterday MITAGS was honored to host a day of marine firefighting training for the Seattle Fire Department’s Recruit Academy.  Organized by Marine Safety Department Chair Ben Sleister, 60 soon-to-graduate trainees spent the day learning how to combat fires aboard ships.  The day’s agenda included several live fire evolutions at MITAGS-West’s M/v Fire Dragon training facility, […]

MITAGS Enters the Global Wind Industry as a Training Provider

MITAGS is continuing to diversify, using the collective experience of our mariners to support and lead training in new industries. Having been awarded several Maryland Energy Administration grants since 2020, the MITAGS team is supporting workers entering the offshore wind energy industry through quality safety training programs. With over 90,000 new jobs expected to be […]

Position Openings on MITAGS-MCC Dining Room Team

Come work with us! MITAGS-MCC’s partner and dining vendor FLIK Hospitality Group is seeking three new team members to join us at the Chesapeake Dining Room on the MITAGS East campus. We are looking for a Cook, a Catering Attendant, and a Food Service Worker. View the position descriptions here and apply today! Read on to […]

How AI Is Changing the Maritime Industry

Like many sectors, the maritime industry is embracing modern technology to advance and streamline operations. Individuals working and studying in this field should understand how implementing new technology changes operations for better preparation and adoption. What Is AI and Machine Learning? Artificial Intelligence (AI) software solutions collect data and discover patterns. Information collection offers insights […]