We know there is a lot of information out there right now about COVID-19, so we’ve compiled some of the best resources and information we could find about the current pandemic, and how it is particularly affecting the maritime industry.
Both MITAGS East and West Coast in house classroom and simulation training activities have been suspended due to concerns over the Novel Coronavirus and COVID-19. Although the schools have robust risk mitigation strategies in place, government regulation and CDC guidelines led us to this decision. In the case of our West Coast Campus, we are complying with Governor Jay Inslee’s executive order that private career schools close through at least April 24, 2020.
An updated memo to all students and guests as we continue to monitor the situation regarding the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Please join the SOCP on March 19 (12:00 PM ET) for a 1-hour Webinar to address what maritime personnel can expect if there is an actual or suspected exposure to COVID-19.
There will be moderated discussion with representation from the USCG and CDC (to be confirmed). There will also be a Recap of the SOCP’s 2019 Pandemic Exercise.