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Humber Maritime College (HMC) welcomed its first group of Merchant Navy cadets this week. The cadets, many of whom are local but have also come from further afield, started their engineering officer cadet programme which will see them qualify as Engineering Officers of the Watch. HMC cadets are fully sponsored by shipping firms; with all higher education

This week we have been joined by Jason Tarran, an offshore Jackup/DP Construction Master and Christina Jackson, a Yacht Master 3000 GT, who have completed the Ship Handling: Azimuthing Thrusters course. Speaking about the experience, Jason said: “Modal Training Centre has a fantastic simulator for various vessels types, propulsion systems and situations. "This course has been invaluable, giving