Tag: Seafarers

Recognition of Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) Programs

Recognition of Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) Programs

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 7, 2021

The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) wishes to inform the general public that the MATPAL Marine Institute is the ONLY academic ... Read More

Less boating incidents recorded by MARAD for 2019

Less boating incidents recorded by MARAD for 2019

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 21, 2020

─fraudulent seafarers’ certificates on the decline DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Director-General of the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD), Claudette ... Read More

New Card of Competency for Seafarers to rollout in May

New Card of Competency for Seafarers to rollout in May

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 18, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, April 18, 2019 Beginning in May 2019, the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) will be rolling out its ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.