Pilots and Tug Masters in the Simulator
Pilots and Tug Masters practicing in the simulator in December 2016.
Simulator Update December 2015
The latest update of the Authority simulator was celebrated on December 8th. The updated TRANSAS software now allows 360 degree display and a more accurate sense of depth and distance, due to eight new projectors.
Among the dignataries attending the occasion were Mr. Shlomo Briman Dircetor of the israel Ports Company, Director of Ports and Shipping of the Ministry of Transport Capt. Yigal Maor, Representative of the Israel Ports Company Gidi Gilman and the Director of the Marine Education and Training Authority Giora Dash.
Dangerous Goods Facility
A facility for dealing with hazardous substances was inaugarated at the Marine Education Authority in Sptember 2012. This is a joint venture of the Authority and the Eco-Safe company.
The facility trains personnel to deal with Ammonia leakages or spillages of other dangerous liquids and chemicals.
Firefighting and Survival Facility
The activities in the Firefighting and Survival facility include training of cadets, skippers and National Firefighting units.