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NMCI Training Services, a leading provider of maritime education and training, is proud to announce its participation in the upcoming Irish Skipper Expo, scheduled to take place on February 23rd and 24th in Limerick. This prestigious event is a prime opportunity for industry professionals to explore NMCI’s extensive range of courses, with a special focus on the Global Wind Organisation (GWO) and Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping (STCW) offerings.

As a prominent player in the maritime training sector, NMCI Training Services has consistently been at the forefront of delivering high-quality, industry-relevant courses.  GWO courses provide essential skills for working in the growing renewable energy sector, equipping professionals with the knowledge needed to operate safely and efficiently in the global wind industry. Additionally, the STCW courses ensure compliance with international maritime regulations, fostering a culture of safety and professionalism among seafarers.

“We are excited to participate in the Irish Skipper Expo and share our passion for maritime education and safety. Our GWO and STCW courses in particular play a crucial role in preparing professionals for the challenges of the maritime industry, and we look forward to discussing how NMCI Training Services can contribute to the success of individuals and organisations,” said Head of Services, Jim O’Byrne.

Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, The National Maritime College of Ireland takes pride in two decades of commitment to excellence and dedication to advancing maritime training and education. The Irish Skipper Expo serves as an excellent platform for NMCI to showcase its achievements, share insights into the evolving maritime landscape, and connect with industry peers.

In anticipation of the anniversary celebration, NMCI has begun engaging with its alumni community and collecting stories from the people who have a wealth of memories and experiences from their time at NMCI. These conversations provide a unique perspective on the evolution of NMCI over the past two decades and the role it played in shaping the careers of those who are part of its history.

Visit the NMCI Training Services booth #78 at the Irish Skipper Expo to learn more about their comprehensive training programs, including GWO, OPITO, Simulation and STCW courses. Engage with industry experts, explore cutting-edge training facilities, and discover how NMCI can be your chosen training partner in fostering a skilled and safety-conscious maritime workforce.