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How to start your Maritime Instructor/Assessor career in the Philippines

I believe in your personality and dreams. With the right motivation, education and knowledge, you can be a great teacher/assessor.But to make a difference, you should first change your perspective and be willing to go out of your comfort zone. 839 more words


Is Being Sober Really A Crime ?

On the very first day, as I entered the officer’s lounge, I was astonished by the scene that lay ahead. The usual sullen and gloomy ambience on other ships, here was bustling with flurry of activities. 1,182 more words


The surge of piracy in Philippines is horrible and cruel. Bloody news and Intel reports show it’s the world’s ‘new Somalia’

The seas around the Philippines were the most pirated, followed by Nigeria and IndiaIHS Markit report

The ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre (ISC) revealed that… 508 more words


Diwa sa Pasko

Mga lami nga pagkaon sama sa lechon, makahubog nga ilimnon, ug party music. Pipila lang kini sa atong i-andam sa pag selebrar sa pasko. Apan mahimo bang “merry”  o malipayon ang atong pasko kon wala ni? 205 more words



For six years, I had a routine of seeing my Joel at the end of each day. Three years ago, he quit his auto technician job and joined the Maritime. 503 more words


Good news, seafarers! No need to wait and fall in-line, seaman’s book application is now available online.

In one of my blog posts, I wrote 5 important reminders a first-timer WALK-IN applicant of Seaman’s book should not ignore. Walk-in application is conventional but a bit tedious since you need to endure all forces which might hamper your instant application particularly getting the first queue numbers. 500 more words


Life of Seafarers Wife

Marrying a seafarer is definitely not an easy choice, but making easy choices is not my forte..

Its been 2 years since I married this handsome sailor. 269 more words