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MCA publish the Workboat Code - Edition 2

10 Jan 2019

MCA has published the Workboat Code edition 2: The safety of small workboats and pilot boats - a code of practice.

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New Year's Honours for marine industry personnel

03 Jan 2019

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British Marine congratulates two representatives from member companies who were recognised in the New Year’s Honours list.

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New Sustainable Boating Awareness Resources for Marine Businesses

03 Jan 2019

The Green Blue has a new range of educational material to help British Marine members continue to raise awareness of environmental good practice amongst their staff, customers and clients.

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Brexit Latest: Sign up for Government guidance on ‘No Deal’ planning

03 Jan 2019

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On Friday 21 December, the UK Government published more guidance for businesses on how to prepare for a ‘No Deal’ Brexit.

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The Global Marina Institute (GMI) delivers another Intermediate Marina Mangers (IMM) course

20 Dec 2018

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British Marine in partnership with the Marina Industries Association (MIA) delivered an IMM course in Dubai recently to 10 delegates from the UAE, Greece and the UK.

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The new Marina and Boatyard Operative Standard is now approved and published for delivery

20 Dec 2018

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The British Marine employer group has developed the new standard in line with the Government’s apprenticeship reforms.

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Proposed BSS Requirements for carbon monoxide alarms approved

20 Dec 2018

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Following a public consultation on proposed changes to the Boat Safety Scheme (BSS), the BSS Management Committee has decided that new BSS Requirements for carbon monoxide (CO) alarms on boats will be introduced from next April.

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How to comply with the Recreational Craft Regs in a ‘No Deal’ Brexit scenario

20 Dec 2018

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British Marine looks at the detail and highlights the key areas for members, as the UK Government publishes draft legislation confirming how Recreational Craft Regulations compliance will be delivered should the UK leave the EU without a deal.

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British Marine looks at the UK's new immigration proposals

20 Dec 2018

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British Marine takes a look at the Government’s proposals for the UK’s new immigration system. It is aimed at enabling employers to have access to the skills they need from around the world, following an end to free movement as the UK leaves the EU.

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Benefit from a business-academic partnership

20 Dec 2018

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Funding is available to help UK businesses partner with academic institutes. The funding is to improve competitiveness and productivity by bringing new knowledge and skills into businesses that are looking to innovate and do things differently. Find out more about Knowledge Transfer Partnerships here.

 

 

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