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Do you operate a passenger boat? Then you need to get involved with the MCA's Grandfathering Review

13 Dec 2018

General News

British Marine and the Passenger Boat Association (PBA) are drafting an industry response to the MCA’s Grandfathering Review, on behalf of passenger boat operators in membership. The response must be evidence-based and British Marine needs PBA members to provide important information.

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British Marine works to make Peer-to-Peer boating safer

12 Dec 2018

General News

Following the recent publicity regarding the crowdfunding campaigns for British Marine members Beds on Board and Borrow a Boat, British Marine is taking this opportunity to detail the work it has carried out over the past three years to retain safety for those who enjoy boating through this type of business model.

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Damian Hinds Technical Education Speech on Technical Skills

06 Dec 2018

The Education Secretary sets out his plans to get more people into skilled jobs through a clear quality technical pathway.

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Register Now: British Marine Webinar on the IMO's Hong Kong Convention & the EU's Ship recycling regulations

06 Dec 2018

General News

British Marine's Technical Executive, Edward Tuite will discuss EU Ship Recycling and Regulations and the inventory of hazardous materials.

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Register now for the next British Marine Webinar

29 Nov 2018

General News

British Marine’s Head of Member Relations, Hayley James-Harris, will be hosting a webinar on the topic of Member Benefits & Services at 11am on Thursday 6 December. All British Marine members and non-members are welcome to join.

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British Marine looks at the UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement

29 Nov 2018

General News

British Marine looks at some of the detail in the updated UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement and joint Political Declaration, as well as what happens next.

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The ESFA has announced changes to the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers

29 Nov 2018

Rule changes will impact training providers and employers who use Apprenticeship Levy or Government co-investment funds to deliver apprenticeship programmes. Sub-contractors will need to apply and register on RoATP by August 2019.

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TAP Grants available for the Miami International Boat Show

22 Nov 2018

General News

British Marine has a limited amount of TAP Grants, to the amount of £2,000, to issue to qualifying UK companies to exhibit at the Miami International Boat Show.

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Have your say on SEMTAs review of National Occupational Standards

22 Nov 2018

SEMTA is currently considering which Engineering and Manufacturing National Occupational Standard (NOS) Suites should be reviewed in 2019/2020. They are keen to hear from employers, training providers and other stakeholders regarding the content of the qualifications.

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NEW: Retention of Title Clauses in Supply Contracts

22 Nov 2018

Following questions on Retention of Title, British Marine have drawn up a guidance document that members can use in their Terms and Conditions.

 

 

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