GSSC Launches Lighthouse Campaign and Establishes National Maritime Education Council

In response to this need, industry partners recently launched a national initiative called the Lighthouse Campaign. On December 6-7, 2011, the leadership team of the Lighthouse Campaign sent representatives to a meeting at NCCER headquarters in Alachua, Florida. The purpose of this meeting was to finalize the plans for the development of a national Maritime Workforce Development program and to establish the National Maritime Education Council to provide oversight of the program.

Mobile, AL – 50,000!  That’s the number of skilled shipbuild

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National Maritime Education Council (NMEC) One Step Closer to Creating Industry Recognized Curricula and Credentials for Maritime Industry

Gautier, MS. –Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) representing NMEC member organizations from across the country met in Gautier, MS, May 22-24, 2012, to continue the organization’s efforts to develop national standardized curricula and associated skill assessments for the maritime industry.

Gautier, MS. –Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) representing NMEC member organizations from across the country met in Gautier, MS, May 22-24, 2012, to continue the organization’s efforts to develop national standardized curricula and associated skill assessments for the maritime industry.  NMEC members participating in the event included Bollinger Shipyards, Continental Maritime, Ingalls Shipbuilding, Newport News Shipbuilding, Signal International, Technico, Virginia Ship 08/24/2012

Presidents of Shipbuilders Council of America and Ingalls Shipbuilding to Speak at GSSC’S Fifth Annual Conference

Matt Paxton, president of the Shipbuilders Council of America will present a national perspective of the shipbuilding industry at GSSC’s fifth annual conference, March 27-28, 2012. Irwin Edenzon, president of Ingalls Shipbuilding, will focus on workforce development in light of a changing economy.

Mobile, AL—Matt Paxton, president of the Shipbuilders Council of America will present a national perspective of the shipbuilding industry at GSSC’s fifth annual conference, March 27-28, 2012.

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