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Free online courses for NI members...

The Nautical Institute has joined with KVH Videotel, a world leader in the provision of e-learning, to offer NI members access to a range of online-only courses, entirely free of charge. 

The courses cover a variety of topics including risk assessment at sea, ECDIS and crisis management and marine environmental awareness.

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  1. The Navigator - Issue 19: Lookout

    The Navigator - Issue 19: Lookout

    The latest issue of The Nautical Institute's free magazine explores efficient watchkeeping.

  2. Nautical Institute eNewsletter - August-September 2018

    Nautical Institute eNewsletter - August-September 2018

    Find out what The NI has been up to over recent months.


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Find out how your organisation can help to support a key industry safety initiative while accessing a range of valuable benefits.

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The Navigator

Help us to distribute our free magazine for professional marine navigators.

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The Nautical Institute's Mariners' Alerting and Reporting Scheme (MARS) provides everyone in the maritime industry with free access to a searchable online database of accidents and near misses.

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