Wartsila & Ocean Technologies to Improve Safety & Efficiency atSea
The leading provider of maritime smart Simulation and Training solutions Wartsila Voyage, and the leading maritime knowledge and technology solutions
The leading provider of maritime smart Simulation and Training solutions Wartsila Voyage, and the leading maritime knowledge and technology solutions provider Ocean Technologies Group, have agreed to share their expertise and resources via a strategic partnership that will significantly enhance safety and efficiency in the maritime sector. With complementary converging digital technologies and platforms, Wartsila Voyage and OTG will provide industry stakeholders in maritime learning, shipping companies, maritime training providers, manning agencies and seafarers, with a unique opportunity to be connected on a single end-to-end learning journey, combining on-demand digital training and assessment, virtual and simulation events via cloud-based solutions, and in-person learning experiences at maritime training centres or aboard ship.
Initially the partnership makes Wärtsilä Voyage’s Cloud Simulation services and training catalogue available through OTG’s recently announced and significantly enhanced Ocean Learning Platform. The combined customer pool of over three thousand shipping companies and training centers, plus well over a million seafarers, will be able to access Wärtsilä training, assessment, and certification on an ‘on-demand’ basis, any time, and from anywhere in the world.
And this is just the beginning. Combining this with the learning, competence management and instructional tools provided by the Ocean Learning Platform, including cutting-edge solutions such as OTG’s virtual classroom and rapid e-learning, industry will be presented with the broadest and most comprehensive range of maritime specific digital learning solutions available in the market. For shipping companies and maritime training providers navigating the industry trend towards digital-learning, Wärtsilä Voyage and OTG are established and reliable partners providing a clear course to their destination.