The Crowley Maritime Corporation in Jacksonville, Florida, has announced a partnership with the Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) to train employees in the coastal wind industry.
The first type of training and human resource development program is offered specifically for the New England coastal wind power industry. The partnership, described at the International Beach Partnership Forum (IFF) Conference, seeks to develop a competent workforce in the US wind industry, including maritime safety and rescue guidelines.
The program is certified by the Global Windows Organization (GOO), which sets international standards for safety training. The academy is co-ordinating with Coalition, the world’s largest provider of special education in the energy and industry sectors.
“Crowley and MMA are leaders in the marine industry, and the joint program will help us build the next generation of workers in the marine industry,” said Jeff Andrei, vice president of Crowley New Energy. “This partnership will provide employees with the skills and knowledge they need, and together we will help create clean energy sources in the United States.”
Crowley will continue to provide MMA cadres scholarships, internships, and crafts training at the Marines at Marines and the newly formed Marines. The past.
Collaborating with industry leaders at MMA is critical to our program. Massachusetts Maritime Academy President of USSR Admiral Francis X McDonald, USS, is proud to partner with Crowley to create jobs in the coastal wind industry. Training and Practice Our cadres will gain valuable skills and experience as they pursue their careers in this growing field.
The partnership directs resources to create communication programs and manpower for unrepresented public groups, especially in Massachusetts Gateway.
On Monday, Massachusetts Maritime Academy said the three students practiced summer at Winner Wind, a developer of the first commercial beach wind project in the United States, 15 miles south of Martha’s Vineyard.
“Experienced education is part of our culture. Learning by doing is an important part of our curriculum at MMA, ”said Assistant Director of Vocational and Vocational Services at Massachusetts Academy and 2010 Class Students. Master in the Academy. Three of our students enjoyed working in the vineyard.