ERIC Number: ED200444
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Sep-9
Reference Count: N/A
Sea Training at Maritime Academies Oversight. Hearings Before the Ad Hoc Select Subcommittee on Maritime Education and Training of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Ninety-Sixth Congress, Second Session on Sea Training of United States Merchant Marine Officers and Different Ways of Satisfying This Requirement at the Various Maritime Academies.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.
Recorded are minutes of hearings before the House Ad Hoc Select Subcommittee on Maritime Education and Training regarding the sea training of United States Merchant Marine officers. Examined are various approaches to meeting the sea training requirement, especially the options of maritime academy training vessels, sailing on U.S.-flag merchant ships, the role of smaller vessels and the use of simulators. Presented are the oral testimony of 27 witnesses, along with additional material and communications submitted. (WB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.