Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company cooperates with Columbia Shipmanagement to organize internship for ACSC 20 staff members
Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company says it takes consistent steps towards developing highly qualified young talents, training of staff and studying international best practices in the field of navigation. To achieve this goal, the Company maintains cooperation with different leading shipping companies and universities around the globe.
“Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd.” is one of the global shipping companies which Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company cooperates with.
Under the terms of the memorandum signed with this company, it is planned to organize internship for 20 staff members of Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company in the vessels of “Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd”. During the internship, they will work together with a team composed of representatives of different countries and get familiarized with the operation principle of much bigger ships. The internship will also provide them with an opportunity to travel huge ports around the world.
Participation of six employees in the project has already been approved.
Two of them - Orkhan Hasanov and Tural Aliyev have already successfully completed the training program organized by “Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd” in Batumi. At the next stage, these young talents will start internship in the vessels “Cape Tallin” (safe load capacity - 42010, deadweight - 73711 tones) and “Cape Dawson” (safe load capacity - 8278 ton, deadweight - 12789 tones).
At present, necessary documentation works are carried out for the participation of the remaining four staff members.
Selection of the young workers to participate in the project was done by the representatives from Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company and “Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd” on the basis of special criteria. During the selection, preference was given to professionalism, working principle, foreign language skills, etc. of participants.
Caspian Shipping Company renews its staff constantly and that plans to benefit the experience of these young talents in the future.
Having over 30 years of experience, “Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd” is a leading company in the field of protection of life at sea, safe shipping operations with vessels of different designation, as well as in the management of ship personnel. With its branch offices in many countries around the globe, “Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd” has over 1500 vessels under its management. 500 of them are owned by the company, while the remaining vessels are owned by companies of different countries.