IASST International Meeting and Seminar in ST.Petersburg, Russia

Dmitrijs Semjonovs - Deputy Director of Novikontas Maritime College was elected as Membership Director of IASST (International Association of Safety & Survival Training, www.iasst.com) during the 62nd IASST International Meeting and Seminar held on 19-23 of April at St. Petersburg, Russia.The 62nd IASST International Meeting and Seminar was hosted by Makarov Training centre the only member of IASST from Russia, 20 countries were represented by more then 30 members. First time in a history of IASST meeting was held in Russia. The IASST is a non-profit Organization that brings together more than 100 leading Maritime Institutions and Organizations as well as Industry Bodies and related Equipment Manufacturers, National Government Representatives and a number of Research Organizations from 48 countries. IASST mission is to facilitate the exchange of information on matters relating to safety in the maritime environment and to promote continuous improvement in safety and survival training internationally. Novikontas Maritime College is member of IASST from 2005.