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Seamen train for on-board security

The men and women who work on the high seas have to be prepared for just about anything. Even pirates.

With changes that came into effect on Jan. 1 of this year under International Maritime Association (IMO), all crew members on certain ships must now have safety-training certification.

MacDonnell Group held a training session in Port aux Basques in late February for workers in marine industries. Over twenty men from communities on the coast came out to receive the training.

Read the full story on the Compass website here.


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