KCL Group

KCL Group, Greece

QMS Maritime Training Center, Member Company of KCL GROUP OF COMPANIES, is a maritime training center with almost three decades of dynamic operations and a uniform structure based on IMO specifications and educational management philosophy, while current trends and new market requirements always dictate a dynamic content.  With well over 22,000 trainees since its establishment offers over 110 different courses and programs (both continuous education and statutory STCW), to cover all levels of knowledge and ability, for seagoing and retired mariners, shipping company shore staff and senior executives for further professional development, through classroom, in house, on location and on-board fleet programs, we have gained the respect & support of the international shipping market.

A Center of Excellence in maritime training and education, offering high training standards, modern facilities, marine simulation laboratories, and a comprehensive range of courses for both ship and shore-based personnel.  Among the over 110 different courses and programs, the following categories are: STCW 95 courses for statutory certification; Operational & Technical courses for ships’ operations including Risk Assessment and Incident Investigation & Analysis; SSQHE courses; Executive Management courses, including Leadership & Management; and, Assessment/Testing services (psychometrics as per TVMSA, MARLINS English, TOTS CBA).

Accreditations / References: QMS – MTC is one of over 100 Approved Testing Centers worldwide for the ISF MARLINS Maritime English Language Assessment testing program for seafarers, approved by UK MCA. Further, it is recognized and accredited by the following Flag State Administrations:  Cyprus Maritime Administration and Malta Maritime Authority. QMS MTC is a Type Specific Training Partner for ECDIS JRC and Kelvin Hughes training." Lately QMS is accredited by Nautical Institute for its E-learning Courses. “