Deputy Coast Guard commander opens course

Manama, Deputy Coast Guard Commander, Brigadier Jassim Al Ghatam has inaugurated the 13th vessel captains course at the Maritime Training Wing.

It is being attended by 12 participants from the Coast Guard, the Special Security Force and the National Guard.

The Deputy Commander has said the course is part of the Coast Guard’s annual training plan to improve the skills of the participating personnel.

The four-month course is divided into two phases that cover the law on preventing collisions, maps, navigation devices, maritime emergencies, first aid, and practical training in vessel driving.

Source: Bahrain News Agency