AgilePlans Global & Seafarer Training

Boost your crew’s productivity while reducing risk, thanks to the Videotel Basic Training Package (BTP), which is included as part of every KVH AgilePlans Global subscription.

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Award-winning Training Content for Your Crew

Effective training and education are paramount to improving crew safety and reducing risk to cargo and vessels. That’s why every AgilePlans Global subscription includes a selection of training programs that are accessible at any time to any member of your crew onboard.

The Videotel™ Basic Training Packages provide concise, effective and memorable introduction to topics such as personal survival, firefighting, coping with hazardous weather and emergencies in enclosed spaces. Use them to educate new crew and to keep your officers up to date with the latest regulations.

Select the Training Best Suited to Your Needs


When you activate each AgilePlans Global-equipped vessel, you can choose from one of three 20-video SCTW-related programs so your crew has access to educational content that fits your operation.

Dry Cargo

  • Cybersecurity at Sea Training Program
  • Working with Tugs
  • When One Thing Leads to Another – Safe Container Operations
  • Vessel Resource Management Series - Part 5 - Engine Room Watchkeeping
  • Vessel Resource Management Series - Part 4 - Bridge Watchkeeping
  • Safe Use of Forklift Trucks on Board Ships
  • The Safe Use of ECDIS in Practice
  • Safe Lifting of Non-Cargo Loads
  • Port State Control - Tightening the Net
  • Personal Survival Series (Edition 2) Part 3 - Liferafts
  • Personal Survival Series - Part 1 - Mustering
  • The Mooring Series (Edition 4) Part 2 - Safe Mooring Practice
  • An Introduction to Freefall Lifeboats
  • Hatch Covers – A Practical Guide
  • Garbage Management - Marpol Annex V (Edition 2)
  • Fire Fighting at Sea Series (Edition 3) Part 2 - Basic Fire Fighting
  • Entry into Enclosed Spaces - Part 5 Emergency Procedures & Rescue
  • Dangerous Goods at Sea Series: Part 1 – The IMDG Code
  • Dangerous and Difficult Bulk Cargoes: Best Practice and the IMSBC Code (Edition 2)
  • Bulk Carriers – Handle with Care - Edition 2

Offshore

  • Cybersecurity at Sea Training Program
  • Working with Tugs
  • The Work of the Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel
  • Who Needs It? Personal Protective Equipment
  • Slips, Trips and Falls
  • Safe Offshore Cargo Transportation
  • Safe Lifting of Non-Cargo Loads
  • Rescue Boat and Fast Rescue Boat Operations
  • Report a Near Miss - Save a Life
  • Recovery of Persons from the Water (Man Overboard)
  • Personal Survival Series (Edition 2) Part 3 - Liferafts
  • Personal Survival Series - Part 1 - Mustering
  • Offshore Supply Safety
  • Offshore Helideck Inspections
  • Offshore Anchor Handling
  • The Mooring Series (Edition 4) Part 2 - Safe Mooring Practice
  • It's Not Worth It! Maritime Pollution Offences
  • Fire Fighting at Sea Series (Edition 3) Part 2 - Basic Fire Fighting
  • Entry into Enclosed Spaces - Part 5 Emergency Procedures & Rescue
  • Entry into Enclosed Spaces - Part 1 Awareness

Tankers

  • Cybersecurity at Sea Training Program
  • Working with Tugs
  • Working Aloft on Tankers and Gas Carriers
  • Vapour Emission Control
  • Tanker Management Self-Assessment (TMSA) 2
  • Tank Cleaning Practice
  • Success with SIRE
  • Ship to Ship Transfer Series: Part 2 – In Port
  • Ship to Ship Transfer Series: Part 1 – At Sea (Edition 2)
  • Recovery of Persons from the Water (Man Overboard)
  • Over and Under Pressurisation of Tanks – Edition 2
  • The Mooring Series (Edition 4) Part 2 - Safe Mooring Practice
  • Liquefied Gas Fire Hazard Management – Edition 2
  • Keeping Up Standards – Ship Vetting Inspections for Bulk Oil Carriers – Edition 3
  • An Introduction to Freefall Lifeboats
  • Garbage Management - Marpol Annex V (Edition 2)
  • The Fluid Hammer Effect
  • Chemical Tanker Operations Series: Part 2 – Safety and Pollution Prevention
  • Chemical Tanker Operations Series: Part 1 – Cargoes, Ships & Legislation
  • Cargo Contamination on Tankers



Convenient Access to the Training Content

The Basic Training Package content is stored in the TracPhone® ICM belowdecks unit so that each video is easily accessible at any time via KVH Link and its TRAININGlink module. Training programs may then be viewed on TVs, smartphones, tablets, or laptops for ultimate crew convenience.

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How It's Delivered


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Delivered by IP-MobileCast

KVH Link is delivered by our unique IP-MobileCast (IPMC) multicast service to KVH’s TracPhone® V7-HTS and TracPhone V11-HTS antennas. Multicasting enables KVH to deliver large amounts of secure content to many ships at once, over unused bandwidth, without slowing down onboard Internet speeds or registering usage against your monthly data plan.


Learn About IPMC

Allow up to 30 days for all videos to be delivered to the vessel following activation.


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