American Bureau of Shipping completes audit at the ASCO Training Center


The American Bureau of Shipping – one of the most influential classification societies, has completed an audit at the Training Center of Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company (ASCO).

The two-day audit was conducted by Ryan Salamati, a representative of the Baku office of the American Bureau of Shipping.

The confirmed compliance of the trainings organized at the Training Center with international standards. At the end of the audit, the Classification Society issued a certificate to the Training Center.

In addition, the Training Center received ABS certificates for two new trainings (“Mooring and anchoring operations” and “Operations for mooring a vessel to a berth or another ship and unmooring for ship and coastal sailors”).

It should be noted that the ASCO Training Center provides training, practical exercises, and assessment services for Seafarer Certification. The center has modern auditoriums, a swimming pool, as well as latest models of fitness and marine equipment.