STC B.V. has a worldwide reputation for high quality training for operational and managerial functions in the maritime, logistics and multi-modal transport sector. Companies and their employees who are active in storage and warehousing, shipping, offshore, dredging, intermodal transport, ports and logistics find a serious training partner in STC B.V. Therewith STC B.V. contributes to optimization of human capital and increases the reliability, efficiency, safety and profitability of the sectors stated above. STC B.V. provides standard courses as well as tailor-made courses to meet the specific requirements of the customer. STC B.V. is also worldwide experienced in consultancy and operational research within the fields mentioned. STC B.V. is a full subsidiary of the STC-Group, the most specialized training and knowledge institute for shipping, transport and port related industries. The STC-Group utilizes state-of-the-art simulators and highly skilled and experienced staff. “I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.” With this approach, learning by doing, STC B.V. differentiates from other training institutes. With its simulators STC B.V. creates an interactive and safe environment for actual practice simulation. STC B.V. disposes of an ECDIS simulator, full mission bridge simulators, engine room simulators, crane simulators and a VTS simulators. On request STC B.V. develops tailor-made ship models, training environments, programs and scenarios, for example for the virtual placement of an offshore platform using multiple simulators interactive in one simulated environment. STC B.V. has developed a mobile VTS simulator which can be used all over the world. We work according to international guidelines and model courses (IMO and IALA) for the training of VTS Operators. This mobile VTS simulator meets all DNV-requirements of VTS simulators Class A. STC B.V. and her predecessor are active in worldwide VTS training since 1996 and has an IALA recognition in many countries around the world. An overview of the DNV certified qualifications of STC B.V.: - Training centre - Simulator centre - Individual simulators - Courses like BRM and ERM. The STCW courses are ILENT (The Netherlands Shipping Inspectorate) certified.

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Name Wim van 't Padje



Wilhelminakade 701

Port number 1247, Rotterdam

P.O. Box 51290, 3007 GG Rotterdam


3072 AP


Telephone +31 10 48 66 654

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