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Around the world our fellows and members work hard to promote
professionalism in the sector. The Institute has a network of 25
international branches. There are also a number of countries where
there is a significant presence of members as well as active
shipping economies that are in different stages of development as
the Institute branches of the future.
In Rotterdam and Istanbul leadership committees have been formed
by local members that are helping the Institute developing new
They provide a point of reference for local membership and the
local shipping community organising technical seminars as well as
supporting local students with revision evenings and Open days.
The Institute also works with maritime organisations and
education providers that teach our syllabus. Education providers
can undergo an official application and audit process to become
officially accredited as an International Teaching Centres