Fleet Management Limited (FML) manages over 240 vessels, making it one of the world’s largest ship management companies. FML places heavy emphasis on crew education, and in addition to operating its own training institute in Mumbai, holds two major seminars for its Indian officers each year. FML also holds annual seminars in Manila and Dalian for its Filipino and Chinese seafarers. Mark Williams and Simon Rapley participated in the first seminar of 2012 which took place at the Park Hyatt Hotel, Goa on 12 and 13 April. Over 100 deck and engineer officers attended along with several FML directors including MD Mr Kishore Rajvanshy and a number of FML’s principals including Odfjell Tankers, United Arab Chemical Carriers, K-Line and Diamond Shipping.