Training &
Swifthips academy

Programs Designed for the Client's Requirements
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Swiftships’ training programs are customized to meet the specific needs of our clients, that we determine through systematic training need analysis. Our approach emphasizes integration and sustainability as part of a long-term collaboration for the ultimate advantage. We help our clients develop the knowledge and skills to construct quality vessels, reduce operational costs, manage risks, extend vessels’ lifecycle ILS and/or crew training. Swiftships’ training programs combine theoretical learning, hands-on practice, and the use of simulators, a proven methodology to maximize preparedness and maintain operational effectiveness. 

The U.S. Based training

Training is conducted by experts and covers:

  • Technical and Operational Skills
  • Shipbuilding and Maintenance
  • Sea-trials and Simulations
  • Electronics and Mechanics
  • Safety and Procedures
  • Crew Training

Swiftships identifies our clients’ needs and provides relevant training programs to ensure quality maintenance, operational and technical success.

In-Country Training

We recognize that in-country training is an effective way to transfer required knowledge and skills for indigenous and independent capabilities in shipbuilding, maintenance, repair or crew training. Our training programs are comprehensive and range from skills development for craftsmen, to managers’ level, and are customized depending on the project’s scope. Our support extends to the level our clients require, including day-to-day management supervision, mentoring, and transferring of specialized skills.

specialized training
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We extend our programs, as required, to include specialized courses, which can be conducted in training institutes or at our partners’ facilities. We offer R&D and innovation related training programs, as well as technology updates. We take pride in sharing our increasing expertise with our clients and customers, and we offer our training programs to be conducted in the languages preferred by the client.

Swiftships' academy opportunities for welders

In addition to providing multitude of training services to the U.S. and International clients, Swift Academy trains a large number of craftsmen. The welding academy conducts a 6-8 week course in which potential aspiring welders are trained in aluminum Metal Inert Gas (MIG) welding. Upon entering the course, students receive a salary based on their skill level. After successfully completing the academy and attaining U.S. Coast Guard certification, students have the opportunity to join the Swiftships team in production of some of the world’s finest naval ships.

Opportunities exist for:

  • Individuals who have completed a two-year welding course
  • Welders who have a few months to a year of aluminum welding experience

For more information please contact Human Resources at [email protected] or call 985-380-2529. For more information about working with Switships, visit our Careers page. 

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Personnel support services

Swiftships offers unique packages for the attendees of the U.S. based extended training programs. Our specialized program managers can understand and exceed our customers’ requirements, expectations and are experienced working with diverse cultures. We offer custom-tailored support services packages that include:

  Housing and Transportation
  Translation (in person and 24/7 call center support)
  VIP events and workshops
  Program Management and Reporting
  Local on-boarding and training
  Performance assessment