Need for MNTI
The Ministry of Shipping has decided to upgrade the Training Centre to Marine Navigation Training Institute to meet the following objectives.
- India has been nominated as single point of Contact by IALA for capacity building on AToN training needs for North Indian Ocean Rim Countries (12 Countries) and Littoral Countries (03 countries).
- To impart Training to AToN personnel of SAARC Countries.
- To impart Training to AToN personnel of major and Minor ports of India.
As a part of skill development program to meet the need of Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) personnel for Major and Minor Ports and create overseas employment opportunities