Japan (JOGMEC) At Sea Training Programme

Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) Training Programme 2016

UPDATE: [15 March 2016]

First-ranked candidates : Mr. Jean Marie Bope Bope Lapwong (D. R. Congo), Mr. Mohamed Ahmed Moheb Eldesouky (Egypt), Mr. Viliame Momoivalu (Fiji), Ms. Preeyaphat Kongthaworn (Thailand), Mr. Luis Polido de Souza (Brazil)

Alternates: 1. Mr. Hai Trinh Le (Vietnam); 2. Mr. Solomon F. Dan (Nigeria); 3. Ms. Mamatha Singanahalli Shivaramu (India); 4. Mr. Wael Abdelwahab Ibrahem (Egypt); 5. Mr. Anh The Tran (Vietnam); 6. Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Gad (Egypt); 7. Mr. Chon Thanh Vu (Vietnam); 8. Mr. Capter John Tubo (Philippines); 9. Mr. K M Azam Chowdhury (Bangladesh); 10. Mr. Zolboo Ganbaatar (Mongolia); 11. Mr. Haitham Said Al farqani (Oman); 12. Mr. Abdulkadir Mohamed Farah (Somali)

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Japan Oil, Gas, and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) is offering five training places on board a research vessel for candidates from developing States, pursuant to the terms of the contract for exploration for cobalt-rich ferromanganese crusts between JOGMEC and the International Seabed Authority. The at-sea training programme is scheduled between May and June in 2016 for a duration of about 40 days: 3 days for the pre-cruise training, 30 days for the at-sea training and 7 days for the post-cruise training.

Members of the Authority are invited to nominate qualified candidates, who must be from developing countries, for the training programme. [Download Training Proposal]

Submission of nominations/application should be in one of the official languages of the Authority in electronic format to: training@isa.org.jm and should be received by 31 December 2015. Nominations received after that date will not be considered for this training programme.

Nominations must be accompanied by: 

  1. a Nomination Form (docx | pdf) completed by the nominating government;
  2. an Application Form (docx | pdf) completed by the candidate.

Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC)
Training Programme 2015 (CLOSED)

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Submission of nominations for JOGMEC training programme should be received by 15 June 2014. Nominations received after that date will not be considered for JOGMEC training programme, but will be taken into consideration for other future training opportunities of this kind. The Nomination and Application forms should be submitted in electronic format to: training@isa.org.jm in one of the official languages of the Authority.


Download the following forms:

  • Nomination Form | docx | pdf (to be completed by the nominating government)
  • Application Form | docx | pdf | (to be completed by the candidate