National Nautical Traffic Service Training

NNVO is the key training centre for the nautical sector. We train vessel traffic managers, but also operating shore and fleet personnel of locks and bridges. We thereby focus on quality, development and innovation and in doing so, NNVO contributes significantly to sound and safe port and fairway management in the Netherlands.

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Introduction course nautical field

Are you curious about the nautical sector and do you want to follow one of our courses or trainings? We recommend the introductory course in the nautical field for students without prior knowledge. Through an e-learning with a study load of 6 to 10 hours you familiarize yourself with the nautical world. You will learn the most important rules and concepts.

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NNVO and coronavirus

The impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on our educational institution is significant. NNVO is fully committed to protecting everybody’s health and in this way wants to contribute to reducing the number of corona infections. NNVO has therefore taken several precautions, following the guidelines of the government and the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM).

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NNVO neemt afscheid bij MARIN

Nog één keer kwamen ze bij elkaar: de VTS-medewerkers van NNVO en MARIN. Na een jarenlange samenwerking was het op vrijdag 24 september tijd om afscheid te nemen van een tijdperk.

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Veelgestelde vragen coronavirus

Hoe gaat NNVO om met het coronavirus? Bekijk hier de meestgestelde vragen & antwoorden.

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Drie vragen aan cursist Laura Bais

Laura Bais (23) behaalde onlangs haar certificaat voor de basisopleiding tot nautisch operator. Daarnaast rondde ze in twee maanden tijd nog twaalf aansluitende modules succesvol af. Ze komt oorspronkelijk uit de horeca en besloot het roer om te gooien. 

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