Fourth issue of the SHIELD Newsletters!

The fourth newsletter of the SHIELD project is now available in English. Check it out to know more about the last Conference and partner meeting that took place in Ponte de Lima (Portugal), and the two new deliverables of the project – the Masterclass course for Supervisors of Oil&Gas Installations and the measures to validate […]

SHIELD’s 3rd Newsletter!

We are pleased to present the third newsletter of the project, with all the activities carried out and information about the training program on Health&Safety for the Offshore industry, including construction, gas and oil, renewable energies, that took place in Den Helder (Netherlands) from 25 January to 3 February. Click the following link to download the newsletter: SHIELD […]

The SHIELD pilot training ends successfully

From 25 January to 3 February took place in Den Helder (Netherlands) the 10 days pilot training on prevention of labor risks in the offshore sector, within the framework of the SHIELD project. Attendants with different backgrounds arriving from Cyprus, Romania, Portugal and Spain could receive the training and give their feedback at the end […]

3rd Transnational Project Meeting

On 24-25 January 2019 took place at the Huis van de Wind (House of Wind) in Den Helder (NL), the 3rd transnational meeting of the SHIELD Project. During the meeting, the 5 partners of the project, SHIPCON(Cyprus), Acta Center (Romania), PRIME (Holland), I -Box Create (Spain) and PREVIFORM (Portugal) could explain the work done in the last months and make the last arrangements for the 10 […]

Pilot training on PREVENTION OF LABOR RISKS in the OFFSHORE sector

Within the framework of the SHIELD Project, the consortium organizes a pilot training course on Labour Risk Prevention in the offshore sector. The course develops the basic content for workers, LRP professionals, mutual insurance companies, etc. interested on training in Health and Safety at sea. The course will be in Den Helder (The Netherlands) in 2019 (the dates will […]

SHIELD in Cyprus

On 11th September 2018 took place in Limassol (Cyprus) the seminar ‘Opportunities in the offshore sector in Cyprus and SE Mediterranea‘ within the framework of the SHIELD project, organized by the local partner ShipCon. This event was part of the dessemination strategy for the SHIELD project.      Pictures: session focused on the recruitment in the […]

SHIELD in Portugal

On 4th September took place in Ponte de Lima (Portugal), a multiplier event focused on Safety and Health in the Offshore Sector, organized by PREVIFORM. This event was cellebrated as part of the dissemination strategy of the SHIELD project in order to give as much visibility as possible to the project’s contents. The seminar’s impact has […]

Women working offshore

While nowadays it is wide common the presence of female professionals in most of the industrial sectors, the offshore seems to be still an unconquered field, with a considerable gender gap. Knowing this and realizing how the lack of references and mentors works against the incorporation of women to this sector, Ally Cedeno, currently senior […]