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Dleep Fotedar
Commercial Director Nautical at City of Glasgow College


After an outstanding academic performance Dleep accidentally joined a Medical school followed by a couple of years in an aviation academy before finally finding his passion while studying at the Marine Academy in the Russian federation and graduating as an Engineer Navigator.

Dleep served at sea for over a decade, returning to shore in 2005 to lecture at the City of Glasgow College. Through extensive teaching experience in a variety of areas Dleep has created many innovative and successful courses at the college and also internationally.

With a vision to train and educate the SMART seafarers of the next generation, Dleeps current role as a Commercial Director for the Nautical Operations allows the link with Industry to be stronger and hence more responsive to innovative bespoke courses ensuring the learners are equipped with the necessary skills that are required by the ever-changing nature of our complex industry.

Dleep is also a member of the MNTB technical committee and an IAMI Director.

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Agenda Sessions

  • SMART Training- STCW 4.0 or Education 4.0

    , 16:00
  • OPEN FORUM AND IDEA GENERATION: What standards need to be included in STCW 4.0 to address digital competence?

    , 16:20