Human Element, Training and Watchkeeping sub-committee (HTW)
These aspects include:
- minimum international standards for training and certification of seafarers and fishing vessel personnel
- technical and operational issues related to maritime safety, security, and environmental protection
- promoting and implementing the IMO human element strategy.
This was previously called the Standards of Training and Watchkeeping (STW) Sub-Committee.
Next session of this committee
The next session is the 4th Session of the Human Element, Training and Watchkeeping Sub-Committee (HTW 4).
Date: Monday 30 January - Friday 3 February 2017
Location: IMO Headquarters, 4 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7SR
At the end of each Human Element, Training and Watchkeeping (HTW) Sub-Committee meeting, a final report is prepared for submission to the Maritime Safety Committee.
The final report provides a record of the issues discussed and actions taken by the Sub-Committee.