“Excellence is an art won by training.”


Timely up gradation of manpower skills is very important to meet the changing needs in the competitive environment. DDI believes in addressing the ever increasing demands of its owners/ clients by providing them the most competitive and competent seafarers.


DDI out of its office located in Mumbai, provides quality training to the seafarers there by shaping them as per the latest industry requirements and standards and making them adaptable to all the cultures and situations. Highly motivated and proficient trainers imparting training ensure that owners are completely contended and pleased by the crew provided to them.


Taking one step ahead in training, DDI recently incepted Advance Maritime Training Institute in Delhi to address the changing needs of competitive environment by timely up gradation of seafarer skills and talent. AMTI is not just a place to provide theoretical knowledge to the sea farers but an institution that imparts effective practical training to seafarers. For details on AMTI click here.


Doehle Danautic Training and Development division is headed by Capt. Tarasingh Hazari. Capt. T.D Hazari commenced his sea career after graduation from T.S. Dufferin in June 1964, and later joined The Shipping Corporation of India as a Deck Cadet, climbed up the ladder to master serving on various vessels. In July 1979, he joined the shore services of SCI and worked in Bulk Carrier & Tanker Division (twice), Technical Services Division, SCI Maritime Training Institute and ISM Cell.
He served as a Director in Technical & Offshore Services Division and as a Member of the Board of Directors of SCI. He superannuated in March 2006. He holds an Extra-Master Certificate of Competency from Board of Trade, U.K. and a Master of Science degree in Maritime Education and Training from World Maritime University, Malmo, Sweden. He is a Fellow of the Company of Master Mariners, life member of Institution of Marine Technologists.


Under the enriched guidance and supervision of Capt. Hazari the following courses are conducted:

  • H2S Safety Awareness
  • Safety & Environment Protection Awareness
  • ISM & SMS Awareness
  • ISPS Awareness
  • Shipboard Safety officer
  • Risk Assessment and Management
  • Volatile Organic Compounds – Emission Control System and Management
  • ISO 9001: Quality Management System
  • ISO 14001: Environment Management System
  • ISO 18001: Occupational Health and Safety Management System
  • ISM Code Internal Auditor’s Course
  • STCW 95: Training for On – Board Trainers


A good start ensures good continuation and progression as well. Prior to the joining of trainees on the various vessels we provide them with a detailed “Deck and Engine Orientation Program” a three week course that prepares them to be competent seafarers on board.


This program ensures that the trainees are well versed with:

  • CBT Training
  • Introduction to Navigation, Stability, Safety Equipment
  • Types Of Ships
  • Personal Safety
  • Ship General Safety
  • Routine On Board, Safety On Board & Safe Working Practices
  • Voyage Planning
  • OPA – 90
  • Navigation
  • Passage Planning
  • AIS
  • Mooring
  • Personal Survival & Survival Crafts
  • Fire Fighting
  • Radar Observation & Plotting
  • Maritime English
  • Cargo Handling & Stowage
  • Human Relations (PSSR)
  • Security Awareness
  • Ship Security
  • International Safety Management (ISM)
  • Hazmat – IMDG Code
  • Safety & Environment Protection Awareness
  • Medical First Aid, Inspections Port State/Vetting
  • Maritime Communications – GMDSS
  • International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code Awareness
  • Port State Control
  • Human Relations in Multicultural Ship Board Environment
  • Ship Maintenance
  • On Board Training


DDI ensures that its seafarers are embedded with the qualities of competence, physical fitness, flexibility, versatility, leadership, self initiative, high emotional quotient, good grooming, concern for the environment, etc. These qualities are imparted to them through the training courses provided by our faculty.


DDI in continuity with its belief in the concept of “Change is the only constant” regularly upgrades, develops and designs the training courses as per the changing requirements of the maritime industry and its owners. These upgraded training courses are regularly imparted to the seafarers to keep them in pace with the ever changing requirements in the industry.