Awards made at WMI

On Friday January 25th Captain Stan Bowles and Captain Joachim Ruether attended at Western Maritime Institute in Ladysmith on Vancouver Island and were pleased to be able to present a bursary award to Ryan Karakai and book awards to Aaron Farr and Cody Sutherland.

Captains Bowles and Ruether also took the opportunity to speak to the assembled students and instructors and encouraged them all to keep an eye out for next year’s bursary award notifications and advertisements.

Book award made to Aaron Farr

Book award made to Cody Sutherland
Bursary award is made to Ryan Karakai

Bursary and Book awards presented to Camosun students

Captain Ivan Oxford recently attended at Camosun College on Vancouver Island to present a bursary and a book award to students Mark Lamont and Tristan Hedley from the Nautical Training Program on behalf of NPESC. Also in attendance at the presentations was Rick Worrall, Instructor, Nautical Trades and Technology at Camosun College. Our congratulations and best wishes to both recipients and our thanks to Rick Worrall and Camosun College for making these awards possible.


Captain Oxford presents Mark Lamont with his NPESC Bursary and certificate.


Captain Oxford presents Tristan Hedley with his NPESC book award