Jordan Academy for Maritime Studies

Jordan Academy for Maritime Studies
Jordan Academy for Maritime Studies (JAMS) is a private institution. It started its first academic year in 2004. The Academy campus lies on a lot of 4000 square meters located in Abu Nusair, one of the charming places of Amman, the capital of Jordan, and 35 km from Queen Alia International Airport. Maritime transport plays a vital role in the economics of most countries. Meantime, a high level of safety and efficiency in shipping and related enterprise is vital. The considerable influence that manpower has on efficient and economic operation of ship scan when you can not be overlooked.

The two basic components which make up an efficient merchant fleet are the ships themselves and the personnel who man them and ensure their safety and seaworthiness. It is well known that ships can be acquired, provided that prospective owner can arrange the finances. However, trained and qualified maritime personnel, can not just be picked off the peg. It is here that specialized. institutions play their role to provide maritime education and training facilities for all categories of sea-going personnel including ratings.