On 21st March, 2021, Mr. Benny WONG, instructor of Maritime Service Training Institute, was invited to participate a ship visit together with HKISSCs’ volunteers. They arrived at Terminal 3 of Kwai Chung Container Terminal and boarded on M.V. BELAWAN in the morning.
Mr. Benny WONG and HKISSCs’ volunteers, had a good exchange with Captain and Chief Engineer of M.V. BELAWAN about the working conditions and situations of seafarers. In this exchange, Cadet Chan Kin Tung invited instructor to visit the wheelhouse and had a brief introduction about the equipment.
He said that it was his pleasure and a good chance to meet his past instructor from the Maritime Service Training Institute onboard and he was happy to share his work and life onboard the ship with instructor.
Benny expressed that it was good to see his students to apply what they have learnt at school and he encouraged students to work hard. He also said that the equipment onboard were much advanced nowadays and the living environment onboard had improved a lot. He hoped that he can share what he had seen here with other students who were studying in maritime studies so that they can have a better understanding of the job nature and living onboard the ship.