IFSMA was formed in 1974 by Eight National Shipmasters' Associations to unite the World's serving Shipmasters into a single professional co-ordinated body. It is a non-profit making apolitical organisation dedicated solely to the interest of the serving Shipmaster. The Federation is formed of around 11,000 Shipmasters from sixty Countries either through their National Associations or as Individual Members.
An Introduction to IFSMA
Video Guide on making payments to IFSMA.
Council of Europe Lives Saved report
IFSMA Secretary General Interview on BBC Radio 4 12-7-2019
IFSMA Secretary General's Interview on BBC Radio 4 14-6-2019
Best Management Practices 5th Edition - BMP5
Global Counter Piracy Guidance - GMBP
MACN Annual Report 2017
IFSMA Strategic Plan 2017-2022
Includes 5 Key Challenges
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