Programs and Services
ISP provides programs and projects for seafarers and their families...
The ISP provides programs and projects for seafarers and their families for the improvement of their lives and well-being thru the following:
"Walang higit na magmamalasakit sa mga marino kundi kapwa marino"

- Capt. Gaudencio Morales

  1. ANCHORS (Annual National Convention on High Opportunities & Reintegration for Seafarers) – This event gives way to different opportunities for Filipino seafarers and their families on employment, business, livelihood, financial planning, wealth management and other activities thru a convention or exposition.

  2. SHIP (Seafarers & their Households Integrated Programs) – A monthly seminar and training focused on livelihood, business opportunities and financial literacy in a classroom setting. This is held every last Friday of the month from 9:00am to 4:00pm at Unit 401, 4th Floor Jemarson Building, 1626 Pilar Hidalgo Lim St., Malate, Manila City.

    SHIP is in partnership with: Center for Small Entrepreneurs (CSE); Filipino International Franchise Association (FiFA); and, Laurus Enterprise (Cashflow).

  3. FLEET (Financial Literacy Livelihood, Entrepreneurship & Enterprising Technologies Library) – A collection of essential books and materials that will be made available to members.

  4. SEA (Seafarers Excellence Awards) – A project that recognizes seafarers who have excelled in their field, and responsibly devoted their time to balance their career, family and community involvement, as well as entities who made significant contributions to the cause of ISP.

    ISP will partner with media to spread the good news and privileges available to all Filipino seafarers and its members thru:
    1. Television: UNTV Serbisyo Publiko
    Saturdays, 6:15-7:00pm
    2. Radio: DZIQ 990 - Tinig ng mga Marino
    Sundays, 10:00-11:00AM
    3. Newspaper: Dyaryo Ngayon
    Daily Publication
    4. Internet/Website: http://www.isp.org.ph

    In the next five (5) years, with the assistance of the private sector, NGO and government agencies, ISP will address concerns and issues of seafarers and the seafaring industry.
FREE Seminars for seafarers who wish to seek employment in the field of Manning Ship Management, Maritime Education and Training.

To be conducted by Professionals & expert Lecturers every Saturday 9:00am – 4:00pm. Duration 2 months or 8 Saturdays.
  1. Basic knowledge in Crewing and Ship Management Seminar
    • Understanding POEA Rules and Regulations
    • POEA Standard Employment Contracts for Seafarers
    • Human elements in recruitment
    • Communication with Principals and Ship Managers
    • Flag State Regulations
    • ISO and ISM Regulations
    • MLC & STCW Convention
    • Charter Parties and Insurance
    • Other related topics

  2. Basic Knowledge in Maritime Education and Training Seminar
    • Understanding MARINA Rules and Regulations
    • MLC and STCW Convention
    • CHED Regulation
    • Primer of 6:09 and 3:12
    • How to make Syllabus/Module
    • Teaching Methodology
    • Other related topics
After completion of the course, your names will be listed in the ISP pool of candidates for Job Placement FREE of Charge.

Who can avail this ISP Reintegration Program?
Any Marine Officers or Maritime Engineers regardless of rank who would like to retire from sea life to be reintegrated to the mainstreams of our society.