At the core of Videotel Performance Manager's cutting-edge training management tools is the user-friendly web application, which was developed with input from maritime training professionals. Key features include:
- Crew Management - for managing seafarers' training programmes as they move from vessel to vessel
- Training Reports - for seeing what training is being carried out, where, and by whom, and for generating evidence of compliance required during an external audit or ship inspection
- Schedule Builder - for creating training plans for seafarers based on an established safety management system
- Performance Monitoring - for tracking progress of crew against a recommended schedule of training
Videotel has a 40-year track record of developing training content in partnership with leading industry bodies and organizations, and the company's videos have received more than 100 awards. The company began creating training materials in 1973 at the request of the Intergovernmental Maritime Consultative Organization, the forerunner to the International Maritime Organization, which today oversees standards for maritime training. In 2015, Videotel became part of KVH, a technology company whose maritime products and services include mini-VSAT Broadband sm global connectivity and the IP-MobileCast TM service for delivering news, entertainment, chart, and weather content via satellite to vessels at sea.Note to Editors: For more information, please visit the Videotel Performance Manager website, www.videotel.com/perform. For more information about the entire array of KVH's maritime solutions, please visit the mini-VSAT Broadband website, www.minivsat.com/one. High-resolution images of products and services are available at the KVH Press Room Image Library, www.kvh.com/press-room/image-library. About KVH Industries, Inc.KVH Industries, Inc. is a leading provider of in-motion satellite TV and communications systems, having designed, manufactured, and sold more than 200,000 mobile satellite antennas for applications on vessels, vehicles, and aircraft. KVH is also a leading news, music, and entertainment content provider to many industries including maritime, retail, and leisure. Videotel is a market-leading provider of training films, computer-based training, and eLearning . KVH is based in Middletown, RI, with research, development, and manufacturing operations in Middletown, RI, and Tinley Park, IL. The company's global presence includes offices in Belgium, Brazil, Cyprus, Denmark, Hong Kong, India, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, the Philippines, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. For example, forward-looking statements include statements regarding the functionality, characteristics, quality, and performance of KVH's products and technology, as well as customer demand, preferences, requirements, and expectations. Actual results could differ materially from the forward-looking statements made in this press release. Factors that might cause these differences include, among others, uncertainties and risks associated with the delivery or performance of critical hardware and technology, including for the Videotel Performance Manager; unanticipated declines or changes in customer demand, due to competitive, economic, seasonal, and other factors; and the need for, or delays in, qualification of products to customer or regulatory standards. These and other risk factors are discussed in more detail in KVH's most recent Form 10-Q filed with the SEC. KVH does not assume any obligation to update its forward-looking statements to reflect new information or developments.
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