Avant has become a lead provider of training for mariners. With state of the art simulators and top training facilities, it garnered a reputation for delivering quality training by lead trainers from the industry. Avant’s facilities and programs are certified by the American Bureau of Shipping; recognized and approved by the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Liberia and Panama Maritime Authority. Avant will launch a new culinary and hospitality school in September which will provide bespoke training for individuals seeking employment within the cruise-line and hospitality industries. Courses will include cooking and food preparation for chefs, bar tendering, waiter service & stewarding. Training will be delivered by experts using material provided by ‘Full Services Cruise Management’.