E-learning for Training - Columbia in partnership with Adobe

| January 22, 2019

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Columbia’s vision to implement a global, state-of-the-art Learning Management System (LMS) which can be used in our offices and onboard the vessels, and also at home of our seafarers or even while we are travelling without internet connectivity, is now a reality.The agreement reached with Adobe Systems makes Columbia the first shipmanager worldwide to implement a state-of-the-art LMS developed by a reputed high-tech software company that is not exclusively dedicated to the maritime industry.

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