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Scottish Maritime Academy

Duration: 01:15

Dougie visits the £1 million state-of-the-art Scottish Maritime Academy in Peterhead which will train the next generation of Merchant Navy Mariners. The Academy sits in Peterhead harbour and boasts a £300,000 simulator that allows students to practise a range of scenarios in a number of locations around the globe before taking their skills onto the water. Instructor, Peter Duncan takes Dougie through an Exercise.

Available since: Fri 7 Dec 2012


Series Producer
Simon Cousins
Dougie Vipond
Patrick McGlinchey

This clip is from

Landward 2012/2013, Episode 25

25/26 Dougie takes the helm of a simulator at the newly opened Scottish Maritime Academy.

First broadcast: 14 Dec 2012

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