B A C K

FOIRWARD

ThQUlSBnds ,of- linUe"s away frtJm the hOrTui!llandj .,au endu rEI and ton ito fu Ifjilill you r c~nt;ra;ct.

Away from yoU'r familly and friends, you are immenj!d in _phys,ially demand~ng and :mentailly challenging ·taslai day after day. Away from ·the comfo,rts of home. you are CDnstantlJy exposed' to 1ianh wea1tter cend itio:R! for en dil:Els.s days and nights.

AIIII to me,i!t the needs fI.f)'Qu r fami If and c:o:nfriJb,u!e~ to c.ommunity deve!Jopment and th.e n-ationts. progres.s.

This is the reason why 'from the 1'960s up to the present.. we atAM'OSUP' c·o.ntilnue to evolve and work ti re.lessly to serve you better. The best way we ikn.Gw to ~mproye ~ur In'e starts, wW1 SU,i:oossfullly n.,tia1ling for CBAs, that WillI provide you wi,thfaI r remuneration,

benefits, programs and fadlitiesi .. wetfarre S:ln'·y~ces that help em hance your liife.

For you" we are ready to face the change.s and chall-enges the :next 50' years 'V/iiU brl ng..

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Sowi'ng the se,e'ds of change

'THE PIRE-"AM'OUIP' IDAYS

Pr:;ior Ilo "9160,S"f!,a(aters didnlot ,h,ove ,a's;trU(1ured labo',r "liD,UP' le¥e,A asworketrs: (101m !OId1ler ,;:ndustr:-I'es begin '0 ,orruniz'e., The ,m,em',beB woddnl,o,n board (o,relgn ¥es:siels' are ,receiving I'O!W s,alarles and WO:J;es:" ex:perien,cin'g' p'oor 'wooong 'CCl',ndili1o,ns, ,getting .fe'w bene:~'ts land l'raJe pro!l~eGtlon from Ihe' IJ'Qzardsof tbe.ir p,mfes-s.io.n' such' las; s'icla1\eS's, dGcident ,Q,nd detJth~

'Concemed wtlhrhe IPi:i~ht o,fme ,fiil!ip.iIIlO sel!alFel'i

ICJ. _ .• ap;. : ..••. t. IG ... · ... )rre: .. ~ ,go.'. :~,i.O.. s .. oca: Q - 'i.Z.'~-S.· .. '.·~.'e.,As.soc. i:._.'i.ltedIIMarrill1le

10000ceirs UmOifl! of ' ~,pp:ines (AlMlOU_

No,v. II ~ i' 11'6:Dwi;d1i pj[!GiWO -asrihemother ~maon.

'The d,awn of a ne'w era

Shari:ng t'hle _ vitian ,of uniifillilg alII Allp,iII'H') se-af3ire:rs,roir more e,ffectl¥e bargamrn~~,AMOUiP land MUIIP merge to form one

ClOt'! -iIll --tiil,e

Associat:ed IOffh::lersll and

SeaJm~Fi'S'!J~f~,~ ,of the A1:iUpphI,H ,(AMO.sUP-lrp('i,WO). iEV>en as the Phil ip!piil'1l;e governmleil1llC fonl11S: the National Seamen's BOIlliMllndi cre3iJtles dUll: We,lbr'le ain:d1iramrn~n,g IFu rndfor IOver,seas: WOrik'ers" - AMIOSUP smrcs me, ftlu nlclation of iits !pi\oneerinl !prQ,I~3imsl'

3 AIM lOS UIP AIFFI L.IA TIES WITHTIHE ITIF

Sli'Io -,- aier' ~m j:rn:ceptioni, AMiOSU P' au'ffiiliuams, j,tse~f

with Ill'II.ci!!rmatiiol'laJI Trans,Pof1t Womersl

redlemtiion (,~TF)., ThliS :proves; ~o be a 5ign1ifh::allt mC1i.or ~n provi:di:ng impm,vedterms, of cornd itioinlS ,of 'WQirlic:. land the Sro..r:h ,of' memlbersh~p.

Tt'H;l; Unffion,througtJ Wt;S 1irafrn~r:lg C.n~e~, :Starts; Iserilei ,of ninin\fl: pr,ograms 'tol- -,tile

the :skUls, of IFi' S!ufSrE!fSand e;l'lIl!iu rEl ~hei,r comrpetiitWenes:s witlhtheiirro l'Iei01AI

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C:Dl.lln,t~rparts.

5 FII R.5'T S.AI LOR'S HOM.E O'PE,NS IITS D'OO'RS

The r:dea, bel\liind Sa:ilrror~s !Home is 1)0 pro\icle f@,rttrue bom~nd .I,odging needs; ,of members who are waJting tol goon board er ha1li'e, disem barked :a:nd are abo!!.llt WI re~Uimtlo(he pray~nee. The Hut Sa:ilion Home starts at t1ruil PTGWO compound itnthe. fort Area, wfth B, 310~~ed c3JiSch.:y.

6 FAIMIL V IMEIDI!CAl AND DE,NTAt P'RIOGRAM <:FMID,Pi) M'ARK.SANEW CHAPT:ER ~Nl HE.ALTH 'CARE

The f rst Ulnio:I'lI~GwlIiI!e:d I ho~pmmli n ,Asia. starts out-as :an outpatient clU nk of the' Arl"'1:(')SUlf' aRlee 1111 die Port.Area..

Wlilh the tie up ,of

Itlhe AM'OSUI, 'GWO

Medical :andillental Cliinic:, the If,amily Medial and Dental m ~spu.t: trruro

_ _ .,,'- head of

its time, FM ,provi<ffies

Uni~on mem ber:s and their dependents: 'W~~h outpa:tiien~ ,laboratory .al'1ldx~my serVices,llIs: w.ell~ as m,edfcinesl.

8 THE .AMO'S,UIP .. IPTGW'O IMIE.DII'CAL ANID IDENTAIL CLlN~C B,IE,C.O'MIES, T!HE RO'BE.RTO S'~. O'eA WORKERS' CLINIC

The gro,wlin:g memrlberslilip, ,ofdi.e Urruian give rilse 'to, am im:reased neidfor rmedmal m'ld dentall hiei1:ith ,(alfie. ThUls,tll1.e: Union esmbmlsffl'i.es: a. 3",storey hQ~pimlllt Gate '*1 .. a~ :S'QUrth Harbor iil'il£he Pon, Area.C1hri:s:oomlloo as: dlls IRaberw S. 'Oa Wor1kws' 'C~:ililic (RSOWqj. the SICI!.lbed:seeond'ary 1'iI000p:nl!3ID ~d5 .it:s. HMteS EtOI mncleril1ll irni"pa1lien~ ,care: iniclludlinl slrg;ell'iiesand: majiOr ,ope r:ai.tliOJU.

ForeseeWl'Ig ·the need~or:ov;idleaijid :Mld usiis.t;a1nce '~ its mel'$be" Mldtlilei~r

delpend~l'li" Inta'$es ,O'f, . diisaJ:::dli~ ,or emeltg~l'lIciles~il1t1!e UnJiol'll ,cm.te-s,dlie

Welmre land IMllWl:JUaJ Benefit i~arn. Thei'l1iteinr~ion .ofdiie Ipllarnis m, immedia;telr, plro·vid~:finafil;cia!Ja:ssiistail1lcetothemember~s fanniily' e¥eInwlTIlUe ,ofl,er o~l'iIuaauja:l entitl:eme:nts or ,emai ms are s't1i~1 being ~roces:secll.COIiltf1i~HlltliOlns for ·melilpee,p and maintenanCE! ,of' tJhepilatn.aJlifl: roadie no!!: by· the memiber but mmrE!lf the: partioipa:ting emp~oyers whlo sign CBAswiid'il ·tml,eWMIBiP provisffioll'll.

An age of significant ,gro,wth

and deyeJopme.nt

10 IRSOWi( GIIETS, .ACCIRED I'TA.TII'OIN AS A.'TERTI.ARY HIOS,P'I'TA!l

OanrtJn!J.I:il1garn its ~miissrno:rn to, prcilt'1hile :heaJldJ _afie:to iibgrowiinl numbers of members.! A!M'lOSUP acids am ~Iilti'el'ilsive Care Unit to,~e IRoberto S. Ota Wl:i!rikers' CJI~mi:c:. 'B3Jlrll'riiln,g:ili:: M'I :aoC!l'1edilmlllion as :at'leroary IHmpmmll. This ,olosel, tallows the :Immiutianl oftlh:e Gliniic:!S; _~!irning phpi,dUl~ lilyvam'1ioUlsforelp!1 Ima~rd:me :allJdlIaJ'i1lies su~h :3.lStlle TrnmslpGrt of ~rnglamd land tih,e INo:rw~gia!n lM'iaJl1t!ime: IDi!f'iec!~ornte miG! IpmilolJls 'yqr:.

11 UNIIOINI FIIND'S .A, NIIEW IHIOMIE,.ATTIHE S'EAMI'E,N'S, 'CE:NTE'R i~IN ~N'TR,AIMU'IROS,

Wlitb membel":ll1li;pgrowirng :S1lead'il,~o, ~urrud III SJOOOI, dile lJrniorn !builld1s a bUij!dim,g (o:r tli:Ie ;$eamleni'is Center in ~n:cmmuro,. Thle~stlorey b:ui~d.iFlIIt:alilds; on a II ~SOD' sqm. Ilot ameli becoli'l'llles ~h:e IUniOlnrs: Huib ·af Otpera1tiiorl!swilileN: al11p:rograms ar,e ,clE!,n~rnlly adminiismr-ed. lit howes me IExetllJ~Ye 'Offices as w,ell~ M 1he L~ IO\~plft1mein~~elilents Uni~We[lfare land MII.iI~lJ~ IBernelit Pil3ifll I(WHIP). Phlcemre,rwt :Sierviees. Recordl,. 'the ILe,~ .AfaJintme 'Plrovi<ilel,t 'FlU ndlam:d the Adm'ilil'isit!r:III!lliotnl 'and FiIn1anu::e: 'Ollce!!.

13'TH1E: F'IRST SlOpl CHllEST F.A.Clill.TV

O'[P'ENS .AT THE SEAM'E.IN'S I[ENTEIR liN MAN1~LA

.AIM!OSUPI kJrriOWSl me' fi:n!anCiiaID cOIiiI~hI.U of $!!IWI'I@:r.s;:aoout1l0 1###BOT_TEXT###' on boarn a st1i,pIWitli1· jus, enough mno]'u!y lel. OOtiOfie boordiiFilg~, me seatframr'smmi" In;e,e,dls aMY to, oliltain basID.c ~OFiflmOO'il!ies ln aMnQ;.!1 of the liiI1!iembefs: re:turn. The,Slo;p

CIi1:elrt. Mlk:e~5, d1'is: possibl'e b¥ -

proViidil'll, m!!lch~n.eededIB9ocls; s!Jch as; grooery ttell'l1riS IP!.ll~ha5edldl1ro~ Sin inlteR~t~fl;ee ,dererred paymeli'llt: systeDl.The IPaymernts are made tlilroQlgh saliJry ded:uccio:n 01:11 m.emli:l;er.sr :S!JJ1!ceedlillill:allllomnei1llts:.

UN IO'iN !H10STSI ITIF ,A.SIIIAIPACI F' ~C, REGtOINAL CO';M1M ITTIE,IE MIEETIN'G

rolrme firs<ttilfll1lE! in its hi:SllO:l)"tAlMOS!UP hoHS, '''e nrr AsilaJ'Pa~iGc. Rlegi!omaW COil1'lll11lflWee Imeetiillg; amofiIJ ~'IF affiUiili~ :iIIlthe -re;gtolll.Tfuiiisii~n!ll.sthe gJFowin,:g re"Co8rliit~:o.r11 of,tli1e~ Unliolll iin dleglobaJI ~iIlbor m:av;e!mlel1lil:. and .Sietsthe :st.age for me hasitimg ,O'f mmy more inimm:lilticmaJl lnileE!iti!ng~antd CiOiilmlf\ernces ~1iiI lhefumUlnl!.

UNION S,~GN1:S IM'OA FO'R TA.INIKE,R SAFE'TY' COURSE,

AM)O·SU' :SElCiUinlS; a, Memiorarnd'ul'mli o,f Agreement wLthd1,e.lNadona~ Mal"ii~ime P:Olyt:eC:~lfiliic: 'ttl, .5iuperVjsethewainirng: for the lat.:r':5lanelr Sife;t)'· Cour-se.

5 THE UNIII'ON IINTR.OIDUICES A, PIROVIID'ENTIIRET'IR.IEME.INT IFUND FO'R SEAFAR.E:FIS UNDEIR 'TIHE T'CCC AGIR.EIEMEINIT

Knowi rID;: tile ca,Mmcttlaillll&tuWlQ: of ,emplloyrnemt of seaIlaINiH'S" Capt. ,Olta. ~n1.lrodlU:leS :3J bene,lc5cheme Jor Uin~oliil Mlembers underd1le 'JomlCrew C:os:tCorn«jptCBA (f'OCC) fiI~s:otiatec:l wit!'I'J,:!i!hi,paWT'le'rs~ emp~loyel"s anll::l/o:r' tJi1leilr Oirpill,izatb:ms:aln.d repil'eSeill,'faicives. Un:delr the schemie~ mem'ber:swi~1 have aCQ9S mtheir ru'l1lds !Upon fiach~li'Ig r-eti:rement

age, a benefirc: II'IOllma)Uy In:ot ;a,y;a~la!blle~o !conti"K~lHfJwor,ken. - _

18 5tUCCE,S,S; 'OIF JSIU IF'IUNDIIHERALID'S, TIHE NIIEG'O'T'IATII!ONI OIF 'OITIHER F'UiNID':S:

The JSU (Nil japal Soomeni's: iUniQ!ni) CB.A froYmd~[I,t fInd lis tli1fr ,suond fund e1!!talbl~slhed !Undleli'~he mta~ Cif\eW c::o:st, ooli'JoGjpt.llh:e pl'1OVIDdfllllltfund Iprogall'llli'is accepluiI!'I:ce e:n!ab~es dle UIWon '10 neg;oC!lilte ,eve'ml oche:r provi'dent:runds under ali4io:lJ<s. 'CB.AtypGt: ..

RS'OW!C BECOMES SEAIMEN'S H'OSPIITAL

From a 3 .. norey bu~l!d~ng i nme Port Area.~he IR:obeln:lO s .. Cca:

Workersr Cltnic moves to'l 4-s;to,re)' Du~lding in .Incramums. Ex,[pan<i'ilnlg to

II 'OG-bed capQci1J~ it Ibecomes knewnasthe Setliimell1's HO.Slpitall.

7 IPIR'OV~DIE.N·T IFUND 'OFIFIICE I'S IE.SITABILIIISHEID

To m'aril~Ble '~he vall'ilOt~,HiifUtn.ds: lind hl[lrdl~edle p'!'1'oce-s:sing ,of .m;lTmiberl"daffimls and paymelillU~

'oo!l1i~ri!bl!JtiiC!!1'iI wlUllliatieln and ,o,ilher h!sJme

IP,rov~dein,t Fund 'Olice il'C:II"fi,~edl. Ollie!

ls a!lsa, Wiled Wtir:h Iprrepafingtile UlIIIJa1 treponsi 'fa:r dJ.!.l:d'ilef1elltlulId]s.

No~ i~eadsthe 'way

'in n.'$g9tilia:tirtgfo:r .

~reemen§ 'Widll~heir soc:mal 1~lFm:er in the Ph.~li~pirnest~lro ..••• ~!h the' Norwegian

I rw~rFla'tiioliUil.Sh i, Registry. AtaDout the

same dl,fheAIII

Japan. . I _ en';s. Union and ii'[S 'PtMliP1pine

affi lJat:fl:I!oil1itliy

'n~tiatE: --emElnts

ileading to' '

drama1:!llc. in:cr-eae of 'eBA 'coveragefol" Japanese. (lontro~ll,ed vesse~s: 'with FiUllmno sea:fiJl'\ers,

,AMI,Q,SiUIP C~ON!CLUD'IE,S AG:REEMIENTS, WITH S.HIIPOWNERS, F:R,OIM NOIR.WAY' ,A.NID' JIAPiAN TOGIETHIE R. WI'TH AIFFIILI.ATES

A decade of heightened global com'petitiveness

2OS'L'O:P CIHE.STRE.L'OCATES T'O A INE,W BUILDIN,G ·~NINTIRAMURO'S,

ln iia new ~o~ltion. ·tJh.e :S!~o.p, 'Chest bas betH!irfaciiliitlies :malk!il11l,g lit ,easi:er for lllilembeirsiBId dleiir'aJlllotooeS:,llJo Ipicl< dle,]1!" wreNS, ,of ekloiice. IBiln'i~gj ~oUeai:ol. :.d Ipul~huirni aliso eVQ~vefronrrl Im31l11uaW to 'COfnilp!lJIterli!cd :FE!slL!lltiirng ·cofu.r mm$.llCtiani!l!.

n UiNllOIN' 'COINCLUDIES, M'O!RE .A:GR.E.EME.N'T:S WITH IIINIDUS,T'RI,A.L IPARTNEIRS

DUilliilng me dead!!I,. :se:v,erall b!irrar.:rall3!nd c:~II~eaNe OOrpiln~ni .~ee:menm an:

CCil1lc:I~Id,ed by '~e UIiiI~Qnwiltb :llfifillia:md U nilOls :3ifull sti'Jip0'WilllleliS Qr-p_j1iDtiQns~

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• II' NICSIIJ

.. II '994: DIS

'" ~ 9""~ flKSUIKSA

• 11'9,e~ PRV

• 119": PrNZ.

3.1.A.MIO'.SIUP'LAUINICHiIE:S! SE,A.IMEN"S, VIL,lAGIIE IIIIN 'CA.V·~TIE

Unc:ier,stal'lldiilng the'€aitt 'dhatd1le ave, Sf!atglrlE!1I" cannlo~

affo~d 'no bil.l¥ his 'OWI1I ~house amdl ~ol, . gmrb; OD

S'eamen~ Vil!lage~thle fi.rs;t"'Qf~itl~lkiirnd medliu m~~QISIi; IilOUISil.g Iproject, ;andi shelmr Ipl'lQir:atn. IloQ1lerli in ll}umanriZi, 'Cavim~ m,e Seamie!rn's ViilllageS1e:e!ks to' ,pro"liae IUniQl1l llllenli:l en 'WIDm a Ilti~il1!g 'fOrmofs;e.cUltrity asw·'d as ill1l~eli1itiTfllJethel'il to! iperW:rml~ei,r ,dUl~ies. lit tJh:e li1~es:t &taLn.'CiIilrdS.A 'totall 'of '900 'l!In~u ,is p.la!nirnedlfar 1fte 119 !hectare IProlperqr.

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z)IFIIRS!T BA T'CH. OF'IBEN EF·IICIIA.RI E,S MIOVE:S III INITIO .SEAMIEIN'S, V'llllLA'GE

Tw!o llii!Oill!:: yean WIll~O its plhriiall d!eveilopnH!initothe 'Ir:st liiIouse: and m ..- . -~s of ~ 6, II.UlIG aJrel completed :!!Llild qUia. .esj,thlirOup a seilleetiolili IProoe§. b Kiome 'finil::o'flill'liil!! hCIII'JiileoWllle:r5~

24 SA.lILOIR''s HOlME IM.A.NliILA. GET.S~'TS, 'OWINI BUIIIlD,IIING AND 'F'IIN.iDS IITS PE,RMA:NE.NT IHOIME

Reloa~~ng ·thriiCleal!fter wts :inoep~iQni .,t.,JM05UP' Icon~5truQts: a permal1elnt buii~diillilgfor SaJiIIQ~S HOmle: Mlaliillila. Kro5s:cn t5eamen_':s: Cente:r' ~1iI -I,nltlmmu roswn;erre it can be fOuliJd 'm 'm!1:is: d~; The n;ewfaciUty Ih:B :11 :801 Ibec!ls~ fE.u.:reatb," larea. I~ob!by ,lounge land srna,c!k bar.

1 :S,E,AMIIE,INI",S IHOSPIITAL IINAU'GURA.TES, SATE.IL.lLIIITIE. BRANC,IH IN CEBU

Iloo.mWil1lgUiJIl'Yill3~ heaildlar:e SE!irVtic:es, need t,O be brougj'rut: ,clb.serco: Un iOIil memile,rs ·domiCiilied h'JldleWsayasandi Miin:danao. AM:OSUl'ex~M(l!s die Seamen·s, Hos<piilitd to 'l'Jhe Slolilth. WittJthe c',penm"goftjhe I~,"!bedlraci~ily. CebUi be~ome:s~e nm. sim fot-the first SQalnilen~s HO$piit:r1 iOultsrrde Mrlf1liIDL ThefdllDwing deC9ide~dle edirfic:e iiS clled'icail:edw, a!lld rechr,is,1Jen:edas the leornimo

V..IMansuietQ' luii:Id'lng~ ~

25 UNI'ONACQUIIR,ESllRAIINING, SIH~P

WU:i1I me [oomli rag shol"taigeof maritime 'ofic:etr'sitl1l the mi:d~'Ds~ as urn.de~sc:o.red in 'tI'he "e,onoftl:ui! Ba1~tic wnd l'ntenniiltlOWlal IMatitlm,e Ceul1bd (BIIMOO)~the leade~hiiP ,of AMOSUPconceive5: p~a;rl!S 'liOactiwl.y particlplte in ,ma.rill~ime ,education 'ali'ldtrajlnlit~ in the ,eourru~r:y.

AM:05UP acq!uires;the 'nl'l~flIg $Il~p rr-1I:~ :5eilun Ma:ru I from dlelNU!1Iinry

~IJiii6~ ~~K~;t~~l1S Kapitan

it under me .Phtilippine1fiagj, 5~OOO GWT dedita:~ed t!rainilrlll shmp ls me, only ane 'of rtscms iln ~e_ Phitliippines, TIS KfO is fu~ly ~LUIipped m provid.e cadet$wli~h hands~Qn .shipboillrd ~l1I.ili1]ng w~ich will H u~l~oo b,y me planned maritime educado:nam faQ]lity:

7 MAA,P, 'THIE, NEW'CENITIER OIF EX:C,IE,lILENCE IFOIR MIAR,IIIT'IME EDUrC:A'TIIOtN; liS, B·OIRN

S,talilldilnl en am ~ II ",fileaare p:ropeny, d1:e MarriitIDme Aca.<ffiennr of.Asfa. and the P'M:iilc (MM'> is IblJ~1lt ,em h;~ly ~dnl$- 00' beithe. ~fl'll~ir of 'IDK~III:e:rnc:e for ma.ritiime edlucationand uaiWlljn:g' not ~![.Il:t imdile Alil'jppiili'la: !but hli tlile, wli1o~!e 'o~ the. Aisia:JPlcific tl'\~~OI'l. The :S1:udfent bo~ i;s Ctllnilpll'ii5~d of oll~' 11,130 smdelfllS, per )"ear I:evefi on a. fulll sohoma:rsirrip" repif\eSelildn_g tiIl:e €!OUlilrtJry~SC:II'\~am of '£heCJl"op. TheAGdemy ha;stwo, 119jiOJr ba.CJca!la!!Jrfla~ d~ees as i!ts iiniuallofferiin.g$ - B.s. j:m Marimime,lralsr,poraEiion I(BSMJ)I arndllB,S. iin Mariine Emlgin,ooriing ~BSIM1 E)., 'Cwred by a. Eurrqpeiin Union I.l!ipoft H'~pif\obalbl,~tIii!e besi£"'eqltdpped sdl:ooll Ul(;i1e worlld;~1! Ir-lMP quh.:kI:y becomes, mle p!r'emii.e,rce MET WIi'lSiEUiliultWon ~1'iI£h:e country.

as UNITED STATES MIERCHANT MAR.I NE ACADEMY DEVEL.OPS THE MAAP CU,RRICULUMI

1'0 make theAademy a tifluty WQdd~lass maritime leamiing rnnimtut.ian!~MlOSUr :me!a:assisarnceftrom no, less thMlthe experts from '~he iUnriood .statle,S Herc.hiantMarineAeadeirrly (U1SJ!oi'lMA)lto, he'll" ln

PU'M"i~UJhlm de¥eI9pmlernt.a~d fi.6i~ iDles ; ning.

MlM.P - Kaimaya IPoill1tis, Ilater c es~tuiS

of Si5ter,A",a,demy of ruSMMA~Kllil,gs.IPoint.

B.oating_ ofsQ:me ,of the Asta/iP,aclfic re.lioll1~S Imostc.o\l1iiIf,JIle,tl£i. modeliil1l and :so,hl:S~ic:atedilleami I Klmaya P:oil~1.1:. &1:&0 has !he w;onlcil's most Il1Io_derilil, fuill-mis~iioiil bri:d,ge siimUllhll,tOr a.cqUliredi m.... . ' t tiro,mthe I ntlenllat!h:ma:llir:al"lsPQ1rt Workers" !red,e'r3!,tion, - Seafa!rers'1ir'\ls~. IlndJe :ume ye3ir~ MAAIP' earns atcredita;tjon~romthe, C-<)m miSliiolil en Hlilher IEch!u:illmlio:n ,(eM EIOI) •.

,.t.nIn!_~'__~ •

... ~ c;~ ~~ ..t Tn ptZ1lll6a.Sd.a!.

ImtsJll;lltoLfltPl

Di' ~r..rtIImr ,,~ III' AlIa ... 1M .... ~ .. PaIIIt~

30 PH'IIIUlliPIPIIIINE, P!RESIDE,INT IN,AU'GUIRATE:S MAAP

No! less '~an '~ehiig"eS! ,oliiciial of~e laru;l'~Hlis:Exeellenq Pll\esi!clent J~oseph'Eje:r,cita, IEstrada

IMari:tffil'l:Ll Aad1emro~ Asi'3l. undli:he P'alcJi:I:. ()Ii!cials; of the Fl3i.tiQr!llall a:rnd liO(;1I gpV,ern rmf!iI1't5~ gues:,~ . ~he,

dlilplc:matiic (lall'flllmiUlilmty,;.slil~pown,e~ 3!ndd!.:ei1r repife.selil!taitives life CH~ :hti~d to, witness 1tiltnIE: mmlestorne. The.yeir IIliIUk:s me time wi:1eillltfi!e Aeadem}f'oll!ciaJl~ ,opell1! Its, clloQrs 00, i'~,6rs~ Illatdli of eadets,

)1 5 iE.A 1M EN'S, TRAI N I N'G ,CIE:NTIEIR. REL.O('AT'ES, T'O .A. BU';IGEIR" B,E,'TTIEiR V'E,INIUE

~ronl 1.4-!lOrey I!:Il1Jlil~dhng ill Illltlfan1llJJros" AMOSUP' Seamen·s "framli'l~. Cen[~r Il'1e1locamsmme campU61 ofdile'_Mari~liIiiIe!.A.c:adenv ofA.5iia and thel Pacific ~MIMP) ilrli Bialn. Ttile· bigg.e;rvelillue gir¥e-s:m~nees aeeess ~o, more :spacious IIKtrulfe: areas •. 3. muh:ii.. ~'l.Ulrpose: Iiournge and dctrmliwry mc~I'itie5:a5:welll as .~ Yt'illde range. of'eq~p.m.ool:incJ!lJcli"I-d1e: full Mi§io,1

IIJr1clgeSinJilulhlillOrj, filii Mi!Ss!ie:n IE i,e: Room

$ilmu'Ii!lltclIl"j, lJiIliICiIfl,gll1iUlilll,Y odTie:rcs. - aliso

li'!Iil'iovi:d'es: ASTCtrawll'lees ICicesiS to, ,c:om~-: ,Ie·te

~. . . -' . .,. _.., .. . . I

worbItJQ;:!' and maclil[nin,1 oooll.i dwi:eesil@f' elieetliic:: :ad gas we~di~ piN a host oflaborn~orie$" ~ifKavilili eq:liIilPf1rU!Jni". measlrims: Idev~ce-s: 31i'1ldililiS'l!:nJ mem.s: ..

29 A.M'OSUP EST.ABILIISHES IP[RV' A.GR.IE,EMIIE.NIT· FOR PIHIIILI:P'PIINIE, FLAIG VE:SSIElS

lhlroUlhJils~f.lhe AMIO·SU!P IPIV CBAfsfirs~ !estaJb:I~shed witJ1J ·fJh.e ,coo,e;ratiom,

of fil~pmrno, er:s where iil1lt€rm:a:ciolllaiU,-alOcepted st3l1il!dar-ds :iililr-e l'ntl~l.!IaU, :aif1eed

fa~ F.-.inip ...•.. in,o~.hf.lf"ed.l 'Oin.I.:b .. O.i~~ .. O,UI_.Ir'. ni~.Qo!,n.Jal. '1.'.~ ..•. v,es .. s,e.Jlstradi",_'_~.-cr:~ .• ·~.".'.i[c!d~ate .. ~ tJMs, rema~ns;a m1l:1 ar OOI1l1[)ntbuoo:ry faacO!r t'O ~e lel1il[ployment ,of f,IU,PI !lIO' :SUfareR.

.3 .ASTC. 'OIF'IF'E RS M 0 R'E

IM'O' .. ,PR.ESCR.~BED CQ'U,RS,ES,

32 tUNIONIIE.S,TABll~:SHES, VE:SS,E:L.TRAI Nil NIGI CE.INITER

lUiElefroMI cl1~f1miliar 'training prOlr:tmsthanr; 311m cons~dle:red as stali'l,dam IcoLi rses lin Qd1e:r 'ua~l'iImng 'ceFlle~, the' syne~ of iMAApjASTC and T;S, KFO mrawfot .AS-Teta clievemOIll,3! hQst: courses wh~c:1h ~Flcllu:de LIfeboat 'Co~wail1lls Course:, IEire; Preven_t_ion ~n~ 'F~~ lii~tmn~~ IlBindge IEq,Ulipment Fam'iliariDtlilOn arnd W(l)t:ehkeeph'llg" ltlng,ine Room .Equipment ram irui:arTlZI~iQ:n ana Watthkeelpiln'l,g,. amol'lg minyQthers.

tOI gjve M1M' c-afJem and .ASiC 'lminees; '~he. most a:lIwru~ed Inf'fling, mere iIi dley aJr(!: gi¥el"il die' loppoll"Ulniity ·co eKp~ri·elJ1.ce rnaridsl"'on trahfilill llIiSiilillg rel~ ibrh:JIg:e and ,elflline: room,

eq,ui,plrientalu:il .I1Jac:hline:ries a:t£i'l1e Veuel!

, . 1'~e'r:.The CCl1iter i~ lbuiil~: ·di'!f\ou.

~evr Fiulild of· me: In,terna,tioil1lall MaJ.llfinm:el 'ii"alill1hl,gTrust.

A time of (],ccelerated gro,wrh'

and even h~gher standards of competence

3 SEAM,EN'SV III LAGE 'TAlllL I ES O:VE,R 40'Q1 INEW IHIO,MIE,O;WNERS

SEA,MIE,IN'S H:,OSP'IITAIL MIAN I LA, EXPANIDS .FAC1LIITI:E.S

!By'd1ieyear2!OOO.~he :SealITfilel1j~ Vib:ge IProgqqam:ffis :am:ta~ ,of 400' hlOl:iliBa!l1Iid 1,0il: palCklig,es ,aver the, ,QO,UIl"'S1e ofdile: pooJeot::. Aboul!:. 510' !UJr:!iits3Jl'1eCOir1lstruclied levery year sili1!oeme 'lslU nu::lh ,af~e Ipro,pm ~I 11'99'1 with ttl,! ,ac:kages:awarded dl:efdl~owjng y;ear.,

A lew' wing ~s b'ui~ltall1id an ~CUim<:iilrlty ~s:. e '~.O a.~comli1llodltemnegrowinl filunlIbe:r of - 3I,sitsQIc.e. INew !equ~pNelllt are, acq;Ulirr,ed 50131 iliil M1anila as we~lu Cebul ,grate:r a :

'li'Idied iil1lthe: SeaI1l'1iI3:!iI'S Hosph:al ~n MaFlmla liJe'ni: and die[pendlerrucs seekill'llI!l:medicall

. . h::alj, d'i~lI1:ostl~. and I1'IllJlrsing:

to ,del!ivetr better h~lthcare :semlces:,

TIS, K,AP~T.AN IFIEll!IIX, OC',A, SAII:LS, TO IITS OWN HIA,RIB'OIR

Afi~gTer pilar ~oca~dmout.two Iklil!ometersfrom 1lbe IMarffit11l11e ,o€,A,s[aandldl.e Pacific mn IMarWeI~i' ~a:t:aJaIl1i rus IClJ!il.stnJaedl rme traill'llirng !sliliipTfS IKJF'O elese 'tQ' 'dweAadeliny.

OJl~ a. mw~ears: aftw~OSUP,00nTIplemd iits • proj,ea in 'Ceibu!, 'mille new Saiilor:s, Hiome sam.a ,e::ompollln:(iI.Boastilg ,of a 115Q:..bed apaciil;)!i, it alendlle' Same a:m,eniij~: :IS tli'lo~ie Qlered in IMlfI~11. Th~sfirs,t Sai~Qr's: Home (uJts'ide Meuo MI3iIi'l~la br!n~ deilir¥eli)" 'of' :seNic~s clOISelfto wihelf'€!: .more 'mtlile: .

Union llI,embers; 31i"e. The Sail!or's H!amie buiild:i . a,

lfIo:l)Iises:tJiile f1:m :S)~O, ClilesrE 'mcmty 'Qutsj(jie 1M ...

38 .MAAP PRO'D'UC,E,S, FIR.S,T B"A.TC:HI O'F MII.DSIHIIPMENI

IMlMP' onceagamn IhQ~ts the hig)h!e~'t ~eader of tJi1e. cou:nuy wi~h 'Her b".Oeliency P~lc:1en[t G laria Miac:aJ'il!lgaID~A.rro¥o as .Iuel't of' hon.Q.r dUli"in~ the Aeaalem;s fi Flit ,eomm:el'!lcanent ~rc:I~Ses.llndUS~ ~l:1omders, gpvernmOOlt Qiffici!!ills:an.d Ravall Q:ffiCiers; aW!lI1!a~he e.vent. I' 'l," miidsli'Jlp:men compme the il"5t batch of the:Aade,my'sgraalu3!lles.

Havmng relocated twice lbefore" finding its; IPresel1lt home across, Seameni~s Cernoorim ~rnnm'lJlros., the Saililotr'is Hom,l! ~n M,!LJilmla neali1l,)", . daublles its capadtyiro.ml :80~:o3,20 bed!t

41,JSUAINIDI AM'OI,SUP' iE:ST:AB,llIIIS,H 'M'ARIIINI,E.RS' HI 01 M IE,

Cognrnzam,t ,of tl'i:eslftil1IHilC::(1lnlt ,ooririi~1iI of ~iIJ,Jrno seafarers: todUl!: d'Qivel!opnTIlE!li'It: of iits ,coun~ maritime ilil~uis~d1,e All J!a,pan :Siea.mel11<~S: Unian U!SU} fl!.llrlldidll: ,esmbrni~5li1irme1ll'llt of dill! Mialiiinien:' Hiome: in Mamilla.

A ioi,inrI; IPro~eet of JiSU land AMOSU~ :tI!:Ie Marffililelf's,j' IHorlil,e ls a salilcwaryfor FiUptrilo, seafaren ~ol1lilp~ete !w~thmmiirr" roOiMiS.l, IOlunge~ c,olirferrM:C:1l :!lind l!'eore3ltio:n:a11 minrCilies;.

40 CBAs EVOtVE EViEN ASAMIQ,SUP NIEGO'TIIIATES, 'WITH INE,W GR'OIUP,Sr O'F :SIHIP'IQWNER:S

o D

Asrudefrorn uisti)n~: COoprf;lr3iti;orns With 'e'I1'Ip!lo,.ergrotilps m. IMEC and IIMIMAJj~.e n'ew mi'U,enniil:.Im us.her,siml~rf,U~mellts wim :shipowrliler:S8ll1ldlli,lil1l!iol'ilsfromorl'ler parts of die wor:ld ~f1Idu.di.ng IralYt UK, and IBel.llunii.

8y2.004, .. AiMOSUP pa!rtioipate5 iinan irnmil"lIiIi!!,tjjoroalllb:Ir:gili ! 'onum ,of ~h~poWll1er:s! :s11il~p

ma.na:gers. I1'ef!resE!ntiin.g dilef\i1!l1I'iI: nattonaJlinicelJiests and Illl Il:I~3!iIle:d :se)m3Jf'\ers' runiol'll

repil'\eS€!IIl.ting diier,einrt natiiO'rnaJllitieU!i.~efiIFStti:m:e 5U1c1harn iillldUlSltiriaJl millarillions :process

is ,establishedoinra ,~oball seale, .

lin JUl1Ie l015~ ,: uaJi . lheaJitliu::anl' beco<l1'1!es lIl'bl')rre· aecessibl!efo IU~ ion members, wed ffin '~U1'ayml~h

dire openiil'!~, - - .. . . ,. Mlm:dli.lr!ria~ ~Ioil!o Cii~, TII,e 40-,bed facility bOM,t,S ·of vari;oUl5

fIIiIed'icaJ dre,anments: ~nc::llIJdil'lig SUlrg:e:ry"Pedi!atlriir.;s~ IMedi~ine!,Obst.etri'c-s &: Gynec:.oilo,sy' and !EENIT~

43 IMAAP AD'C:5, NIE'W COURSES

45 AMiOSUlP' :S,t,'G,NS M:O'A, WIIT'HI ,

PRO FE,S;S,IOINIAl. RIE,GIU LAT lOIN CO M M IIS,S IO'N

IiIMernt':s lIioernSUf1e p:rooes.s and help lid~ress; tlhe oiDaI :shorta{e _of shi[p

,aliil.::en,j,AMI= ,'S a MemornnduiiImI ,of,Agreel'lner!1lit, Wi,U1 tht.o, use the PC;::OC

mditJ fQrme , ,~S; nC~IilSIUl~ fo:r nmritimQ,offjcers,.Thi& 'marb tn,e:I' ling of.SlriOU}S

pre,an1ic:ufI:ll:towaros, p:roclU1ci:mgm:oltE! Sloba:I!" CDmpetM;i¥e and safuty - ted amcers.

ReSIPondlinl: tach,e bur'letm~"s d,emand (or 'wQrl,d~dHs,s'eafare~sj' MIAAJr be~su~!. ~.u Qffenll~Js ~~m new' tOIiJIri-sestJi,ilt wnclLllde Rac!h,elor ,ofSCierncB iil1l Marine, linulispoirtatiOi11 :& IEinl~rn~en rng (,BS~I1iE)i' 1Bndillil,g IPJrrogram 'fbrS .. S., Mecha,rnicaJ EI1I!ineerh,sa.n,cl !81:5. E!lectrh:all ,Erilill:loolir1l.!.H, weill las Dwp~omlJi, 'COl!IIf'SeSlij :amom'll otJi'!e;rs,.

UN'IION

...,. - - ,'_

CIREATES PROFESSIONAL CARE,E,R DEVELOPMIENT CIENT'EIR

IGIIG IOCA, ROBtES, SIEA.ME:N'S, H:'OS,P'~T'AL IlA,UiNCIHIES, IN CAVAO

FLiI~!ly dledmc:at.edto Ctl",Utmn.g :31. nE!two'rk ,of hea:l~truc:a,r,e faci I~ties dl, iillCif\OSS: the P:hi~iplj)ine5, AMiOSUIP add'J the Gi~ Oiea! Ft.ob~es Seam,e:rlll'$

I Hospi"l\aJ o.avlJ~'~Q ,iu rostt,.:. 18ullt W1Iith the' geneir,ous: support. of

ihe AlIII ' :Seameln ~!i;

Ullillol11lnd th'E! ~li1itelf'.rIIl3iil:icHlIia:11 'MiarirnE!1"'$ Managemetnt ,. Associiirliol'ill of Ja,pan

(I M M'AJ~.~he ih05ipi.taII proviides a wi;de arrcil:1 of hea.lth serviices - Wo.m CQIliSU Itatlo:lllS to Il:l'1eatmenu .~ to UlniQln ffiefll'lbers itn the Mindal'il!a:Qar-ea..

Conceivedl ~n .2005 to co:mph~ment tfle mariti me ecill.u:autio:n alildfmili'l~ng fadU:iti:es ,of AMOSUPj liihe Profe-ssionlall Call1'ee:r OeivEd:opment 'Ce:n:m:r ~PCDC)s€!trve&M a prof~5sio:nal ·tr:aiililwFlgMld :il'!ltg center for declt gi rnemaM:'t!]me

lic.'e~s!iJ reexamitnlil~iotn:s., Operatin,g underafu I~,compultt!riud elni~imnmernll;, ~h:is ilniSti~i.I1tlironi!i recognized try the 'C:o:mm~ss:io!1iI 001'1 H,gl:!fU"EdliJcatio:n, (CH EI[')')"

The,compu~eMl~ed Walko-in :Ex:amil1uIJt!on S,ynem 'CQ,ndtH:md !by theIProfeisirJl1u~I~~e,.lia:~on COM'nili.ssiicm ~s ~mplE!l"Iel1ited us~ngthemdr~Ciies ·0:1 me IP~e5Sf:alThal'Ca1r.li'[)e~lop~e_I1i!: '~tn,~~ The Cerruc:er has:,for~ warkstal,tianlSlf'IlmniFlS o:na I!ocall ~re3i. IrneMO:i"k 1(U!rJNI~' ~I rnk:ed m~e iI1iiIamlll server m PiR.ieV.!a S'm;tilc iinterrnet.pro~oco~ •.

4 MAAP' UNIV'IE.IILS INIEW CAMIIPUS

.AJMOSUP' 'eompme«!itiher eXlelTls,iQ!n almrpUI of' 'the MAAJP"Kamap;P,oilltthrotwghme ~o~nt efforts of the Jiapanrese gOlrlef1Ii1M,e:nt;, AJlI~ japan Seun,eflr's; _ Unwolf! sur 1.,tlr.E! I'~ootnlltio:nall Mfariinell"S ManqieM)tn;t AscSOCilltlion of JiapiIJn(11 MI:MAJJ)

3!1lidimei:r I~all c:olilli'lterparfS~ The, mew d!ormkory ha:v,e I capacity o·f I ~OOOCldJets at any siy,ern .t! me,

The new .5ii~e has tih:e saine s£ate,.o,f';'.el'atr't _,_5 @,fthe main cam,Pu~,.

IH~rt it: hast a. Fun MIDs5:io,n BIi'i~I.e Si rrJul'at:o:r en M'amion IPlatformr anda J!apaufUl'SeCampaa. Ship, SimU:la.tor - fadlirdud1llt n,otvery liin'iflJ finllli'iltime in!setllJtiiol1ls: ~1i'I'e'heworlidM1Ve.

'''hec!Ol'IIitinl~,H~:,d growth of members a.ctir¥e.ly . em!;t~oyed on AHOsrup CElt\-. cQ'veroed Ye55,els from 15,!000 ~embers aJ.tti¥,e:ly

Ef . -d in 1C!1ije

miwO',ver 50!!OOOI art: pn~:sent retlects [he Qontil'llrlil@d tf!lJiS'i1i: of OllU' members and the IlWlloea:sirng co:nlfidenoe of empmr.:>ye~s. in the Unmon!.

ItB AMO,SlUp· .. JSU IMUIL'TIIPURP'IOSE I~ENT~IR/_ .SAI,LOIR.'S tH'OIME DAV.A.O IOrpEINIS, ~T:S ID'O'OIRS

,AJM10.sUP Ipartln:erswi~h ~hle 1.1 ]ap:ooISeamen~s Urni,on ~5~ to buUdl th,el MI!JI~~ip~l'1pose 'Cern~er in IDaw.Q. The faQ]lrty aim.stoserveth:e 'Reeds, ·Qf Union member!':! baed tn the IM~Fildlafila.o, IIIr-ea, ~t hras a. dOirmi'cory~ admli liIi.s!l::rn,tiorn ,offic:e.t COl1l'rerelll'loe3irndmee,~ing lila!llls and :a:1'lI :anral of lC!onn:pllll~ell' mtions. for tlrairnirng and mnteMetatoeBs. A. Irecrea,tio:rn Icellter wi'lil be adcl:ec!l lin me IlIea:r·fLU.1UR:.

SAil LING FORWARD

to Ico:ntinUling to promote thewellfure

and weU-beiin,g of our members by

enhanced [programs and beneflts,

Now more than ev'e,r"we are

Wlilll produce lh~ghily .. competitiVe, hilhly~

trained seafarers who, will carry on

thefillipino se~dar:er's, reputation as

arnong the very best, in the worlld.