Faculty

Faculty Team

Permanent Faculty
Randhir Singh
Sr. Faculty & Coordinator
Email
randhirsingh@isfgroup.in
An Ex-Naval Captain with 12 years experience as a Master Mariner in Anchor Handling, Towing & Supply ships which includes PSVs, Mobile Drill Ships, Offshore Support ships. Also, he holds Advanced & basic course certification to his credit.
Sr. Faculty & Coordinator
Sultan Singh Saini
Academic Officer & Instructor
Email
sssaini@isfgroup.in
A Chief Engineer with 12 years experience in Offshore & DP Vessels(Specialization in AHTS-Six Anchor Handling Operation, Towing-Two Towing Operation, OSV DP-2 Platform & Rig Supply, DP1-DP2 Conversion, Trouble Shooting in DP System). Further, his expertise includes dry docking, survey, repair, maintenance, inventory & control, port inspection, audit etc.
Academic Officer & Instructor
Clement Chacko
Instructor
Email
clementchacko@yahoo.in
A part of the engineering faculty at NOTI dealing with Engine room Simulator and Pump man’s courses. He has 15 yrs of experience with the Indian Navy as a Diesel mechnician involved with operations and defect rectification of Main Propulsion systems, Power generation and other auxiliary engineering machinery. Associated with various software used in technical systems with operations in fire fighting and a diploma in Fire and Industrial Safety along with a certified First aid course.
Instructor
Faiyaz Pethkar
Instructor
Email
fap2u@yahoo.co.in
Diploma in Electronics & Telecommunications,Marine operator in Agbami FPSO (chevron),Vast Sea Experience as Pumpman.
Instructor
Manoharlal Gupta
Instructor - Welding
Email
gupta.lamprell@yahoo.com
ABS Qualified welder, ITI Qualified,Vast industrial experience.
Instructor - Welding
Visiting Faculty
Vishwas Kulkarni
Faculty
Email
gk1959@rediffmail.com
"Was laterally inducted in the Merchant Marine on premature retirement from Indian Navy in 1996. He served in Bulk Carriers and Oil Tanker (Product carrier) of the Main Fleet during the initial period. He has served in Coastal and Offshore Fleet as Chief Officer, DPO and Master for past 12 years. A post graduate in Defence Studies, He has gained experience in handling of wide variety of OSV.
Faculty
Mahesh Mehendale
Faculty (DP)
Email
maheshmehendale@isfgroup.in
Faculty (DP)
Vishwas Joshi
Instructor
Email
vishwas.joshi70@gmail.com
"An OPITO trainer for offshore personnel for H2S and BOSIET with about 18 yeas in oil gas exploration an production on Drill ships, semi subs Jack Up Rigs, Barges as H2S Safety officer, Safety officer on platforms to supervise, scaffolding, hot tapping jobs on oil gas pipelines, crane operations, confined spaces. Trainer for IMIST for personnel going offshore."
Instructor
Prathamesh Dange
Faculty
Email
8prathamesh8@gmail.com
Currently sailing as 2nd Engineer holding MEO Cl II certificate with 7 years of Tanker sailing Experience which includes both VLCC's, AFRAMAX and Product/Chemical Tanker. Completed MARINE ENGINEERING from TOLANI MARITIME INSTITUTE, TALEGAON.
Faculty
Shashi Bhushan
Faculty
Email
bhushanshashi801@yahoo.com
A Chief Engineer with 12 years experience in Offshore & DP Vessels (Specialization in AHTS-Six Anchor Handling Operation, Towing-Two Towing Operation, OSV DP-2 Platform & Rig Supply, DP1-DP2 Conversion, Trouble Shooting in DP System). Further, his expertise includes dry docking, survey, repair, maintenance, inventory & control, port inspection, audit etc.
Faculty
Vinod Vibhute
Faculty
Email
vinod@mqseca.com
A Chief Engineer with 20 years experience in onshore & offshore industry. He has been Manager in shipping to head Quality & Safety Management of Systems apart from Surveyor to IRS.
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Chandrasekhar Pillai
Faculty (ROV)
Email
cvpillai@gmail.com
An offshore engineer with 15 years experience in trouble shooting, ROV & ROV Systems.
Faculty (ROV)
Pawan Kapoor
Faculty
Email
pawankapoor@isfgroup.in
A Class I Marine Engineer, Mr. Kapoor has a vast and varied working experience of over 27 years, which ranges from being a hands-on engineer to a workshop manager; a mentor; a guide, to a Chief Executive. He has lead teams of professionals and educationists for development of world-class training and educational establishments. Currently, he is in a capacity of MD & CEO, ISF Group, which is an academic partner to the NOTI.
Faculty
Praveen Rai
Faculty
Email
praveenrai@isfgroup.in
A qualified Master Mariner with 13 years of sailing experience mainly on Geared Bulk Carriers (Gantry Crane ships) has about 04 years onboard training experience. Since 2011, he has been associated with ISF group on projects involving creating Shipboard Documentation (Safety and Security Manuals and on-board Checklists). He has been involved with the training arm of ISF group in various capacities, including conducting of courses in Classroom and ECDIS Simulators, as well as developing Training Modules on various marine subjects & later being associated with ISF group as one of the Main Training Developer.
Faculty
Iype Kovoor
Faculty
Email
iikovoor@alkov.com
Mackinnon Mackenzie direct entry cadet – 1973, Master Mariner - 1987, extensive experience in handling vessels from Crew boats to Panamax, Offshore vessel Master, Trials & Testing of new built Offshore & Main fleet vessels for foreign owners by Indian shipyard, international & coastal towages, deliveries of azimuth thruster tugs from Japan to India, along with being Asst. Harbour Master – Port of Nauru & extensive shore commercial experience in P.G. & India.
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