About Us

The North West Group was formed in 2007 to provide Maritime training for the Oil and Gas and Maritime Sectors.


We are locally owned and managed, having strategic international partners like Isthmus Training Institute of Panama Lamor and the Corenagroup of Finland to provide world class STCW, ISPS and IMO level training and Environmental Response services.  





OUR TEAM

Derek Walcott AIDPM MCGI AFNI


Managing Director


North West Maritime Group of Companies

Joshua Walcott 

New Business


ABA Business Studies, MBA International Relations, PhD Graduate Politics 

Sasha Pierre


Senior Lecturer


Officer of the Watch

Dip. Maritime Studies

Graduate of UTT

Jason Baptiste


Lecturer / Student Services

 

BSC Environmental and Nature Resource Management And Geography


NEBOSH Certified Occupational Health and Safety

Milestones:


2021 partnered with Lamor and Guaico of Guyana to train CGX responders in Berbice in Guyana.


2021 partnered with Lamor to provide training for Tullow in Oil Spill Response for their drilling campaign in Surinam.


2019 partnered with the Corena Group of Lamor to assist in training vessel crews in Oil Spill Response and mobilizing

         spill response equipment leased by Repsol and Tullow for their drilling campaigns in Guyana.  North West

         Offshore Services also provided standby oil spill response services in Trinidad for the duration of their drilling.


2019 appointed local agent for Lamor of Finland one of the world's largest manufacturers of Oil Spill Response               

          equipment and a major oil spill response and waste management company internationally.


2017 partnered with The Corena Group of Lamor offering Oil Spill Response Services in Trinidad and Tobago.


2018 contracted by the Ministry of Energy to respond to a major oil spill off the West Coast of Trinidad.


2018 North West Maritime was approved as an RSO (Recognised Security Organization) under ISPS by the Ministry of              Transport Maritime Services Division. 


2018 North West Maritime Limited achieved flag state approval as Training Center 009 to conduct designated STCW

          and SCV courses by the Ministry of Transport Maritime Services Division of Trinidad and Tobago.  


2016 North West Offshore Services Limited sought and received approval to market and sell Dasic Slickgone

          Dispersant which is approved by the Ministry of Energy.


2016 contracted by Petrotrin to respond to a major oil spill at the refinery at Point a Pierre


2010 partnered with Isthmus Training Institute of Panama offering STCW training to the Caribbean becoming a                          Regional Training Institute. 


2011 North West Maritime Limited is recognised and listed as a Technical Training Provider for Maritime Courses by                the National Training Agency of Trinidad and Tobago.


2008 Oil Spill Response was added to our list of service offerings.  We have worked with Canadian Superior, Petrotrin,              Petro Canada, Repsol Trinidad and EOG Resources.  We have been involved in responding to some of the Major              Oil Spills which have occured in Trinidad and Tobago and are listed as an Oil Spill Response Organization by the              Ministry of Energy.


2008 North West Offshore Services Limited formed as subsidary of North West Maritime Limited to provide,

          environmental response services, crewing services for vessel operators,  including sourcing and placing well

          trained and certified professionals for clients.


2007 Trained 90% of the Captains and Mates of The Water Taxi Service of Trinidad and Tobago operating between Port

          of Spain and San Fernando. 


2007 partnered with Starpath School of Navigation to compliment our STCW and Maritime training.