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“I came here with a closed mind and left with an open mind.”
Pilot Robert Rigazio, Marathon Oil Co. – Catlettsburg, KY

“Great information.  A good tool to use in our daily home lives also.”
Captain Thomas Bonner, LeBeouf Bros. Towing – Houma, LA

“Totally worth traveling cross-country to attend.”
Cook – Donna Peterson, U.S. United Ocean Services – Tampa, FL

“I didn’t know what to expect when I arrived.  I think CEMS is important and practical.  Jo Ann is a very good teacher.”
– Captain Joseph Lewis, Allied Transportation – Norfolk, VA

“Came here as a skeptic, but the material regarding the importance of sleep was outstanding.  Hopefully we can implement a version of this into our fleet.  Thank you for the “wake up” call.”
– Compliance – Christian LaPense, Dann Marine Towing – Chesapeake, VA

“The entire course was great.  We implemented this program previously on one of our ships, but we worked out of the manual which was confusing, so this cleared / explained the concepts.”
– Ship MDR Jackson Senseney, Maersk Line, Ltd. –  Norfolk, VA

“I believe this was very informative & you do a good job explaining what seems to be a hard industry subject.  Thanks.”
– HR/Safety Jonathan Brock, Golding Barge Line –  Vicksburg, MS

“One of the best courses I have attended.  Jo Ann is a very qualified & competent instructor in CEMS.  I left this course feeling comfortable with the knowledge and information I received and my new ability to deliver/coach CEMS.”
– Director, Learning Development & Training Randall Wagner,  Hornbeck Offshore Services – Covington, LA

“I found Jo Ann very informative, an excellent teacher, who used the time we had together effectively – hit on all subjects with same amount of time.  Clearly she made sure before we moved on to next subject all the information was understood.  I totally enjoyed this course and opened my eyes to improve myself and other co-workers to perform better in a better work environment.”
– Chief Mate Lester Hakey II, Ruby Marine – Fairbanks, AK

“Outstanding class.  I was not onboard with the program until now.  I now have a better understanding.  Thank you.”
–  Steersman Christopher Snouffer, Marathon Oil Co. – Catlettsburg, KY

“Jo Ann has a passion for the subject and is a very good teacher and shows genuine concern for the students.”
– Mate Melvin Nachtsheim, U.S. United Ocean Services – Tampa, FL

“I thought this was a good class for company managers to understand the importance and benefits of Crew Endurance Management.”
– Port Engineer Carter Bates, Crowley Maritime – Lake Charles, LA

“Enjoyed the class from a pioneer and true professional.”
– Chris Smart, Enterprise Marine Services – Houma, LA

“I recommend it for everyone because it’s useful even for the time at home.”
– Mate Carlos Arana-Suarez, U.S. United Ocean Services – Tampa, FL

“Great opportunity for me to learn the course and affects of the work that I do.  This has been a very valuable lesson and I appreciate you letting me participate.”
– Bob Doyle, Insultech Marine – Lakeland, FL

“I was skeptical but wound up enjoying the class – it was informative and helpful.”
– Captain Lloyd Sanders, U.S. United Barge Lines – Metropolis, IL

“Thank you for all the time and knowledge you have given us, thank you for caring about our lifestyles.”
– Deck Mate Nathan Watry, Tidewater Barge Lines – Vancouver, WA

“Well done!  Your background adds to the “buy in” of the group.”
– Pilot Gerald Williams, Canal Barge Company – Belle Chasse, LA

“Great teacher!  Lots of opportunity to discuss topics – interactive.”
– Marine Training & Compliance Manger Jo Ann Fridge, SGS Petroleum Services – Baton Rouge, LA

“She’s one of us!”
– Captain, Canal Barge Company – Belle Chasse, LA

“Overall one of the best training sessions I have attended.”
–   1st Mate Joseph D. Smith, Marathon Oil Co. – Catlettsburg, KY

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