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Marine Training Centre Tarawa is a division of the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources Management of the Government of Kiribati, which shall maintain legal jurisdiction. MTC is a training institute that provides training for seafarers in Kiribati. MTC’s official website, hereafter referred to as MTC, is presented as is seen by the user, and makes no express or implied representations or warranties regarding its professional services.

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Content on the MTC website is for preliminary informational purposes only and should not be used to make any final or affirmative legal, business, commercial or investment decisions, whether within the maritime industry, or any other. This website should not be regarded as offering a complete and final explanation of all content, information and issues referred.

No person or company should act or rely upon any matter on information contained in or implied in this website without first obtaining appropriate advice from a qualified professional that relates specifically to their particular circumstances. MTC or any subsidiary is not responsible for the results of any actions taken on the basis of information contained in this website, nor for any error in or omission from the contents of this website.

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