Mike has authored a total of 32 training modules for distance learning courses in marine superintendency, ship surveying, yacht & small craft surveying and ship building & repair for various organisations.
Mike has authored and is currently Course Director for the Lloyds Maritime Academy distance learning course on ‘Marine Warranty Surveying’ and the ‘Certificate in Marine Consultancy’ course. He continues to mentor marine surveying trainees.
The book mainly relates to steel merchant vessels. Several types of material have also been covered which may be found on such vessels, together with GRP which is used in various other types of vessel.