Divisions and our other initiatives

Over the years, the activities of ISF group have expanded in many areas in order to serve its clients better. Taking a cue from its ever-increasing portfolio, ISF formally instituted unique divisions to provide these solutions:

The vast range of solutions offered by us fall under the following independent divisions:

ISF Maritime and Offshore Institute (IMOI)

This division is established for providing shore based customized training programmes for the shipping and offshore sector. IMOI provides shore-based classroom, workshop and laboratory training. IMOI also provides distance learning programs for seafarers. This division also pioneered onboard training tailor made for the clients. 

ISF Survey, Testing, Audits, Rating and Research Services (ISTARR)

This division provides independent services for assessment, surveys (P&I and H&M), audits such as ISM, ISO, TMSA, inspections, Rating of seafarers based on thoroughly established criteria, and on the job training on ships as well as offshore installations.

ISF Software and Publications (ISP)

ISP develops advanced and intricate e-learning and other software for the maritime industry as tools for better management of organizations.

ISF Management and Consultancy Services (IMC)

The IMC division has been involved in providing consultancy in many areas such as implementation of TMSA, quality systems documentation and implementation, development of educational institutes, management of institutes, etc.

ISF Institute of Research and Education (IIRE)

In 2013, ISF Group established a research institute: ISF Institute of Research and Education (IIRE). IIRE is a non-profit unit of the ISF Group dedicated to developing and delivering integrated educational and research programs. IIRE is actively involved in research programs and benchmarking surveys for the Maritime Industry. IIRE has also published peer reviewed journals, working paper series, white papers, training materials, and application notes. 

Inner Search Foundation

Inner Search Foundation is a non-profitable charitable trust founded on the 13th November 2000 under the Bombay Public Trust Act 1950. It has been established with an objective of helping individuals develop a complete understanding of self at all the three levels and thereby become more effective in their respective fields of influence.

Equality, Dignity, Safety - NGO

The EDS was founded with a mission to fight against any form of discrimination and work for safety, dignity and equality of human life. The formation of EDS is as per the stated objective of Inner Search Foundation’s Deed (objective 2/q &v) and is dedicated to work for eliminating of any discrimination.

ISF HR Services

ISF HR Services is an organization comprising a team of dedicated professionals, which offers a range of services to business and non-business organizations to help them enhance their Integration and Performance, which in turn improve the Services/Products and Financials of the organization.