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Course Title: LEADERSHIP AND TEAMWORKING

Duration: 4 Days (20 hours)

ACCREDITED BY: DEPARTMENT OF SHIPPING, BANGLADESH

The course is designed to meet STCW requirements for the application of leadership and teamworking skills, in accordance with the 2010 Manila Amendments, specifically as stated in table A-II/1, A-III/1: Function: Controlling the operation of the ship and care for persons on board at the operational level.

COURSE AIMS & OBJECTIVES:

On completion of the course the learner/trainee should be able to demonstrate sufficient understanding and knowledge of leadership and team working and have the relevant skills to competently carry out the duties of officer in charge of a navigational watch on ships of 500 gross tonnage or more, or officer in charge of an engineering watch in a manned engine room or designated duty engineer in a periodically unmanned engine-room. The knowledge, understanding and proficiency should include but not be limited to those listed in Column 2 of table A-II/1 and table A-III/1
• Working knowledge of shipboard personnel management and training
• A knowledge of related international maritime conventions and recommendations, and national legislation
• Ability to apply task and workload management
• Knowledge and ability to apply effective resource management
• Knowledge and ability to apply decision-making technique

COVERAGE / PROGRAM FOCUS:

1. Working knowledge of shipboard personnel management and training
2. Need for international maritime conventions, recommendations andnational legislation
3. Ability to apply task and workload management
4. Knowledge and ability to apply effective resource management
5. Knowledge and ability to apply decision-making techniques
6. Self-awareness, personal and professional development

METHOD:

Combination of classroom lecture-presentation and discussion reinforced with training videos and tanker simulator activities/exercises.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT / TARGET GROUP:

It is assumed that trainees undertaking this course will, through on-campus learning and onboard experience, have sufficient familiarity with shipboard operations to understand that leadership and teamworking is an essential part of their role on board at the operational level.

COURSE CERTIFICATE:

On successful completion of this course the Institute will issue certificate of attendance and proficiency certificate will be issued by Department of Shipping (DoS).