Competence & Qualification
Those who successfully complete the course will be able to teach a maritime competence-based course effectively using appropriate methods and teaching aids.
Knowledge of the tasks for which maritime training is to be conducted
Who should attend:
Duration: 3 days
This course provides participants with the knowledge, skills and understanding to design, organise and deliver maritime training programmes whether conducted aboard or ashore. It is intended as a useful introduction for maritime professionals who have never conducted training in the past or who have only limited experience as instructors. It emphasizes the application of up-to-date teaching aids and methods in a variety of contexts. The STCW Convention requires that any person conducting training of seafarers which will lead to a certificate being issued is appropriately qualified. This course is designed to support the implementation of regulation I/ 6 of the STCW Convention concerning the qualifications of instructors.
The course incorporates important elements of the IMO Model Course 6.09 (Training Course for Instructors) and elements of the IMO Model Course 1.30 (on-board assessment).
In order to preserve a high quality learning environment the number of participants is limited to 10.
The course focuses on:
- Training requirements of STCW, SOLAS, MARPOL, ISM and ISPS Code
- The role of the instructor and trainee
- The learning process and training phases
- Teaching aids and methods
- Conduction of a practical teaching session
- Designing and planning a training programme
- Assessment methods