Leadership & Managerial Skills

This is a 40-hour Leadership and Managerial Skills Course designed as a facilitated workshop for Chief Mates, Masters, Second Engineers, and Chief Engineers. Topics covered include but are not limited to: leadership vs. management, toxic leadership, emotional intelligence, change management, and risk/mishap analysis.

The Scuttlebutt:

Any applicant who has successfully completed your Leadership and Managerial Skills (COMPAS-751) course will satisfy:
-The Leadership and Teamworking Skills within 46 CFR 11.309; 46 CFR 11.319; 46 CFR 11.321; AND, the specific tasks from the National Assessment Guidelines found in NVIC 12-14(Ch-1) (Tasks 18.1.A-18.5.A), for an endorsement as Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch;
-The Leadership and Teamworking Skills within 46 CFR 11.329; AND, the specific tasks from the National Assessment Guidelines found in NVIC 17-14(Ch-1) (Tasks 16.1.A-16.4.A), for an endorsement as Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch;
-The Leadership and Managerial Skills within 46 CFR 11.305; 46 CFR 11.307; 46 CFR 11.311; 46 CFR 11.313; 46 CFR 11.315; 46 CFR 11.317; 46 CFR 11.325; 46 CFR 11.327; 46 CFR 11.331; 46 CFR 11.333; AND, the specific tasks found in NVIC 10-14(Ch-1) (Tasks 18.1, 18.2), NVIC 11-14(Ch-1) (Tasks 18.1, 18.2); NVIC 15-14 (Tasks 7.1.D, 11.1.A, 14.1.A); and NVIC 16-14 (Task 14.1.A).

Applicants who have successfully completed this course need not present completed Task Control Sheets for these assessments in application for STCW certification.

With over 30-years of experience as a Master, I didn’t think there was anything to gain by taking this course — I was wrong. Not only did I learn more about the latest generation of mariner entering the industry, I learned a lot about myself. It’s a great course led by an excellent instructor!

– Jim M.