Course Description

On completion of this course, the trainee should be able to demonstrate sufficient knowledge and understanding of Leadership and Managerial Skills for working effectively at the Management level on board a ship as per the requirements of STCW 2010 Manila Amendments and Transport Canada TP 15337E. The knowledge, understanding and proficiency includes:
  • How to effectively manage shipboard personnel and their training
  • How to effectively manage workload and stress and fatigue
  • Effective resource management and decision making    



Students must have a certificate of competency at least at the officer level (Nautical, Engineering or Electro-tech) and at least 6 months of sea service after acquiring a certificate of competency at the officer level.  The sea time must be approved by Transport Canada prior to the course and submited to the instructor on the first day.  
As a temporary measure to keep our learners safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, this course is currently not offered. It is under review for the potential to be run face-to-face following strict measures set in place by Camosun’s Safe Start Program. Please register for the interest list below to be alerted when this course will next be offered.


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Camosun College is located in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia with campuses on the Traditional Territories
of the Lekwungen and WSÁNEĆ peoples. We acknowledge their welcome and graciousness to the students who seek knowledge here.

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