Did You Know?

Power distance refers to how members of an organization accept how power is distributed. and this sometimes leads to human failures in ships. For example, people from aountries with low power distance relations are more consultative and democratic whereas individuals from high power distance cultures are more respectful of authority and less effective without orders from their supervisors.

Leadership and Managerial Skills is an online course designed to provide candidate necessary training to meet the requirements of STCW Endorsements of Master or Chief Mate on Vessels of 3,000 GT or more (Management Level) as well as, STCW Endorsements for Chief Engineer Officer and Second Engineer Officer on Ships powered by Main Propulsion Machinery Of 3,000 kW/4,OOO HP Propulsion Power or more (Management Level).

This online course addresses the requirements defined in Subpart D of Part 10, Title 46, Code of Federal Regulations.


Course Curriculum:

Leadership and Management:
Decision Making, Planning, Task and Workload Management, Effective Resource Management Onboard, Effective Communications, Teamwork, Assertiveness, Leadership and Motivation, Obtaining and Maintaining Situational Leadership

Leadership in the Maritime Environment:
Personnel Management and Administration, Operations, Drills and Training, Maintenance and Drydocking, International Maritime Conventions and Recommendations and National Legislation, Safety and Environmental Leadership in the Maritime Industry, Development, Implementation and Oversight of Standard Operating Procedures


The Benefits of Learn America’s Blended/Online Industry Recognized Credentials:

  • Flexible course enrollment

  • Interactive online program proctored by industry experts

  • Affordable and convenient with volume license discounts for corporate customers

  • USCG approved certificate of completion issued upon successful program completion