Leadership Coaching for Senior Officers

Course Info

Length: 1 Week

Type: Online

Available Dates


  • Aug-12-2024


  • Sep-23-2024


  • Oct-14-2024


  • Nov-25-2024


  • Dec-02-2024


Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

Maritime Leadership 

  • The core of the leadership
  • Maritime incidents caused by lake of leadership 
  • Background of STCW 1978 Convention 
  • Leadership training in maritime context 
  • The challenge of the leadership in maritime context 

Leadership Styles

  • Autocratic leadership
  • Bureaucratic leadership
  • Democratic leadership
  • Laissez-faire leadership
  • Transformational Leadership
  • Servant leadership

Teamwork in Shipping

  • The demands of simple and complex leadership
  • Team leadership
  • Your own potential within a team
  • Adjusting your leadership style with regards to team needs
  • How to generate enthusiasm and trust

Communication in Shipping

  • Communication as a leader
  • Communication in HSE Risk Management
  • Relevant use of verbal and non-verbal communications on board and ashore
  • Identifying challenges to communications on board and ashore
  • Developing strategies to prevent communication failures
  • Achieving effective communication

leadership and motivation principles

  • Roles and responsibilities of leaders and managers
  • Assessing and improving personal leadership qualities and potential
  • Identifying and adopting appropriate leadership styles to meet the needs of the team and each situation
  • Being assertive and the appropriate use of challenge and response
  • The importance of motivating self and team
  • Motivation techniques and practices

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