For Masters, Navigating Officers, & Bridge Watch Keepers. Focus is on the practical skills required to ensure the safety of the ship, its personnel and cargo, and the protection of the environment. Topics include Bridge Resource Management (BRM) concepts; error chain and situational awareness; bridge organization, leadership, and teamwork; Pilot and crew relationship; passage planning, execution, and recording; effective communication skills; and emergency preparedness.
Certificate of Competency and sea experience.
BRING TO CLASS: Your Candidate Document Number (CDN), a copy of your Certificate of Competency, and government-issued photo ID to present to instructor.
- Bridge Team Management, Capt. A.J. Swift - On loan from the Nautical Library
- Bridge Procedures Guide, ICS - On loan from the Nautical Library
This program qualifies for the StrongerBC future skills grant, which provides funding of up to $3500 per person for short-term skills training. Please visit the ProSIT StrongerBC page to confirm your eligibility and to learn how to apply.
Supported by the Province of British Columbia