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 submitted to the instructor on the first day.  



  • Navigating the Human Element, Timothy Crowch -  Loan from Nautical Library 

Course Details
Section Title
Nautical Leadership and Management Skills
M, T, W, Th, F
8:30AM to 4:30PM
Mar 11, 2024 to Mar 15, 2024
Schedule and Location
Total Course Hours
Delivery Options
In Class  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $1,400.00 or $500.00 deposit
Section Notes

A non-refundable $500 registration deposit is now an option for Nautical courses. The remaining tuition is due fourteen (14) calendar days prior to the start date of the course.  If the course is dropped the deposit will not be refunded.  

If a course is paid in full at the time of registration and dropped prior to one week before the start date a full refund is available. To drop a course paid in full please contact prosit@camosun.ca.


We are especially grateful to live, work, and play on the traditional territories of the Lekwungen (Songhees, Esquimalt), Malahat, Pacheedaht, Scia'new, T'Sou-ke, and WSÁNEĆ (Pauquachin, Tsartlip, Tsawout, Tseycum) peoples. We acknowledge their welcome and graciousness to the students who seek knowledge here.

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