Seafarer Social Skills Training - Soft Skills Online Courses

Seafarer Social Skills Training

Course Description
Develop your social skills as a seafarer and improve your ability to adhere to rules and policies of social behaviour, written or implied. This course represents 1 of 3 soft skill courses in the complete Interpersonal Skills Training Package.

Employers across various industries are now incorporating seafarer’s level of soft skills into their crewing decisions. The Soft, “non-technical skills” are increasingly important onboard due to the rapidly changing workforce and automation of technical tasks. Additionally, maritime accident investigations indicate that a lack of soft skills and human error is the most common reason behind accidents at sea.

Social skills involve respecting social norms and treating others fairly, equitably, and honestly, being aware and sensitive to cultural differences, and dealing with them effectively

Seafarer Social Skills Training course presents the perfect opportunity for you as a seafarer to be proactive and showcase that you are ready to meet the industry’s modern-day demands.

The course was developed based on NLP techniques and methods. Principals and examples were based on methodologies and practices from nlpincyprus and nlpgreece.
Course Modules
Module 1: Social skills onboard
Module 2: Social Conformity
Module 3:Social Confidence
Module 4:Social Sensitivity
Module 5:Agreeableness
Course Objectives
To better deal with the though job onboard by improved social interactions, both in private as well as in business life.
Suitable For
This course is suitable for all officer ranks onboard, including:
  • Management Level Deck Officers
  • Operational Level Deck Officers
  • Management Level Engine Officers
  • Operational Level Engine Officers
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    Learning Outcomes
    Module 1: Encourages teamwork as the way to success.
    Module 2: Provides a wide view on others and their reasons to be a seafarer.
    Module 3: Enables you to be socially confidant through a trust in yourself.
    Module 4: Stresses the relevance of social sensitivity when dealing with others.
    Module 5: Helps you to be friendly, kind and people oriented.
    Willingness to evolve and develop yourself personally and professionally.
    • Course Duration: Approx. 12 min
    • Course Access: 2 months
    • Language: English
    • Certificate: Yes (valid indefinite)
    • Strong Authentication: No
    • Daily test attempts: 2
    • Min % of progress on GuideMe to access TestMe: 90%
    • Min % of passing the TestMe: 100%
    • Total test time: 30 min
    • Price excl. VAT: 15,00 €
    Accreditations & Approvals
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