MCA approved HELM M

MCA approved HELM M Course Overview

This is the MCA approved management level to the human element, leadership and management course, trainees will gain the knowledge and skills to manage and lead crew on board effectively which is required for this level.

Entry Requirements

The Human Element, Leadership and Management course meets the latest mandatory requirements for approved training in the human element, leadership and management at the management level and the standards of competence to be achieved and is normally for technical officers following an approved education and training programme leading to MCA certification as:

  • Chief mate or master on ships of 500GT or more
  • Second engineer officer or chief engineer officer on ships powered by main propulsion machinery of 750 kW propulsion power or more.

It meets the obligatory requirements relevant to bridge resource management, engine-room resource management and application of leadership and team working skills.

This training is a pre-requisite for a management level Certificate of Competency (CoC) issued by the MCA upon meeting the required regulatory standards.

Technical students should hold a deck or engineering certificate of competency at the operational level and meet the minimum seagoing service requirements for the issue of a management level CoC.

MCA approved HELM M Course Content

On the Human Element, Leadership and Management course, trainees will enhance their maritime resource management capability by studying the following:

  • Regulations, policies and procedures as a leader
  • Leadership and management behaviours
  • Understand human element
  • Understand the current and predicted vessel state, operational status and external environment
  • Team work
  • Situational awareness.

Assessment Method

Delegates will be assessed by observation, questioning and written test.

Course Details

Price£600 (+VAT)
Duration5 days

Key Info

Training TypeClassroom

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Resulting Qualification / Documentation

An MCA approved certificate will be issued.