Course Number : 2709
Course Length : 40 hours

Minimum Class Size :   2
Maximum Class Size : 24

Price: $1,000.00

Please bring picture ID on first day of class


Any applicant who successfully completes the Engine Room Resource Management (MIDATL-187) course will satisfy the:

  1. Engine Room Resource Management training requirements in 46 CFR 11.325(a)(3)(i) and (b)(1); 46 CFR 11.327(a)(3)(i) and (b)(1); 46 CFR 11.329(a)(4)(iv); 46 CFR 11.331(a)(3)(i) and (b)(1); and 46 CFR 11.333(a)(3)(i); and (b)(1); AND
  2. Leadership and Teamworking Skills requirements of 46 CFR 11.329(c); AND
  3. Specific tasks from NVIC 17-14  Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch: 1.1.F; 1.4.A; 3.1.A; 16.1.A; 16.2.A; 16.3.A;16.4.A.

Applicants who have successfully completed this course need not present completed "Task Control Sheets" for these assessments in application for STCW certification. 

The objective of this course is to instruct the student in the areas relevant to Engineroom Resource Management, Engineering Terminology and Shipboard Operations and Leadership and Teamwork. Course covers Marine engineering at the operational level:

Maintaining a safe engineering watch:

  • Thorough knowledge of Principles to be observed in keeping an engineering watch, including:
    1. duties associated with taking over and accepting a watch
    2. routine duties undertaken during a watch
    3. maintenance of the machinery space logs and the significance of the readings taken
    4. duties associated with handing over a watch
  • Safety and emergency procedures; change-over of remote/automatic to local control of all systems
  • Safety precautions to be observed during a watch and immediate actions to be taken in the event of fire or accident, with particular reference to oil systems

Engine-room resource management:

  • Allocation, assignment, and prioritization of resources
  • Effective communication
  • Assertiveness and leadership
  • Obtaining and maintaining situational awareness
  • Consideration of team experience

Use English in written and oral form

  • Adequate knowledge of the English language to enable the officer to use engineering publications and to perform engineering duties  

Use internal communication systems

  • Operation of all internal communication systems on board

 Application of leadership and teamworking skills

  • Working knowledge of shipboard personnel management training
  • A knowledge of related international maritime conventions and recommendations, and national legislation
  • Ability to apply task and workload management including:
      1. planning and coordination
      2. personnel assignment
      3. time and resource constraints
      4. prioritization
  • Knowledge and ability to apply effective resource management:
      1. allocation, assignment, and prioritization of resources
      2. effective communication on board and ashore
      3. decisions reflect consideration of team experiences
      4. assertiveness and leadership, including motivation
      5. obtaining and maintaining situational awareness
  • Knowledge and ability to apply decision-making techniques:
      1. situation and risk assessment
      2. identify and consider generated options
      3. selecting course of action
      4. evaluation of outcome effectiveness 

Upcoming Course Dates:

04/17/2017 - 04/21/2017

05/08/2017 - 05/12/2017

05/30/2017 - 06/02/2017

06/19/2017 - 06/23/2017

07/10/2017 - 07/14/2017

07/31/2017 - 08/04/2017

08/21/2017 - 08/25/2017

09/04/2017 - 09/08/2017

10/02/2017 - 10/06/2017

10/09/2017 - 10/13/2017

10/23/2017 - 10/27/2017

11/13/2017 - 11/17/2017


Class Start Times:

Day Classes: 8:00 a.m.

Night Classes: 4:00 p.m.


Check-in Time Starts at:

7:00 a.m. for Day Classes

3:00 p.m. for Night Classes


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Required Course Tools:

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