Main engine damage makes up 35% of machinery claims costs, with an average of over $0.5 million per claim, says the Swedish Club. Yet, most engine damage remains related to incorrect repairs and maintenance. Numerous cases have been noted where damage occurs shortly after the engines have been overhauled by the ship or shore staff. Much of it, is due to human errors.
Engine Room Resource Management will help in avoiding human errors and thus the cause of failures. This course is designed to provide an officer in charge of an engineering watch an understanding of the proper utilization and considerations given to resources available in a maritime engine department.
Any candidate who successfully completes the Engine Room Resource Management course will satisfy the:
Upon registration, courses are conveniently accessible online for candidates to participate at their own pace and on their own schedule.