Weakness in bridge organization is the main reason for grounding. Safe navigation requires effective command, control, communication and management. Participation in a Resource Management Course is recommended in order to foster positive attitudes, favoring good personal communication, excellence in leadership skills and compliance with operating procedures.
The Bridge Resource Management/Engineroom Resource Management (BRM/ERM) course is designed to enable all maritime personnel on/off shore to develop their existing knowledge and understanding of human and technical resources in an operational maritime environment.
The Bridge Resource Management/Engineroom Resource Management (BRM/ERM) Add-on to Maritime Crew Resource Management (MCRM) course is designed to fill the gap between the MCRM curriculum and the requirements for BRM/ERM training according to STCW 2010 Manila amendments.
Approximately 80% of all accidents occurring during ship operations are caused by Ship Management errors, communication failure and bad attitude. “Lack of skill and MRM training has proven to be the key factors in the growing number of accidents at sea”.