IMO 6.09 Train the Trainer

*****COMING SOON*****

The IMO 6.09 Training course for Instructors is aimed at providing the knowledge and skills required for anyone looking to teach STCW courses. Recent changes in MNTB and MCA guidelines have increased the need for Instructors to have adequate teaching qualifications. This course meets the latest requirements.

During the course, we will cover a wide variety of subjects including

  • STCW Convention & Code requirements for competency-based training
  • Planning an effective learning environment
  • Classroom Layout
  • Different learning & teaching styles and methods02
  • Training aids
  • Use teaching activities effectively
  • Producing a subject-related lesson plan
  • Evaluating teaching and learning
  • Powerpoint design/use
  • Course design
  • Giving effective feedback
  • Briefing & debriefing

On successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Instruct STCW Courses (assuming relevant subject knowledge/experience)
  • Instruct MCA Courses (assuming relevant subject knowledge/experience)
  • Become an RYA Shorebased Instructor, this is a substitute for the RYA TIC (Teaching in the Classroom)
Course dates:
  • 1st – 5th May 
  • 30th October – 3rd November



5 Days


Whats included:

  • 5 days classroom hire
  • 5 days tuition by an experienced Maritime Trainer
  • Course material
  • Notepad & pen
  • Refreshments
  • Minimum age 18
  • Basic numeracy and written/spoken English
  • Familiar with common office software (i.e. Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Hold at least two STCW certificates
  • Have specialist knowledge in at least one of the following;
    • First Aid
    • GMDSS
    • Marine Engineering
    • Marine Security
    • Sea Survival
    • Fire Fighting
    • Navigation & Radar
    • Leadership and Management at Sea
    • Ship’s Stability
    • Seamanship & Meteorology