Engine Room Resource Management (Operational Level)




What is this course about?

To provide marine engineer officers awareness and guidance to good operating practices by regular use of sound and proper procedures to ensure the safety of the ship, its personnel, cargo, machineries and protection of the environment. The course also provides the knowledge and skills required to attain a ship’s team that can respond efficiently to changing circumstances and contingencies.

Suitable for

Sea Going Marine Engineer Officers or Office personnel in the Maritime Industries.

Course Outline

This course is about delivering knowledge of engine room resource management principles, such as

  • allocation/assignment and prioritization of resources,
  • understanding the importance of effective communication,
  • displaying assertiveness and leadership,
  • obtaining and maintaining situational awareness and
  • evaluating and consideration of team experience.

The course will increase the officers’ proficiency in application of leadership and teamworking skills on human element leadership and management at operational level meeting the Knowledge, Understanding and Proficiency (KUP) requirements set out in the STCW compliance table A.

Minimum Entry Requirements

Diploma in Marine Engineering
12 months sea time or 12 months minimum working experience in marine industries with marine related job scope.

Funding Incentive

1. MCF Training Grant is available for eligible participants. Please refer to www.mpa.gov.sg/mcf for information.

2. SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)

With effect from January 2016, Singaporeans aged 25 years and above who received their

SkillsFuture Credit account activation letter will be eligible for an initial credit of $500 which can

be used to pay for course fees for a range of eligible skills-related courses. The credits can be

used on top of existing course fee subsidies/funding.


This is only applicable for self-sponsored applicants. Application via SkillsFuture Portal can

only be made starting from 30 days before the course commencement date.



Certificate of Performance (STCW A-III/1)

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg

Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) For E-payment using Visa/Master cards, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 8:00pm
Sat: 8:30am to 12:00pm

c) For Cash payment, you can pay at:

Singapore Polytechnic
Finance Department
Admin Building, Level 2

Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5:00pm

d) For Cheque payment:
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Please cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number on the back of the cheque. Mail the cheque to:

ATTN: Manager (Short Programmes)
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Singapore 139651

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

3. Withdrawal and Deferment

Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy via email to [email protected]. For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

  • 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
  • Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
  • On or after date of commencement - No refund

The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.




Course Dates:

28 to 30 March 2016

22 to 24 June 2016
5 to 7 October 2016

7 to 9 December 2016

Application Procedure




Duration: 3 days

Time: 8.30am to 5.30pm


Venue: Singapore Polytechnic
Integrated Simulator Complex (ISC)




 $680 per person (Subjected to GST)



[email protected]
For Course Specific details
Mr S Premanathan, Course Coordinator
[email protected]




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