It is common practice in safety critical industries like the military, aviation and shipping, to simulate possible scenarios in a risk-free learning environment of a simulator.
GigaMare is the first TOPSIM-accredited provider of HEISS training in Asia (Feb 22, 2017). TOPSIM is a German company with over 30 years of experience in creating management simulations. Their management simulations are in use in more than 300 universities, high schools, other institutions, and companies. TOPSIM-HEISS is a maritime management simulation, designed for the shipping industry. Turning Learning Into Action (TLA) methodology is used, facilitating the leap to effective learning transfer.
The main objective of the course is for the participant to be able to recognize and consider external and environmental factors for team success in a dynamic environment.
Content of the Course
Evaluate people data
Effective leadership and communication interventions on board
Recognize and understand resistance
Communication tools, and targeted communication measures
Experience the captain’s leadership challenges
Operationalize the organization’s values
The course content has five main pillars (1) Awareness, (2) Motivation, (3) Commitment, (4) Performance and (5) Continuity
Ship Officers (Management and Operational Level), Superintendents, Operators, Office Staff with management responsibility