• In every organisation, there are different Management Styles.
    (Photo credit: Capt. Hilmar Snorrason)
  • We highlight the importance of Situation Awareness in decision-making.
    (Photo credit: Capt. Hilmar Snorrason)
  • In the Communication and Briefings module, it tackles the importance of "closed loop
    communication" and how you achieve a good communication climate.
    (Photo credit: Capt. Hilmar Snorrason)

The Swedish Club Academy's main focus is to help and support members of The Swedish Club to establish effective safety cultures in their organizations. The tool we use is the Maritime Resource Management (MRM) training programme, further developed by ALL Academy International AB.

The Swedish Club is now offering its insurance members free MRM licence for a period of 2 years. Please don't miss this opportunity and join the campaign now!

Apply for your MRM Facilitator Account at the New Portal!

ST Education & Training Pte. Ltd. hosts MRM event in Singapore

The 6th MRM Facilitator training event for 2014 which took place on 18 September 2014 at the ST Education & Training Pte. Ltd. (STET)  was successfully concluded. More

Participants of the MRM facilitator training in Singapore with Mr. Martin Hernqvist (top - right).


MRM in Amsterdam

Right after the summer holidays, an MRM facilitator training event was held at Double Tree by Hilton in Amsterdam on 11 September 2014 where a total of 16 participants took part in the said event. More

The group in Amsterdam during the MRM facilitator training was composed of seafarers, shore-side management and staff, pilots and Maritime Academy Instructors.


Press Release: Change Attitudes and You Change Behaviour, says The Swedish Club Academy

COPENHAGEN, 15 MAY 2014: Developing effective safety cultures on board involves thinking outside the box and away from established practice, according to Martin Hernqvist, head of The Swedish Club Academy, the body set up to deliver The Maritime Resource Management programme (MRM), speaking at yesterday’s Manning and Training Conference in Copenhagen.


 The Swedish Club holds its annual Marine Insurance Course

In the recently concluded Marine Insurance Course (MIC) held at The Swedish Club office in Gothenburg on 5-9 May 2014, a total of 31 delegates from 12 countries have successfully participated.

Participants during the Marine Insurance Course in Gothenburg 


18 New MRM Facilitators Certified in Gothenburg

The third MRM event this year has just culminated in Gothenburg, Sweden with 18 new certified MRM facilitators inducted in the network which took place at The Swedish Club Academy on 8-9 April 2014. Aside from the new ones, there were also 3 participants who are already certified facilitators and attended the training as a refresher course which totaled to 21 participants all in all with 9 different nationalities represented. More

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A photo of the Gothenburg participants with Mr. Hernqvist in front of The Swedish Club office.


Wallem hosts the 2nd MRM event for 2014

A week following the event in the Philippines, another MRM Facilitator training event took place in Mumbai, India on 2-3 April 2014 and this time, Wallem Maritime Training (India) Pvt. Ltd. hosted the said event. More


First MRM Facilitator training event for 2014 concluded with success

The first MRM Facilitator training event for 2014 was successfully concluded in the Philippines. A total of 22 participants coming from 13 different companies and institutions have actively participated in the event on 25-26 March 2014 which was held at the European Training and Competence Centre (ETCC) Inc. in Makati City, Philippines. Read more

MRM Facilitator training event, Manila

First batch of the MRM Facilitator training for 2014 posed with Mr. Martin Hernqvist during the event.


The Swedish Club offers members MRM Licence for free

Taking a major step forward by making its biggest investment in safety, The Swedish Club is determined in putting safety first by offering the Maritime Resource Management licence to its members free for a period of two years. This initiative will take effect from 1 January 2014 and is expected to gain positive impact in the maritime industry. For more information, click here

STCW Manila Amendments (Guide)

In February 2012, the MRM course was certified by the Maritime Department of the Swedish Transport Agency as meeting the non-technical skills requirements of the STCW Manila Amendments. 

The Swedish Club Academy has produced a guide aiming at assisting training providers and Administrations in the implementation of the STCW Manila Amendments.

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Accidents can be prevented

Star Cruises has an extraordinary incident records despite operating in some of the world's most congested waters. Captain Gustaf Grönberg of Star Cruises explains in DNV Cruise Update No. 1 2011 how these results have been achieved. The full article is available at the MRM in media section of this website.

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