Bridge Resource Management (BRM)


Course also known as: BRM

Aims to reduce the risk of incidents by encouraging safe and responsible behaviour. AMSA-approved.

The course aims to foster positive attitudes favouring good personal communication, excellence in leadership skills and compliance with operating procedures.

The principles covered include:

  • An understanding of the Human Factor within the Maritime environment
  • Recognition of the significance of consistent good management and teamwork
  • A willingness to change behaviour in a positive direction
  • Awareness of the importance of using common management-related terminology

Who should participate?

Bridge Resource Management is ideal for deck and engineering officers together with maritime pilots and shore-based personnel who have interaction with the shipping environment. The objective is to ensure that sound resource management practices underpin everyday operations.


The following certificate will be issued by AMC to participants who successfully complete* the course:

  • Bridge Resource Management (AMSA approved), meeting the requirements of STCW Reg VIII/2 and Code Section A-VIII/2, Part 3 and 4, paragraphs 8-51.

*100% attendance, full participation and completion of all exercises is required.

Approved By

Australian Maritime Safety Authority 

Accepted By 

Antigua and Barbuda Department of Marine Services and Merchant Shipping  |  Bahamas Maritime Authority  |  Bermuda Shipping and Maritime Authority  |  Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands  |  Marine Department of Hong Kong  |  Liberian Registry  |  Republic of Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator  |  Panama Maritime Authority.


  • Duration: 3 days
  • AMSA Approved Course
  • Course Options: (GST exempt)
    November 2-4, 2021 | Launceston, TAS | $2,240
    2022 Dates Coming Soon | Launceston, TAS | $0 Join Waitlist

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