SQLearn & VENLYS introduce new maritime e-courses on human element
VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services is delighted to announce its new partnership with SQLearn by creating six new e-learning courses, in the field of “Human element, Human Performance and Soft Skills”.
The six new e-courses will be provided via SQLearn’s e-learning and training management system and will consist of four vessel crew related courses and two shore crew related courses as follows:
Vessel Crew Related courses:
Communicate Effectively & Assertive in a Multicultural Environment
Safety Leadership & Self-awareness
Leadership, Delegation & Empowerment
Cognitive Skills (Situation Awareness & Decision Making)
Shore Crew Related courses:
Internal Communication (Convict Resolution & Active Listening)
VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services enhances safety in the shipping & offshore industry and focuses on the study of the assessment of Human Performance. Choosing SQLearn as a partner and creating the six new e-learning courses, confronts the challenges of the post-COVID 19 era by providing safe and interactive e-courses while promoting the role of the human element in the shipping industry.
As the Managing Director of VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services, Mrs. Katerina Skourtanioti said: “We are extremely happy and proud of our collaboration with SQLearn. As we all know, the new reality derived from the COVID pandemic, calls for the enhancement of targeted training for both sea and shore maritime companies’ personnel, with innovative and digital solutions.
The partnership of two Greek companies, with long experience in and deep knowledge of the shipping industry, has the potential to cover the needs of the industry nationwide and globally, today and in the future to come.
For all of us in VENLYS, the sustainability and development of Human Element and the continuous improvement of Human Performance in the industry remain one of our main targets.”
“We are really excited to announce our partnership with VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services. We believe that our cooperation combines strategically our expertise in e-learning with their expertise in human element and that we will meet the high standards we set for providing the maritime industry with
specialized and complete e-learning courses,” said Spyros Goumas, SQLearn’s CEO.
About VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services
VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services is the Greek leading and forwardthinking company for safety culture/climate mapping and assessment; safety benchmarking and enhancement tools; resilience analysis; competence management; human element performance; training development and effectiveness; and strategic reputation management. VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services is the winner of the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Award in the category of SAFETY for 2020. VENLYS’ vision is the continuous support of
shipping needs, by promoting the role of the human element and work for the maritime sector of the future.
SQLearn, a Greek company located in Piraeus, is a specialized provider of elearning services since 2006. The company has been dedicated to improving safety for maritime by using e-learning for the advancement of maritime training with flexible, interactive and reflective learning techniques. SQLearn has served more than 800 vessels and 30.000 seafarers. The e-learning courses are designed according to the latest e-learning standards, are interactive and use multimedia elements like narration and 3D videos. SQLearn is a proud member of INTERTANKO, INTERCARGO, HEMEXPO, WIMA and the International Propeller Club.