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Babcock Training Academy

We deliver world-class training in complex systems to AUS/NZ defence, government and high tech markets

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Babcock Training Academy
Level 10 70 Franklin Street Adelaide  SA  5000

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Human Factors for Maritime Design and Operations

Course Description

This 3 day course provides a comprehensive introduction for people working in the Maritime/Defence Industry who want a sound knowledge of how to apply human factors in the Maritime/Marine Systems Industry, to understand human capabilities and limitations and how this affects human performance and wellbeing, delivered by Dr Benjamin Brooks.

The course is focused on people in operational roles, regulators, naval architects and designers of marine systems and equipment.

The course is delivered at the unclassified level and is available at one of Babcock’s public course offerings or at your workplace, subject to minimum student numbers.  

(Customisation provided upon request).

Target Audience

Engineers/Operators/Project Managers seeking an introduction to the field.

Course Outline

Maritime systems models

Accident theory and accident analysis

Human-centred design

Anthropometry and physical ergonomics

Design of maritime control systems and control centres

Human performance and variability - covering fatigue, stress, situational awareness, perception and sensing, and decision making

Safety Culture

Negotiating the regulatory framework

Using data to advocate for change in maritime systems


Course Details

Course start Mon 4th December 2017
Course end Wed 6th December 2017
Individual price $2,500.00
Extra Information To secure your seat please submit a Registration Form. If you are waiting for financial/supervisor approval you are welcome to reserve a seat without commitment. Please note that the course fee is ex GST. We thank you for your interest and look forward to hearing from you.
Course location Adelaide (Mawson Lakes)
Please register your interest in this course by contacting Babcock on +61 (0)8 8440 9507

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Course Calendar

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GST Terms

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