MTCS (UK) Ltd are a leading provider of offshore training courses and competence assessment. As part of our portfolio of services to organisations operating in the maritime, oil & gas and renewables sectors, we offer a course in leadership skills for personnel in a supervisory position.

Please note: the length of course is determined by number of candidates.

Course Overview

Designed as an experiential training program, the course will assess candidates’ skill at maintaining and developing a small team. It examines how they perform as a leader, drives them to draw on their skills as a Supervisor, and encourages them to reflect on situations which require ‘leadership’.

The course encourages candidates to work as a group and participate in a variety of informal leadership activities.

Course notes and assignments for use during the course will be provided.

The course adheres to the guidelines found in IMCA Document CO11.

Candidate Requirements

Any personnel who have reached, or are actively working toward the role of Supervisor, are appropriate for this course. It is an excellent opportunity for them to enhance their skills and receive formal certification.

The Team Leadership course is suitable for the following personnel:

  • ROV Supervisors
  • ROV Senior Pilot Technicians/Submersible Engineers
  • Senior Grade Survey disciplines
  • Party Chiefs
  • Dive Supervisors
  • Senior Dive Technicians
  • Equipment Supervisors
  • Senior Technicians

Course Modules

The course includes the following modules:

  • Understand and Develop Yourself as a Supervisor
  • Managing Yourself
  • Motivating the Team to Perform
  • Planning & Monitoring the Work of the Team
  • Inducting, Training & Assessing the Team
  • Maintaining a Healthy & Safe Work Environment
  • Briefing the Team & Conducting Team Briefing Talks
  • Communicating in the Workplace
  • Providing Quality to Clients / Customers
  • Diversity in the Workplace
  • Managing Change in the Workplace
  • Leading Your Work Team


As well as direct training candidates can expect regular, relaxed and informal feedback on their performance. Assessment takes place throughout the course.


A certificate of Successful Completion of Training in Team Leadership for Offshore Supervisors is awarded on successful completion of the course. The certificate is noted as conforming to IMCA C011.

Course Delivery

We can deliver the course at our UK or Singapore training facilities or at customer facilities across the world.


On course completion it is recommended that that candidates purchase a formal textbook on Team Leadership. Examples of these include:

  • Leading Teams – David Pardey (ILM books)
  • Introducing Leadership – David Pardey (Amazon)
  • Not Bosses But Leaders – John Adair (Kogan Page)
  • Develop Your Leadership Skills – John Adair (Kogan Page)
  • The Leadership Skills Handbook – Jo Owen (Kogan Page)
  • The One Minute Manager – Ken Blanchard
  • The Book of Leadership – Anthony Gell (Amazon)

The course also assists in progression towards a formal certificate of Competence in the MTCS Competence Scheme, or in-house equivalent.

MTCS Corporate Team Leadership Training

Key Points

Course Fees
Please contact us to discuss your requirements and for a corporate rate

2- to 3-days depending on the number of delegates

Either MTCS facilities or at client premises

Suitable For
Personnel preparing to move into a Supervisory role

All course fees and certification

Next Steps
Your certificate confirming ‘Successful Completion of Knowledge’ may be used to support your next assessment for an MTCS Certificate of Competence

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