Lesson series (CAD007)

Celebrating Cultures

This course offers valuable insights into the significance of embracing the various cultures and customs to be encountered during the cadetship and future career.
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Course Information


This is an information & Awareness Course


A stable internet is required for parts of this course


This course is presented in English

Skill Level

All skill levels 

Flag Classification

Not Required



Course Description

This course is designed to equip cadets with the knowledge and skills to embrace and accept the diverse array of cultures and customs they will encounter throughout their cadetship and subsequent career. Given the multinational nature of the merchant navy industry, understanding how to effectively collaborate with teams and individuals from different countries, each with their own languages, customs, and culinary traditions, is paramount for success.

Course Sections

  • Introduction to cultural awareness

  • Exploring cultural identities

  • developing cultural communication techniques

  • Celebrating different traditions and customs

  • Embracing culinary diversity

Learning Objectives

Learning Objective 1

A good understanding of the diverse nature of the merchant navy

Learning Objective 2

Be able to recognise that not all cultures are the same and the importance of respecting various differences

Learning Objective 3

An understanding of the various types of customs and life practices that may take place onboard 

Learning Objective 4

Take away various techniques for dealing with different opinions enhanced through different cultures

Learning Objective 5

A good understanding of how interacting and embracing different cultures will lead to self growth

Learning Objective 6

Knowledge of the various types of cultures that take place onboard vessels

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