maritime work
student studying maritime
working with database

This strand focuses on the basic, common, and core competencies that the Senior High School (SHS) student ought to possess, and is designed to enhance the knowledge, skills, positive attitude, and work values in accordance with workplace standards.

Specifically, it provides the knowledge, skills, and attitudes vital to the operation of distress emergency equipment. Also, it focuses on the competency of steering the ship and complying with helm orders in the English language. It aims to achieve the following competencies: carrying-out a watch routine appropriate to the duties of a rating forming part of an engine-room watch, and understanding orders and being understood in matters relevant to watch-keeping duties.