MET-3S – Soft Skills for Seafarers
MET-3S – Application
MET-3S assesses a total of 13 essential skills that are defined as being of most importance and demand for the maritime industry. These skills were selected following a thorough job analysis of the different ranks on board to match the requirement of the position and grouped into three clusters.
Coping under pressure
Openness to experience
Soft Skills Identified
✓ It can be used to identify soft skill gaps of the seafarer and plan appropriate interventions while ultimately minimising time wasted on training that is not considered necessary
✓ It can be used to conduct seafarer attitude checks that will inform you of their hazardous attitudes and any social desirability tendencies.