The purpose of education cannot be solved unless the tools provided to deliver it are as good as the education being imparted. Keeping this is mind the campus has been designed to enrich the teaching – learning process. We have tried to keep in mind the needs of our students and develop a set-up which is conducive to their holistic development into able sailors. the academic of omm shipping providing swimming pool , gym, class room, work shop , parade
Class rooms :
The classrooms are clean and well ventilated with a seating capacity of 20 to 100 students each. Also, to facilitate the triangular learning process within students, we make use of a lot of audio-visual tools in our teaching methods. The classrooms are equipped with projectors and white boards to facilitate the teaching process.
swimming pool :
We have tied up with an external service provider and take our students to an Olympic size swimming pool once a week. Here apart from learning and/or practicing swimming students participate in survival drills and learn to use lifesaving equipment. Qualified trainers and staff are always available and all other security arrangements are also kept in mind.
Benefits of swimming
Swimming has many other benefits including:
- being a relaxing and peaceful form of exercise
- alleviating stress
- improving coordination, balance and posture
- improving flexibility
- providing good low-impact therapy for some injuries and conditions
- providing a pleasant way to cool down on a hot day
- being available in many places – you can swim in swimming pools, beaches, lakes, dams and rivers. Make sure that the environment you choose to swim in is safe.]
Seamanship Lab :
omm shipping Seamanship Lab is a specialized lab to enable the trainees to recognize the different parts as well as the equipment used on ships. Here students have access to material needed for rope work, lifesaving appliances, fire fighting appliances, and navigation equipment like autopilot, magnetic compass, GPS Navtex and telegraph panel.
Seamanship Lab is equipped with various models of Derricks, Blocks, Tackles and Purchases, INTERCO Flags, Cargo lashing Equipment, Ropes, Sc hackles, Anchor and Cable and Other Seamanship Equipment.
Marine engineer Lab :
omm shipping providing lab is an Engineering workshop, which has been designed to give practical training to the engineering cadets. Here the students learn tasks related to engine maintenance and upkeep. They have access to tools required for practical knowledge and real life application.
omm shipping providing a maritime simulator or ship simulator is a system that simulates ships and maritime environments for training, research and other purposes. As per their course requirements students are taken to an external facility for spending time on a Marine simulator where they learn how to handle ship navigation during different weather conditions.
Computer Lab :
omm shipping also houses a computer lab with the best in modern computer equipment. It is fitted with independent servers which provide internet facility on all computers. However, the student’s access to internet and other computer software is monitored rigorously to avoid over indulgence.
Norman Cousins said, “A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life. “ The library is a store house of knowledge and encourages students to develop the habit of reading for gaining knowledge as well as pleasure. The library at omm shipping houses many books related to maritime industry, skills, equipment and life. Periodicals and magazines are also available for students to keep up with current affairs.