The department of continuing education is a teaching department affiliated to shanghai Continuing Education College, and is responsible for adult short-term training and continuing education, including specialist training on position and shipping-related business for cadres working as intermediate-level or senior-level manager and technical-oriented manager in China transportation system, and short-term training for personnel in all walks of life. The continuing education department plays many important roles, such as the training center of China transportation education association in shanghai; a training center for China Ocean Shipping Tally Company and an organization authorized by shipping tally company to provide certificate training.
Based on the prominent shipping advantage and marine characteristics of Shanghai Maritime University, and highly qualified teaching professionals and advanced education and training facilities and equipment, the continuing education department can provides diverse range of content and innovative knowledge to meet the needs of personnel from all levels of society. According to the different circumstances and requirements made by commissioned enterprises and trainees, the department serves various forms of training, including full-time training, part-time training, full-amateur training. Each year, nearly ten thousand of people participate in different types of training program offered by the continuing education department.
The continuing education department aims exclusively at bring up ¡°first-rank teaching quality¡± and ¡°expertise-oriented teaching achievements¡± in the process of operating the training classes, and focus mainly on the characteristic of ?¡°elaborate¡± during the process of education management. Considering that the meticulously-designed training program is the basis of achieving the first-class education quality, the department firstly concentrates on making expertise teaching plan which is characterized by its innovative and practical training content meeting the demands of trainees; the department then carefully selects the teachers who are qualified with numerous experiences, rich professional knowledge and who are highly acclaimed in the process of training; the department also carefully organizes the education and training demanding the teachers strictly follow the principle of standardized management during the teaching process, while each segment in the teaching process should be carried out under the ideas and requirements of ISO quality management. The institutionalization, standardization and standardization are adopted in defining the position responsibilities of training management staffs for the purpose of achieving the goal of expertise-oriented ideas and first-rank teaching quality.
Under the spirit of ¡°Forging ahead in unity, pioneering, and standardizing management¡±, the continuing education department will further its service on training shipping talent for the country and on building the Shanghai as the international shipping center. At the same time, great effort shall be made by the Continuing Education College to achieve the target of ¡°high profession, high-quality and internationalization¡±.