PROGRAMS : "LIFE SKILLS PROGRAM" - This program was developed to help seafarers improve their daily lives while working and even after retirement. In this program, we present a series of lectures on varied topics. The first and most important topic is on financial literacy. We start from the basics on how to spend money wisely, to saving, to investing and evenonhow toput upabusiness. The other topic is on developing hobbies that can help seafarers while at sea and during their free time. These hobbiescanbedrawing,photography,journalwriting,toname afew. The last topic is on health and wellness. Here we have experts talk on good eating habits, different kinds of exercises that can be done while on board the ship, and we also conduct free medical check-up.