William Hamilton

William E. Hamilton(LCDR USN, ret)@Iman Fiqrie B Muhammad

CPLP, A.A., B.S., M.B.A., ACB, CL 

Ph.D Candidate, Organizational Development and Leadership, Training and eLarning (Ashford University)

William holds the current position of lecturer in the Modular Offshore Safety Department at Malaysian Maritime Academy (ALAM) in Melaka, Malaysia since 2007. He is Certified Professional in Learning Performance (CPLP) since 2016, has been an ATD Best Awards Judge that recognizes employee talent development practices that affect enterprise-wide success.

He is a Toastmasters International (TM), VP of Education, Advanced Communicator Bronze (ACB) and Competent Leader (CL) and has spoken and competed in numerous TM events. He someday aspires to be a Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) and great storyteller.

He conducts lectures and practicals for the Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW)-- Basic Training (BT) course, Proficiency in Survival Craft and several other offshore training courses; BT includes sea survival, firefighting, First Aid and rights and responsibility.

He is also a retired U.S. Navy, Lieutenant Commander (LCDR/O-4) with more than 12 years of sea duty and more than 23 years of active duty service with numerous medals, ribbons and accolades - to include submarines (SSBN) and combatants; FFG, DDG (Aegis) and CG (Aegis) as both crew and staff. 

His previous experience includes, but not limited to, the hosting of several websites - including the VLE Moodle, content management system Drupal 7, WordPress, others and actively participates in campus e-learning initiatives; Google Apps for Education Administrator, Adobe Creative Cloud, Articulate 360, and cyber security knowledge. He has experience working with mobile devices in various settings for the purpose of e-learning. 

He also has his English as a Foreign Language, 30-Hour Teaching Young Learners Certificate from PremierTEFL, working on the 120-Hour Advanced TEFL course, and thereafter, 30 hour teaching English online. I am also an editor and writer on e-learning, training and related matters in the Global Maritime Education and Training (GlobalMET) Newsletter; and have interests that include tinkering with virtual machines, cloud computing, painting, trumpet and scuba diving... 

Lastly, his purpose is to be a certified learning professional and solutions partner, enriching lives for a sustainable future, human well-being, life well lived, and healthier planet.

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