TARGET GROUP:

Candidates working toward OOW following an approved training programme and Junior Naval Officers preparing for Bridge Watchkeeping board examinations

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

Knowledge of English – speak, read & write – including maritime terminology
Bridge Watchkeeping experience – at least 6 months of watchkeeping duties

EXIT LEVEL:

Improved knowledge, skill and confidence in Bridge Watchkeeping duties

ASSESSMENT:

Continuous practical assessment and evaluation

VALIDITY:

No expiry date

STCW CODE:

Covers Bridge Watchkeeping elements of the STCW Code,
Section A-II/1 Table A-II/1.
Section A-VIII/2 Parts 2-4.

DURATION:

5 Days

CERTIFICATE:

Certificate of attendance issued by SAMTRA

 

COURSE OBJECTIVE:

To give participants the confidence and ability to conduct a safe navigational watch under normal everyday conditions.