TARGET GROUP:

Masters, Deck Officers, Pilots, Tug Masters and Navy seagoing officers

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

Knowledge of English (speak, read & write) including maritime terminology
Bridge Watchkeeping Certificate and Sea going experience

EXIT LEVEL:

Knowledge and understanding of the principles of ship handing in various environmental conditions.

ASSESSMENT:

Continuous practical assessment and evaluation

CERTIFICATE:

Certificate of attendance issued by SAMTRA

VALIDITY:

No expiry date

STCW CODE:

Section A-II/1, A-II/2 & A-II/3 Table A-II/1, A-II/2 & A-II/3 – Manoeuvering and handling a ship.

DURATION:

5 days

COURSE OBJECTIVE:

Using the technology of simulation to enhance safe operation of ships by increasing navigator’s knowledge of ship handling theory and improving their ability to manoeuvre vessels safely under different conditions