ASD TUG HANDLING FAMILIARISATION
Trainee Tug Masters & Deck Officers in the Marine Industry
Knowledge of English (speak, read & write) including maritime terminology
Sea going experience & Ship Handling experience
Basic introduction and understanding of the principles of ASD tug operations.
Continuous practical assessment and evaluation
Certificate issued by SAMTRA
No expiry date
In accordance with STCW Code Table A-II/2.
To expose participants to the safe operation of an ASD Tug by increasing the Tug Masters knowledge of ship handling theory and the ability to safely manoeuvre an ASD tug during various port and offshore operations