Masters, Deck Officers, Pilots, Tug Masters and Navy seagoing officers
Knowledge of English (speak, read & write) including maritime terminology
Bridge Watchkeeping Certificate and Sea going experience
Knowledge and understanding of the principles of ship handing in various environmental conditions.
Continuous practical assessment and evaluation
Certificate of attendance issued by SAMTRA
No expiry date
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.
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