The aim of this course is to update the knowledge of Personnel such as Company Superintendents attending vessels.
Course content to assist in reviewing watch-keepers knowledge with respect to:
Maintaining and checking ECDIS equipment for compliance with carriage regulations.
Appropriate equipment set up and knowledge of any limitations and dangers of incorrect procedures.
Assessing watch keepers knowledge of procedures and requirements to carry out tests, cross check equipment set up and knowledge of any limitations and dangers of incorrect procedures.
Knowledge of present 'SIRE' and 'Flag State' ECDIS inspection checks.
Training takes place over a day in the ECDIS training suite at Northern Marine Manning Services Training Centre.
Practical exercises using the desktop simulators reinforce the theory and provide an opportunity for delegates to familiarise themselves with the ECDIS system.
Successful completion of this course will result in the issue of a bespoke Company certificate.