ECDIS Refresher and Route Planning for Cruise Vessels
 
Code
R003
Language
English
Description
Refreshment and update of the generic ECDIS course and intensive voyage planning

  • Legal aspects and requirements
  • Types of electronic charts
  • ECDIS data
  • Presentation of ECDIS data
  • Sensors
  • Basic navigational functions and settings
  • Specific functions for route planning
  • Specific functions for reute monitoring
  • Chart Updates
  • Potential errors of interpretation and displayed data
  • Status indications, indicators and alarms
  • Documentation
  • Risk of overreliance
Objectives
  • Operation of ECDIS equipment including type specific Wärtsilä-SAM Electronics ECDIS
  • Use of navigational functions of ECDIS
  • ECDIS data and its presentation
  • System related limitations and risks
  • Advanced voyage planning and monitoring
  • Analysis of chart and sensor alarms
  • Sensor limitations and its impact on the safe use of ECDIS
  • Overreliance on ECDIS
  • Essential legal aspect for the use of ECDIS
Entry Standards
Masters, officers in charge of navigational watch, Superintendents, Pilots
Certification
On successful completion the participant will receive a MTC certificate
Facilities
Ship Handling Simulator, single ECDIS workstations, classroom
Teaching Method
Simulator exercises, demonstrations, lectures, assessment
Guidelines
IMO Resolution A.817(19)
STCW 1978 as amended
Course Duration
5 days
Price
EUR 1.600,00
(p. person, net excl. VAT 19%)
Schedule
Course Dates
This course designed for those who wish to attend the generic ECDIS course and do not hold a valid ARPA certificate
 
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