Manoeuvring with POD Propulsion
 
Code
S016
Language
English, German
Description
  • Manoeuvreabilities ships with POD propulsion
  • Manoeuvring in narrow waters
  • Berthing, un-berthing manoeuvres with or without pilot assistance
  • River navigation with pilot assistance
  • Ship‘s hull integrity
Objectives
The following subjects will be covered:

  • To understand the specific manoeuvreabilities of ships with POD propulsion
  • To understand the principles of POD propulsion
  • To understand the effects of wind, current, shallow water, banks and narrow channels
  • To carry out an anchor manoeuvre on an ordered position under the influence of wind and current
  • To berth and un-berth a cruise vessel under the influence of wind and current in co-operation with a pilot
  • To establish a proper working bridge team and co-operation with pilot during river navigation
Entry Standards
Masters, nautical officers of cruise vessels and other vessels with POD propulsion
Certification
On successful completion the participant will receive a MTC certificate
Facilities
Ship Handling Simulator, classroom,
Teaching Method
Exercise, demonstration, lectures, assessment
Guidelines
IMO IAMSAR, ILO/IMO Document for Guidance, COLREG 1972
STCW 78 as amended
Course Duration
2 days
Price
on request
Schedule
Course Dates
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