This course is designed and presented for watch-keeping officers who wish to practice or enhance their ship handling skills. It covers the mandatory minimum requirements as set out in Reg. II/1 and II/3 Para. 3 and 4, Sec. A-II/1 and A-II/3 Para.1-6 Table A-II/1 and A-II/3 of STCW ’78 as amended.
Trainees who successfully complete the course will have a comprehensive understanding of how to effectively maintain control of a ship when maneuvering to avoid other vessels, maneuverings in confined waters, berthing, anchoring and in emergencies at Operational Level.