ecdis

ECDIS

Scope:
This course has been designed to meet the requirements of regulations I/12 of the STCW convention and section A-II/1&2 and is based on the guidelines of IMO Model course 1.27.
 
Course provides training in the basic theory and use of ECDIS for those who will be in charge of a navigational watch on vessels equipped with ECDIS.
 
Program can be tailored to specific shipping company procedures reflecting ISM Code requirements.
 
Objective:
The trainees who successfully complete this course will be able to use ECDIS for their navigational watch, to operate ECDIS equipment, use the navigational functions of ECDIS, select and assess all relevant information and take proper action.
 
Course Content:
Legal Aspects and requirements
Principle types of electronic chart
ECDIS data
Presentation of ECDIS data
Sensors
Basic navigational functions and setting
Specific functions for route planning
Specific functions for route monitoring
 
Duration:
5 days
 
Prerequisite:
Identification card or passport
2 passport size colored photographs
 
Validation:
Unlimited
 
Minimum number of Attenders:
5
 
Note to Client:
After successful completion of the course candidates will receive an Operational use of Electronic Chart & Display Information Systems (ECDIS) course certificate.