Dynamic Positioning Basic Training Course
US $200.00

In the wake of the 2010 Manila amendments to the STCW Convention and Code, Videotel in conjunction with The Dynamic Positioning Centre, present this Dynamic Positioning (DP) Basic Training course. This introductory level course is recommended to those requiring a basic knowledge of the principles and practices of DP and offshore operarions. The course also provides the underpinning knowledge required by those intending to complete The Nautical Institute Dynamic Positioning Induction course*.

On completion of this course you will receive a Documentary Evidence.

Legislation & references

•The Nautical Institute’s Dynamic Positioning Training Standard
*Please contact The Nautical Institute for more information about NauticalInstitute DP courses and certification.
•The STCW Code, section B-V/f.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, candidates should have a basic knowledge of:
•DP system architecture
•Basic Principles of DP
•DP Modes of Operation
•Operational Procedures
•Risk Considerations

On completion of the course candidates should have a sufficient understanding of the principles and practice of dynamic positioning and be able to make informed judgements about DP issues and situations they may encounter in their day to day work.

Please note that the final assessment of this course must be completed under the direct supervision of an Authenticating Person. This is the Master/Senior Officer onboard ship or senior official of a registered shipping company or maritime institution onshore. Our Course Procedure refers.