Courses &
Programs

 

 

 

Home :

Azipod 3-Day for Pilots (AZIPOD-3)

Program

Length

3 Days

Training Method

Lecture and Simulation

Simulation

Transas Full Mission Ship Simulator

Equipment

None

Pre-requisite

Basic and Advanced Shiphandling

Individual Course

No

Part of Program

No

Course Image

Course Description

The 3-day Azipod instruction course is designed to introduce the attendee on the unique maneuvering techniques and characteristics of the Azipod propulsion system. The course includes extensive simulator orientation to the "transit" mode (active rudders), "independent maneuvering" mode and the "joystick:" mode. Simulation exercises are designed to provide a realistic transition from one mode to the next during all phases of maneuvering that is from "berth to berth". This course is for experienced maritime pilots or licensed mariners with ship handing experience.

What You Will Learn

  • The theory and use of tractor tugs in the escort role
  • The theory, use and operation of Azipod Propulsion units
  • The theory of Kamewa Joystick steering units


Course Dates

Select the course date from the list below

There are no available dates for this course at this time.
Please contact us for upcoming course dates.



Click Here to Print Course Information