Watchkeeping (Operational Level) (WKP-OIC)

Individual Course / Program
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Length 10 Days
Training Method Lecture and Practical Demonstration
Simulation Part Task Transas Simulators
Equipment None
Pre-requisite None
Individual Course No
Part of Program No

Course Description

This course (MITPMI-548) is required for all Able Seamen upgrading to 3rd/2nd Mate. It focuses on taking action to avoid close quarters situations in accordance with the COLREGS and watchkeeping procedures, including BRM. Through this 70-hour course, trainees will become proficient in the knowledge and understanding of safe Watchkeeping procedures.

This course satisfies the following STCW 2010 and CFR requirements:

Prerequisites- Terrestrial and Coastal navigation, Radar, and Rating Forming Part of a NAvigation Watch. These course are taught at MITAGS and PMI.

Suggested Courses/Skills- ARPA; See NVIC 12-14 & 13-14.


What you will learn

THIS COURSE INCLUDES 5 DAYS OF BRIDGE SIMULATION !!!!


What you should bring