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Watchkeeping (Operational Level) (WKP-OIC)

Individual Course / Program

Length

10 Days

Training Method

Lecture and Practical Demonstration

Simulation

Part Task Transas Simulators

Equipment

None

Pre-requisite

None

Individual Course

Yes

Part of Program

No

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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:

  •   the approved training requirements for Watchkeeping, COLREGS, and IMO Standard Marine Communication Phrases (SMCP) of 46 CFR 11.309(a)(4)(ix) and 46 CFR 11.319(a)(4)(iii) for an STCW endorsement as Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch (OICNW) of vessels of 500 GT or more (operational level); and 46 CFR 11.309(a)(4)(iii) for an STCW endorsement as Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch (OICNW) of vessels of less than 500 GT (operational level); AND
  •  the approved training requirements for Bridge Resource Management of 46 CFR 11.309(a)(4)(vii) for an STCW endorsement as Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch (OICNW) of vessels of 500 GT or more (operational level); and of 46 CFR 11.319(a)(4)(vii) for an STCW endorsement as Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch (OICNW) of vessels of less than 500 GT (operational level); and of 46 CFR 11.321(a)(3)(iv) for an STCW endorsement as Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch (OICNW) of vessels less than 500 GT limited to near-coastal waters (operational level); AND
  •  the specific assessment tasks from the National Assessment Guidelines from NVIC 12-14: Tasks 1.8.A, 1.8.B, 2.1.A, 2.1.B, 2.1.C, 2.1.D, 2.1.E, 2.1.F, 2.1.G, 2.2.A, 2.2.B, 2.2.C, 2.2.D, 2.2.E, 2.3.A, 2.3.B, 2.3.C, 2.4.A, 2.5.A, 2.6.A, 2.7.A, 2.7.B, 2.7.C, 2.7.D, 2.7.E, 2.7.F, 2.7.G, 7.1, 12.1.A, 12.2.A, and 12.3.A; AND
  • Receive 30 days sea service credit that may be used for either a raise in grade from Third Mate of Ocean or Near Coastal Steam or Motor Vessels of Any Gross Tons to Second Mate of Ocean or Near Coastal Steam or Motor Vessels of Any Gross Tons, or towards any license restricted to service upon vessels of not more than 200 gross tons (domestic tonnage), or towards any license restricted to service upon Inland or Great Lakes waters.  This sea service credit cannot be used to satisfy any service requirements of the STCW Code and may not be used to satisfy any recency 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

  • Rules of the Road
  • Keeping a Safe Navigational Watch
  • Bridge Resource Management
  • Keeping an Anchor Watch
  • Keeping a Watch in Port
  • Pollution Prevention
  • Record Keeping (Including Log Books)

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


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PMI - Seattle, WA

Price:$3,080.00
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MITAGS - Linthicum Heights, MD

Price:$3,080.00

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