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RATINGS FORMING PART OF A NAVIGATIONAL WATCH (STCW)

RATINGS FORMING PART OF A NAVIGATIONAL WATCH (STCW)

Target Audience

This training provides the underpinning knowledge and skills for certification of a Rating performing part of a navigational watch in accordance with Reg. II/4 of STCW.

Course Content

After successful completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Use a magnetic compass and follow helm orders
  • Change over from auto steering to hand steering and visa versa
  • Carry out the duties of a lookout and properly report sightings or sounds
  • Use internal communication systems
  • Understand shipboard terms and definitions
  • Operate emergency bridge equipment and follow emergency duties
  • Follow environmental protection procedures
Entry Standards

Medically fit for sea service

Facilities

Classroom, Bridge Simulator and/or Steering Console

Teaching Method

Lectures, videos, practical exercises.

Guidelines

STCW Chapter II, Section A-II/4. COLREGS, SOLAS, The ISM Code, COSWP 

Course Duration

12 weeks.

Assessment

Written exams and practical assessments.

Certification

BSM course certificate is issued on successful completion, once evidence of a minimum of 3 months sea service is provided then local Maritime Administration will issue STCW endorsement

Venue

This course is offered regularly in MTC Cyprus. Please contact your local Crew Service Centre for the next available course.