BASIC TRAINING FOR SHIPS OPERATING IN POLAR WATERS (STCW)
This course is designed to provide basic training to all Deck Officers working on vessels in polar waters and meets the requirements of the STCW Convention, as amended, Table A-V/4-1 and The Polar Code.
To understand the risks involved when operating vessels in ice conditions and cold climates, taking in to account International and national regulatory requirements. To gain practical experience of handling vessels in varying ice conditions using navigational bridge simulator.
On successful completion of this course, delegates will be able to:
All Deck Officers.
Classroom, Bridge Simulator, Videos
Classroom Lectures, videos and case studies, practical simulated exercises
STCW A-V/4-1, IMO Model Course 7.11.
Attendance certificate leading to STCW certification.
This course is regularly offered by our MTCs, and may be available online, please contact your regional Maritime Training Centre (MTC) or for BSM employees kindly contact your local Crew Service Centre (CSC) for the next available course.