The aim of the course is to train bridge watchkeeping officers in the safe and efficient use of ECDIS. The course meets the guidance given in IMO Model Course 1.27, the operational use of ECDIS. The course covers the required knowledge of ECDIS navigation and electronic charts to undertake the duties of a Navigational Watch Officer
On successful completion of the course, delegates will be able to:
Understanding of the ECDIS Function under STCW Table II/1 or above and hold relevant COC
Classroom, ECDIS simulator, Bridge Simulator.
Classroom Lectures, simulator exercises.
IMO Model Course 1.27, ECDIS Manual, STCW A-II/1 as amended.
Written and practical exams, final examination / evaluation.
MTC course attendance certificate leading to STCW certification under Cyprus DMS.
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.