- Course Type:
- Training School:
- LJMU Maritime Centre
- Birkenhead, Wirral, United Kingdom
- 5 days
Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) Simulator Training
- Basic skills to operate computers.
- Minimum expected entry requirements of OOW (deck).
Formative assessment of practical skills combined with oral questioning throughout the course to assess underpinning knowledge and competencies gained.
Theory session supported by practical session on the Transas ECDIS and simulation facilities.
MCA (Generic Course), Transas (Equipment Specific Elements - TBC)
Use of electronic charts in conjunction with other electronic navigational equipment is becoming normal in bridge watch keeping. This course provides an opportunity for the candidates to become efficient in the use of ECDIS.
The course is developed to meet the IMO Model Course 1.27 guidance and is approved for generic ECDIS training as well as Transas Type Specific training (TBC). All candidates completing this course successfully will receive a certificate for Generic ECDIS training and Transas Navi Sailor ECDIS training.
The course takes place over five days in the new dedicated ECDIS training suite at the LJMU Maritime Centre and Byrom Street campus.