Dynamic Positioning Simulation

Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement
NOTE:  This certificate will also include the Nautical Institute logo as well as a student number.


Dynamic Positioning - Induction Course;
30 days Dynamic Positioning Sea-time (If initial Induction Course completed prior to January 2015);
60 days DP Sea-time (If initial Induction Course completed after January 2015);
Completion of required Nautical Institute Logbook tasks

Course Description

This course is designed to give the student further training in the operation of Dynamic Positioning (DP) systems for different types of vessels. It will give the student an in-depth understanding of the operation of the DP system. The course will include exercises on a DP simulator that will allow the student to plan and carry out a variety of routine DP operations as well as observe and develop responses to various emergency and failure situations.

Course Outline

1.0 Operation of a DP System

2.0 DP Operations

3.0 Emergency Procedures

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Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateDaysHoursLocationCostRegister
24 Sep 201828 Sep 2018535Marine Institute Ridge Road$2785.00
15 Oct 201819 Oct 2018535Marine Institute Ridge Road$2785.00
05 Nov 201809 Nov 2018535Marine Institute Ridge Road$2785.00
03 Dec 201807 Dec 2018535Marine Institute Ridge Road$2785.00
21 Jan 201925 Jan 2019535Marine Institute Ridge Road$2785.00
18 Feb 201922 Feb 2019535Marine Institute Ridge Road$2785.00
25 Mar 201929 Mar 2019535Marine Institute Ridge Road$2785.00
29 Apr 201903 May 2019535Marine Institute Ridge Road$2785.00
27 May 201931 May 2019535Marine Institute Ridge Road$2785.00