Dynamic Positioning Simulation

Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateHoursLocationCostRegister
09 Jan 202313 Jan 202335Marine Institute Ridge Road$2800.00
06 Feb 202310 Feb 202335Marine Institute Ridge Road$2800.00
06 Mar 202310 Mar 202335Marine Institute Ridge Road$2800.00
17 Apr 202321 Apr 202335Marine Institute Ridge Road$2800.00
15 May 202319 May 202335Marine Institute Ridge Road$2800.00

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

ATTENTION: Your acceptance notification will be E-mailed to the E-mail account you provide during the registration process. Please remember to check your Junk E-mail folder for any communications that may have been filtered to that location.

Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.