General Seamanship WKM Orals: (OOW-O)

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Certificate Awarded




Course Description

The purpose of this course is to prepare participants to demonstrate the ability to apply the knowledge detailed in the oral examination syllabus for the Watchkeeping Mate certificate, contained in “TP2293 – The Examination and Certification of Seafarers”.  Candidates for Watchkeeping Mate certification should demonstrate the ability to apply the knowledge outlined in this oral examination syllabus by appropriate responses, anticipations and reactions to a range of routine, non-routine and contingency scenarios as presented by the examiner, from the perspective of the duties and responsibilities associated to the validity of the Watchkeeping Mate certificate.

Course Outline

1.0 Passage Planning
2.0 Maintaining Safe Navigational Watch
3.0 Ship Maneuvering
4.0 Contingency Plans for Emergency Response
5.0 Anchoring and Mooring
6.0 Transiting the St. Lawrence Seaway
7.0 Loading/Unloading Cargoes
8.0 Search and Rescue
9.0 Normal and Emergency Communications
10.0 Inspecting and Reporting Defects
11.0 Seaworthiness of Ship
12.0 Compliance with Legislative Requirements
13.0 Seamanship

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