Dynamic Positioning - DPO Start

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Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement


Dynamic Positioning - Preparation Course or Dynamic Positioning - Induction Course

Course Description

This course is designed to give the student 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 developresponses to various emergency and failure situations.  

Course Outline

1.0     Planning
2.0     DP Operations
3.0     Power/Thruster Management
4.0     Emergency Procedures
5.0     DP Incidents

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