WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Marine Superintendents, Masters, Deck Officers
The course is intended for Masters & Deck Officers engaged in Single Point Mooring (SPM) operation. It provides theoretical and practical training on the operation and safe approach of Single Point Mooring buoys. The focus of lessons & instruction covers review of ship handling principles and SPM operational procedures as recommended by the OCIMF; while the practical training consists of simulation exercises with extensive use of a full mission bridge simulator.
2 Days seminar
SPM Operational Procedures (OCIMF Guides)
The course is divided into the following key subject/training areas:
I. Review of Ship Handling Principles
II. SPM Operational Procedures (OCIMF Guides)
III. Simulation Exercises utilizing different ship models
– various manoeuvres in open and confined waters
– exercises with use of main engines, thrusters and tugs
– obtaining original data for turning circles, crash stop, and man overboard recovery
– SPM docking and undocking manoeuvres, anchoring, and picking up pilots
A combination of lecture through PowerPoint presentation, case studies analysis, video presentation and written assessment.
Course delivery in Greek/English while training materials in English.