Marine Pilots Advanced Ship Handling


Course Code: MX1EC123


Maritime and Nautical

Next course dates

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
AnytimeFleetwood Nautical Campus1 Week/ £13,785Enquire  

Course Overview

This course provides advanced training to marine pilots in the following techniques; passage planning under pilotage, ship handling and emergency responses in confined waters.
The course is delivered in our Full Mission Ship Bridge Simulator and dates are available throughout the year. The fee is for a booking of up to four pilots.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Career Options and Progression

This training will qualify you to pilot a wider range of ships.

Assessment Methods

This course covers the correct use of bridge equipment, ship handling skills, leadership skills, decision making and situational awareness and is assessed by practical exercises.

Teaching and Learning Methods

This course is 32 hours delivered over five consecutive days and is classroom based in our Full Mission Ship Bridge Simulator.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

All equipment is provided by the College at no additional cost.

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Accrediting Institution: N/A

Awarding Body: NONE

Terms and Conditions

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