Ship to Ship Transfers (STS Operations)


Course Code: MX1EC16


Maritime and Nautical

Next course dates

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
AnytimeFleetwood Nautical Campus3 Days/ £11,580Enquire  

Course Overview

The Ship to Ship Transfers course demonstrates best practice in the following Ship Handling techniques; during underway, at anchor, tandem STS operations and emergency responses.

The course is delivered in our Full Mission Ship Simulator and dates are available throughout the year. You may be required to attend in the evening.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements.

Career Options and Progression

This course will enhance your skills and may provide further opportunities in the range of ships you would be trained to handle.

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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