Ship Handling Course


Course Code: MX1EC28


Maritime and Nautical

Next course dates

Start DateLocationDuration / Fee
01/08/2024Fleetwood Nautical Campus1 Week/ £14,500Enquire  

Course Overview

Learn effective ship handling procedures. Delivered in our full mission ship simulator, exercises include coastal passages, landfalls, pilotage and navigational emergencies.

The course provides the opportunity for discussion and implementation of best practice with regard to ship handling procedures.

The fee is for a booking of up to four delegates.

Dates are available throughout the year.


Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

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

There is no industry placement or field trip included in this course.

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: N/A

Terms and Conditions

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