This course has been designed to meet the requirements of STCW section A-II/2-6 and is based on the guidelines of IMO Model Course 1.22. Course provides guidance for Deck Officer on the skills required for effective bridge team management. On successfull completeion completion of this course the trainee will be competent in handling ships under various conditions and will make a more effective contribution to the bridge team during ship manoeuvring


Course Content:

  • Review of basic principles

  • Familiarization with the bridge

  • Standard maneuvers

  • Wind and current effects

  • Shallow-water effects, Bank, channel and interaction effects

  • Anchoring and single-buoy mooring

  • Planning and carrying out a voyage

  • Workload and stress,

  • Decision making, crisis management,

  • Pilotage (crew and pilot), bridge routines,

  • Risk assessment, conflict management.



Course Duration: 05 Day