Description of the course
Entry to the course is open to Ratings Forming part of Engineering Watch, who wish to improve their knowledge and understanding of the operation and control of the machinery installation of a modern merchant ship using and Engine Room Simulator specified as one method of demonstrating competence in Column 3 of tables AIII/4, except the Function „Controlling the operation of the ship and care for the persons on board at the operational/management level“.
Objectives of the courseTo gain knowledge and skills related to operation, supervising and monitoring the safe operation and control of ship's machinery in accordance with A-III/4 of STCW code.In particular, the trainees will be able to have:
- Familiarization with the use of instrumentation and controls used in the engine rooms of modern merchant ships;
- The ability of logical decision making which promotes operational safety.
- For keeping a boiler watch: Maintain correct water levels and steam pressures
Duration of the training course
For A-III/4 – 1 day
The price is 110 EUR per person.
The maximum number of participants – 12 persons.
Training approaches and equipment:
Вuring training course theoretical lessons are given using PowerPoint presentations, practical tasks are conducted remotely on the latest version of Engine Room Simulator developed by Transas – ERS 5000.
Different types of ships (Tanker, General Cargo, Ro-ro, LNG, etc.) are available. Different types of engines (2- and 4-stroke diesel engines, Steam and Gas turbines) are available.