The course has a duration of 40 hours, during which the officers will be trained to the use of the system of simulation Transas Navi Trainer 5000 or SAM PLATINUM. Each officer, in fact, will have a Navi-Sailor 4000 ECDIS, a conning Console and a Radar ARPA Module. During the training they will acquire the basic knowledge of an Electronic chart Display and Information System in terms of cartography, sensory, regulation, route planning, route monitoring and chart management.
6 months of navigation as deck officer
After obtaining the ECDIS (Operator) certification, officers have the possibility to obtain the certificate for the specific equipment installed on board. The types of ecdis available for ECDIS TYPE SPECIFIC courses are:
4)Transas NS 4000
5)Kelvin Hughes Manta Digital
9)Sperry Marine Vision Master FT
12)Chart world E-Globe G2
13)Raytheon Anschutz Synapsis NX
Certificate ECDIS valid
The courses are weekly organized except the second, third week of August and the Christmas holiday season. In addition, courses are organized on request through private or corporate bookings.