Course content DP Sea Time Reduction

The DP Sea Time Reduction course covers the following:

  • Study of DP incidents.
  • Construction and use of worksite diagrams, Electronic Charts and Vessel templates for use in DP operations.
  • Preparation of plans for a projected DP operation, contingency plans for expected deviations and emergencies.
  • Participation in simulated situations in a variety of DP operations while handling routine and emergency situations.
  • Risk and safety analysis, and defining DP equipment classes.
  • The DP system’s utilization of position measurements.
  • New development in DP systems.

For more information about DP please visit the website of The Nautical Institute.