Ship Handling and Emergency Procedures

About this course

This course meets the principles laid down in IMO Resolution A960 Section 5. The aim is to enable participants to develop their skills and understanding of the principles and practices of ship handling with emphasis on emergency procedures and manoeuvres which includes steering, engine and bow thruster failures.

The course consists of concentrated periods of practical exercises in the scaled models supported by a series of lectures - will be tailored to suit individual student needs and may also include interaction and escort towage principles using radio controlled tugs if required.

Courses are scheduled between March and November.

How to book

IMPORTANT NOTICE: our online booking system is temporarily unavailable - we are working to fix this and hope to have it back up and running as soon as possible. If you wish to book on this course, please contact the admissions team by email: wma.training@solent.ac.uk. We apologise for any inconvenience in the meantime.

Please contact the admissions team if you require more information about this course:

Telephone: +44 (0)23 8201 5004 
Email: ship.handling@solent.ac.uk

Normal office hours are (UK time):
Monday - Thursday: 08.30 - 17.00
Friday 08.30 - 16.30

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