, , ,
Home | Courses | Use an Electronic Chart Display and Information System to Navigate Safely Skill Set

Use an Electronic Chart Display and Information System to Navigate Safely Skill Set

State ID: GAA49

This aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to understand the capability and limitations of ECDIS as used during a navigational watch, to operate, interpret and analyse information obtained from ECDIS, and manage ECDIS operation, system files and data. This course meets the requirements of STCW as revised by Manila Amendments 2010, and is AMSA approved. It also meets the requirements of IMO Model 1.27 (2012).

There is a written and practical assessment, and students receive an  ECDIS certificate upon course completion.

  • Elements of ECDIS
  • Watch keeping with ECDIS
  • ECDIS Route Planning and Monitoring
  • ECDIS Targets, Charts and Systems
  • ECDIS Responsibility

Prerequisites:

  • must have previously obtained formal instruction in Terrestrial Navigation and be familiar with visual navigation
  • must have served a period of supervised Bridge Watch - keeping duties
  • must have completed a Basic Radar / ARPA and ENS course
  • basic computer skills

2019 Dates

Monday November 11 - Friday November 15, 2019

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round

Fremantle - No future dates at present

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 5 days
Where Fremantle
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$3,485
Fee
Non-concession:
$3,485
Enquire now
Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

Semester 1

Fremantle - Courses run subject to numbers

Overview

Units

Overview
Duration 5 days
Where Fremantle
How Part Time
Fee
Non concession:
$3,485
Fee
Non-concession:
$3,485
Enquire now
Short courses and skill set courses run subject to demand. Use the course enquiry form at the end of this page to enquire now.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. 

Page last updated September 18, 2019